Natura 2000 is the centerpiece of the European Union nature & biodiversity policy. Is the largest network of protected areas in the world. The aim of the network is to assure the long-term survival of Europe's most valuable and threatened species and habitats.
Seven 20’ stock shots bundles have been produced to aid journalists covering the issues mentioned above. All the footage is free of charge and free from copyright. Please see the links below each description to view and download the material.
N.B. The topics selected below are highlights only.
Montenegro (candidate country)
The European Commission will report to EU member states on the country's readiness to start accession negotiations with the EU. The Commission Opinion of November 2010 called for greater fulfilment of membership criteria in a number of key areas, including:
Media Freedom – Footage includes exterior shots of the public broadcaster; a private television channel and newspaper, Vijesti; journalists at work; news stands with the main Montenegrin newspapers.
Environment – Sequence showing illegal dumping of rubbish near Ulcinj. The high number of illegal rubbish dumps is a significant ongoing environmental problem in Montenegro.
Stock shots available on the other countries: