The LIFE Connect Carpathians beneficiaries are:


Fauna & Flora International (FFI) – Coordinating beneficiary

FFI is the world’s longest established international conservation body and a registered charity. It protects threatened species and ecosystems worldwide, choosing solutions that are sustainable, based on sound science and take account of human needs

Ministry Of Environment, Waters and Forestry (MEWF) – Associated beneficiary

MEWF is the governmental public institution with responsibility for: implementation of governmental politics in the environmental field; coordination of activities related to nature protection, conservation of biological diversity, natural habitats, wild flora and fauna for their sustainable use.

General Inspectorate of the Romanian Gendarmerie (GIRG) – Associated beneficiary

GIRG is the State’s specialized institution, which, by law, exercises its authority for the protection of wild animals, forests and protected areas by enacting specific measures to prevent and counter any infringements of the legal provisions.

Zarand Association (ZA) – Associated beneficiary

ZA is a non-governmental organization that aims to implement projects that contribute to biodiversity conservation and provide sustainable livelihood opportunities for local communities