Nature Conservation in the 21st Century

E.C.O. is a non-university research and educational institution for "nature conservation in the 21st century". Our focus is on protected areas and certified regions. With our daily projects, we are operating on a global basis.

Our work and services support our (inter)national clients in their endeavours to preserve and improve natural spaces, to provide exceptional nature experiences to visitors and to improve rural livelihoods and economic conditions in these regions. 

Our clients appreciate the high quality results and innovative solutions for their practical questions and specific challenges.

For this, we combine stringent technical concepts with strong practical experiences and professional design. The outstanding quality of our services builds on the combination of ecological expertise, clear communication and effective project management.

News | Current Projects

First pentalateral UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in the World

The submission of the international protected area project Mura-Drava-Danube is on the way.

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#UNEARTHED19: Create your own job.

E.C.O. supports the foundation of companies for nature conservation in the 21st century with a new event format.

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MMCA: Final Call for your Application

The application deadline for the next round of the master programme "Management of Conservation Areas" ends on November 30.

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MMCA: Crowdfunding, river dolphin and mountain gorilla - MCA on Tour

Information afternoons on the master programme in Management of Conservation Areas in Vienna (14.10.), Klagenfurt (7.11.), Berne (21.11.), and Frankfurt (27.11.)

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