News Archive

Please see below our press releases, archived by year, so you can see what we have been up to since our start in the summer of 2006.

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Thousands help EOCA choose conservation projects to receive €180,000 CAT Walkers credit Harrison Ooi, MyCAT Many thousands of outdoor enthusiasts have joined European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) members to choose six vital conservation projects for EOCA to fund this spring. In total, nearly €180,000 has been pledged to projects in six different countries, with all funds coming from membership fees and fundraising monies raised from the European outdoor industry. EOCA holds two funding rounds per year, with the second one taking place in the autumn. more detail
Footwear and Festivals – 2 new Members for Conservation Welcome to EOCA! The European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) is celebrating the arrival of Spring by welcoming two new members to the organisation – Zamberlan and Kendal Mountain Festival – bringing the total number of members to 126.
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More than €8,000 for Conservation is No Mean ‘Feet’ at ISPO Thanks to the SOG and Messe Munich! The total amount collected by EOCA (European Outdoor Conservation Association) from the recent ISPO trade show in Munich came to record €8556 this year. Not only this but four new companies signed up either at the show itself or immediately afterwards, bringing the total number of members of the growing conservation organisation to 125.
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Conservation at ISPO Happy Hour 2014.  Photo Conservation will again be coming to ISPO this winter as the European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) prepares to raise awareness of its work and funds for its projects in 2015.
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Amazonian Boost for European Conservation Amazon The New Year has started with a huge vote of confidence for the European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) thanks to the new membership of its first online retailer, Amazon EU Sarl.
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Trust completes £60k footpath repair work on Skye’s Blà Bheinn Bla Bheinn airlift Contractors have finished restoration work on the 3.8km footpath that rises 928 metres to the spectacular summit of the ‘Blue Mountain’ on the edge of the Cuillin.
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I wish you could have been here to see the vibe of my colleagues when I shared your message (about funding) and photo. A tsunami of joy I guess is the closest to describe it! Thank you so much, it is an honour and a joy to be working with you and your organisation.

Fabrice Leclerc, La Vallee Eternelle