International Bat Night

25th IBN will be held on August 28/29, 2021


2021 marks the 30th Anniversary of EUROBATS and the 25th Anniversary of International Bat Night



Comic "Bono's Adventures" is now available in English and German!




The EUROBATS Secretariat has received the sad news that on Thursday, 8 April our dear colleague and highly renowned bat scientist Dr. Jens Rydell has passed away at the age of 67.

He will be very missed. Our sincere sympathy is with his family, friends and colleagues.


On February 6, our  Swedish friend and colleague Dr. Ingemar Ahlén passed away at the age of 84. Our condolences and sympathy go to his family and friends. 

See the obituary written by his EUROBATS peers and colleagues 



Notification to the Parties by CMS, AEWA, and EUROBATS


Recommendations of the Advisory Committee of EUROBATS on potential risks of SARS-CoV-2 transmission from humans to bats


Click for more info (FAQs, statements, etc.) on bats and coronavirus outbreak



Meeting of Parties 

Advisory Committee

Standing Committee 

Bat Conservation 

EUROBATS Projects Initiative














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