The Carpathian Forum was held in Polańczyk on 20-21 March 2014. It was attended by representatives of government organizations, NGOs and representatives of the scientific community.

The speeches were presented, among others by prof. dr . eng. architect Piotr Patoczka that devoted his presentation to the role of spatial planning in protecting the natural heritage of the Carpathians, prof. dr . Krzysztof Kukuła, who discussed the problems of protection of aquatic ecosystems in the Carpathian Mountains. The Director of the Regional Development Agency in Svidník, Mr. Miron Mikita presented the results of studies in the monitoring on the implementation of the Carpathian Convention in the Prešov Region, while Krzysztof Staszewski – the President of the Association " Pro Carpathia" presented the results of the research in the Podkarpackie region.
An important point of the meeting was the signing by the participants of the meeting a partnership agreement for the implementation of the Carpathian Convention in the Carpathian Euroregion , thus creating a cross-border organizational structure for the implementation of the Carpathian Convention.

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