Avrupa Minerals Ltd. (Avrupa) is an exploration-stage company. Avrupa is a junior exploration and development company focused on exploration of mineral deposits in Europe, including Portugal, Kosovo, and Germany. The Company holds 16 exploration licenses in three European countries, including 10 in Portugal covering 2,276 square kilometers, five in Kosovo covering 153 square kilometers, and one in Germany covering 307 square kilometers. Avrupa operates two joint ventures in Portugal, covering four of the licenses, including: the Alvalade JV, with Antofagasta Minerals SA (Antofagasta), covering three licenses in the Iberian Pyrite Belt of southern Portugal, and the Covas JV, with Blackheath Resources Inc. (Blackheath), covering one license in northern Portugal. The Company through its wholly owned subsidiary, MAEPA Empreendimentos Mineiros e Participacoes Lda. (MAEPA), is focused in the Portuguese portion of the Iberian Pyrite Belt.