logo-small1On October 17 2014 The Association of Parks in Bulgaria started its work on the “For More Efficient Civic Nature Protection: Training in Green Advocacy” project.  The activities will be held in the next 12 months and are comprised of:

  1. Elaboration of a Handbook of advocacy for environmental protection
  2. Enriching the database of the Protected Areas Archive www.ekoarhiv.bg by new document funds, fostering green advocacy
  3. Four 2-day trainings in Sofia, Plovdov, Varna and Gabrovo for NGO, civic activist groups and youth on advocacy for environmental protection
  4. Promotion of the project’s aim and the outcomes of the efforts made for building capacity in green advocacy via:

4.1. Presentation of the developed Handbook and announcing the schedule for the trainings;

4.2. Exhibition of archive documents acquired with new document funds and a discussion on their significance for concrete cases of green advocacy in Bulgaria.

The project is has a total budget of 19990.88 euro and is funded by the NGO Programme in Bulgaria under the EEA Financial Mechanism 2009-2014 www.ngogrants.bg

For more information, please contact the Project Manager Vera Staevska at vera_staevska  @ abv.bg