We are commencing a new two year project VOLVOX – Stronger involvement of civil society in environmental policy making and monitoring funded by the EU. As a Project Lead, partnered up with Belgrade Open School (BOS) and Renewables and Environmental Regulatory Institute (RERI), we are seeking to engage in advocating for adoption of key environmental […]
Volunteers for nature
Year of Realisation:
Goal and Project Description:
The overall goal of the project is to improve the protection of nature through cooperation between civil society organizations and the managers of protected areas with the active participation of citizens.
Improved tourist offers in the protected area Gradac River Gorge.
Increased the presence and visibility of nature protection in the media.
Increased the knowledge and skills of over 100 young people in the field of environmental protection.
Improved cooperation between civil society organizations and the managers of protected areas.
The target group of the project are the visitors of the River Gradac Gorge (mainly fishermen and nature lovers) and young volunteers who are interested in nature protection (over 100 directly engaged young people). The direct user of the project is the Ecological Society GRADAC, which is the manager of the River Gradac Gorge. Additionally, the user of the project is the city of Valjevo.
Project Spacial Area:
River Gradac Gorge
Ministry of Environmental Protection (RSD 1,237,500.00)
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