In the next five years, volunteering for nature protection in Serbia is gaining additional recognition through the award “Volunteers are Nature’s Peers“! We are opening this year’s contest within the project “Together for the Environment” funded by the USAID, implemented by the Belgrade Open School. Civil society organizations and institutions are invited to nominate volonteers […]
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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