The ENV.Net sub-grantees in Turkey are selected!

The ENV.Net sub-grant program for increasing the capacity of local NGOs is ongoing in Turkey. Under the call for application in December 2015, 29 applications from several cities were sent to TEMA Foundation. After careful evaluation by a jury committee, two of these 29 local NGOs are selected as sub-grantees:
i)    Kazdağı Doğal ve Kültürel Varlıkları Koruma Derneği (Mount Ida Natural Habitat and Cultural Heritage Conservation Association), from Çanakkale with their project entitled “The local people of Mount Ida will protect their nature”, a local capacity building and advocacy project, and
ii)   Doğal Kaynak ve Biyolojik Çeşitliliği Koruma Derneği (The Association for Conservation of Natural Resources and Biodiversity) from Antalya, with their project entitled “Tunceli Lynx Communication Network”, a conservation project for endangered lynxes. .
The representatives of the two associations are invited to TEMA Foundation on 3 February 2015, for a short training and for signing the project contracts.