Social event “We are the future ecologists!”

In realization of the event “Green action in Veles”, the organiser, Vila Zora, Veles and the team from Macedonia, included kindergarten children and pupils from all elementary schools in Veles. The action was organized in the courtyard of the kindergarten “Dimche Mirchev,” where the youngest, together with the organizers and representatives of the local government planted trees to[…..]

Social event “Tour de Veles”

On 21st of March, 2016, in Veles, Vila Zora, in cooperation with the team from Macedonia, organised a social event, titled “Tour de Veles”. Over 200 hundred citizens, young and adults, with a bicycle procession on the city streets of Veles marked March 21, the first day of spring and ecology. The aim was to send a[…..]

New projects are about to start in Kosovo

In March, ATRC, as part of the project activities selected three sub-grantee organizations that will implement three projects during the spring period. The projects to be implemented are: Protecting rivers from pollution and degradation: the main objective of the Project aims to raise the awareness of institutions but also of citizen for environmental protection in[…..]

A new Call for proposal is released by EU Delegation

A new Call for proposal is released by EU Delegation in FYROM: Support to Civil Society Organisations under the Civil Society Facility 2015 Civil Society Facility and Media, Multi-Beneficiary Programme 2015 under the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) Publication Reference: EuropeAid/151569/DD/ACT/MK. The call includes three priority areas: Priority 1:  Support to civil society horizontal measures;[…..]

The River Basin Management Commission Workshop

Turkish Partner TEMA Foundation attended the “River Basin Management Commission Workshop” organized by General Directorate of State Hydraulic Works on March, 15. All of the 130 participants were distributed the book “Liquid Assets: The Critical Need to Safeguard Freshwater Ecosystems” along with the TEMA Foundation Proposal of Law on Water, which were both printed[…..]

Co-PLAN launched a restricted call for proposal

Co-PLAN, Institute for Habitat Development during the month of March opened the restricted call for proposal for small grants for Environmental Organizations operating in Albania. The call under the title “Green Initiatives towards complying with EU environmental standards” will be awarded to organizations applying for advocacy awareness campaigns, monitoring platforms/tools, small innovative interventions and research studies[…..]

Environmental Protection and Waste Management conference

On 04th of March ATRC participated in the Conference organized by Urban Research Institute (URI) in Kukes (Albania). Conference was part of the project Environmental Protection and Waste Management implemented jointly by ATRC and URI,  implemented jointly by ATRC and URI and supported by European Commission Delegation in Albania. In this final conference results of[…..]

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Training was held in Istanbul

The Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation has organised trainings in different regions of Turkey, within the framework of “The Technical Assistance for Implementation of the By-Law on Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Project”. Turkish Env.Net partner TEMA Foundation attended the fourth SEA training which was held February 3-5 in Istanbul. During the 3 days training, SEA[…..]

Representatives from NGOs and Universities have met with the Chief Negotiator for Climate Change of Turkey

On 24th February, representatives from several NGOs and academic institutions (including representatives the Turkish Env.Net partner TEMA Foundation) have participated to a meeting with Turkey’s Chief Negotiator for Climate Change, Prof. Mehmet Emin Birpınar, to discuss the outlook of Turkey’s climate policy after the COP21. The background of the COP21 negotiations is discussed in details[…..]