Project name: Promoting nature education as efficient mean of awareness raising
Project acronym: People with nature
Project is co-financed by the "Estonia – Latvia – Russia Cross Border Cooperation Programme within European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument 2007 – 2013”and The foundation Environmental Investments Centre.
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Project duration: April 2012 - September 2014
Project manager: Sille Talvet, email@example.com, www.gravitas.ee
Project lead partner: Nature Conservation Agency, Meldra Lagenfelde, firstname.lastname@example.org, (Latvia)
Tartu Environmental Education Centre side coordinator: Kersti Sõgel, e-mail: email@example.com, telefon: 55983328
Partner No.1 Nature Conservation Agency
Partner No.2 Natural History Museum Support Society
Partner No.3 Gauja National Park Foundation
Partner No.4 Dagda local municipality
Partner No.5 Tartu Environmental Education Centre
Partner No.6 Peipsi Centre for Transboundary Cooperation
Partner No.7 Pskov regional public organization "Lake Peipsi Project, Pskov”
Partner No.8 Federal State Institution "The Sebezh National Park"
Partner No.9 Pskov regional centre of the development of gifted children and youth
Partner No 10 State committee on natural resources use and environment protection
Partner No.11 Saint-Petersburg charitable public organisation "Biologists for nature
The main objective of the project is to integrate ideas, capacity and tools for improvement of nature education situation and so awareness of the society on sustainable development and integrated nature conservation in the region of Estonia, Latvia and Russia. It is important to show the values and functions of nature and at the same time to show the ways for further development of mankind that would save our recourse.
June 12, 2012 - press realize about project start
June 26- 27, 2012 - kick off meeting took place in Latvia, Sigulda
July 23 - 29, 2012 - international youth camp in Russia
September 24 - 25, 2012 - project working group meeting in Estonia, Tartu
September 25 - 29, 2012 - study trip to Estonian nature education centres
February 12- 13, 2013 - project working group meeting in Staryi Izborsk, Russia
February 28 - March 3, 2013 - fair "School 2013" in Riga, Latvia
March 13 and 15, 2013 - first aid training for nature guides in Tartu, Estonia
May 2013 - project newsletter is ready
May 28 and 29, 2013 - study days about river Emajõgi
June 10, 2013 - Est-Lat-Rus Programme Annual event
June 11 - 15, 2013 - study trip to Latvia
July 22 - 27, 2013 - international nature youth camp in Latvia
August 18, 2013 - Introduction of the project in Põlva fair "Green Living"
September 14, 2013 - European Cooperation day
September 17, 2013 - project working group meeting in Sebezhis
September 16. - 21., 2013 - study trip to Russia
February 4.- 5., 2014 - project working group meeting in Tartu
August 26, 2014 - project final event in Estonia
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