Тraining course for young environmentalists
A training course for young environmentalists, comprised of four modules, was carried out within the framework of the project “Improvement of the capacity for nature protection by enhancement of the cooperation between young environmentalists in Bolyarovo – Kofcaz municipalities” Contract № РД-02-29-47, financed by the European Union through the INTERREG IPA Bulgaria-Turkey programme.
On the 28th and 29th of December 2017 in the computer hall of Chitalishte "Vazrazhdane-1912", (Bolyarovo ) was conducted a training with 15 participating students from “Dr. Petar Beron” School of Bolyarovo, under the title "Young Ecologists".
The course included four modules providing information in the field of chemistry, biology, physics and ecosystems. The knowledge acquired by the youngsters covered the topics of biotic and abiotic factors of habitats, ecosystems and biomes, interconnections between resources and natural systems etc.
At the beginning and at the end of the two-day training, the participants completed tests to measure the extent of their knowledge of the themes presented during the event. Additionally, a conversation was held in which the young people shared their concerns about the increasing environmental pollution, fires, disasters and human activities that violate the ecological balance and raise serious questions about the future of the planet.
The project has a duration of 12 months and is being implemented in partnership with the municipality of Kochash from the Republic of Turkey and provides for the utilization of innovative activities aimed at attracting the attention of young people from both sides of the border to the problem of environmental protection.
The project has a budget of € 78,367.03 and lasts until 20.03.2018.
The project "“Improvement of the capacity for nature protection by enhancement of the cooperation between young environmentalists in Bolyarovo – Kofcaz municipalities” Project CB005.1.12.153 was co-financed by the EU through INTERREG-IPA CBC Bulgaria-Turkey Programme.
This publication has been prepared with the assistance of the EU through INTERREG-IPA CBC Bulgaria-Turkey CCI No 2014TC16I5CB005. The content of the publication is responsibility of the Youth Non-governmental organization Bolyarovo and cannot in any way be considered as reflecting the opinion of the EU or the Managing Authority of the Program.