NAME OF THE PROJECT: Increasing public awareness for an active protection of biodiversity in the Czech Republic
Duration: January 1st, 2014 – October 31st, 2016
Project budget: 9, 680, 781 Czech crowns
Aim of the Project: The aim of the project is to raise public awareness of biodiversity and improve its protection, and to motivate people to actively protect it in their everyday lives. This is to be achieved through a comprehensive educational campaign, active engagement of citizens, and model educational programmes.
The project is supported by the grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway, through the EEA Grants.
The project „Increasing public awareness for an active protection of biodiversity in the Czech Republic” is financed by the EEA Grants 2009–2014. It is co-financed by the Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic and by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports.
Our project partners are Friends of the Earth Norway, The 7th Generation, Masaryk University, Hnutí Duha/Friends of the Earth Czech Republic - Olomouc, Lipka - educational institution for environmental training.
OTHER PROJECTS THAT SUPPORT CZECH WILDERNESS:
NAME OF THE PROJECT: EDUCATION ON „CLIMATE FORESTS“
Duration: September 1st, 2016 – October 31st, 2017
Project budget: 49 340 EUR
Aim of the project: The aim of the project is to raise awareness of the role forests play in solving climate changes by means of informal learning. Supported by EU Erasmus+ programme.
NAME OF THE PROJECT: REFIT FOE – THE RIGHT TO NATURE
Duration: March 1st, 2015 – February 28th, 2017
Project budget: 28 000 EUR
Supported by MAVA foundation.
NAME OF THE PROJECT: ENVIRONMENTALLY-AWARE TOURISM
Duration: January 1st, 2016 – December 31st, 2016
Project budget: 629 300 Czech crowns
Aim of the project: The project focuses on enhancing the protection of nature and landscape, and on the promotion of soft tourism in selected areas with patches of wilderness. The project aims to introduce new options of sustainable tourism in the wilderness areas, which are left to themselves and to the admiration by thoughtful visitors.
The project was realized with a financial support of the state budget of the Czech Republic and with the assistance of the Ministry of Regional Development.