Green up 2022-2024 - youth for green change of schools and local communities

2022-09-01 » 2024-04-30

A program co-financing activities under the project.: Active Citizens - Regional Fund
Project Partners: - Association for the Development of Cooperative and Local Entrepreneurship WAMA-COOP - Project Leader
- Association of Polish Communities Euroregion Baltic
- Elbląg Technology Park
- Fonix A.S.

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The "Green Up" project involves 3 social partners (2 PL and 1 NO), 1 business environment institution (ETP), 3 local government units and 9 educational institutions in activities pro-environmental activities through:

  1. Activation of regional civic and social involvement based on organisations of the 3rd sector and related entities working for the benefit of the younger generation in the region of Warmia and Mazury and Pomerania;
  2. Internationalization of activities and entrepreneurial attitudes of social organizations,
    civic and self-governmental organizations and increase their competence to work with young people in the field of green and blue growth (pro-climate actions) and to counteract their negative effects;
  3. Developing a long-term ecological strategy, pro-environmental activities of the young generation in peripheral regions;
  4. Creation of a regional platform for cooperation and multi-stakeholder dialogue (NGOs, local government units, schools, youth) for the benefit of local communities and environmental protection;
  5. School as a living laboratory of change - inclusion of local communities in the life of the school, in environmental education and in environmental activities.
  6. Creating new solutions to existing problems and challenges;
    "Green UP" is also to increase civic engagement and the practical influence of young people on local decisions and changes in schools (9) in 3 municipalities (at school and municipality)


Project area: building democratic culture and civic engagement at the local level - Environmental education
Project scope: local and transnational (investment action in Poland, know how from Norway)
Role of STG ERB: partner with own budget
Funding level 100%
Project budget: 114,969.00 EUR
STG ERB budget: 24,490.00 EUR
Project consortium: 5 partners 3 sector organizations from 3 from Poland and 1 from Norway

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