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SMALL RIVERS – BIG CHALLENGES

2013 - 2015

Small Rivers – Big Challenges:  Working Together to Protect and Develop the Small Rivers of the Disna Basin

            

The initiative involved active citizens in the environmental protection of the tributaries of the Disna River. Thanks to the project, 21 ecological posts and 15 school ecological clubs have been improving the ecological condition of the small rivers in cooperation with the local authorities.

 


BELLA CUISINE

2013 - 2014

Bella Cuisine: Culinary Service Improvement in Latgale and Vitebsk, based on Culinary Heritage Concept

           

Thanks to the project, cafes, restaurants, and farmsteads from the neighboring regions of Vitebsk (Belarus) and Latgale (Latvia) can now apply new tools for marketing their traditional recipes to gourmand tourists. Moreover, Vitebsk region became the first Belarusian member of the European Culinary Heritage Network.

 


LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION PLANS

2012 - 2015

Local Environmental Action Plans Component: Introducing New Visions for the Better Environment in Belarusian Districts

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These environmental plans provide 10 Belarusian districts with opportunities of how to improve approaches to waste management and sanitation, to consume electricity efficiently, to create green zones. The LEAPs should also enable local governments to attract investment for protecting the environment.