NIC/Youth Protecting Our Environment
Development cooperation , 07.08.2013

NIC/Youth Protecting Our Environment

Description

The aim of the project is to enhance the youth's environmental awareness and to improve environmental education in Matagalpa Nicaragua. The main idea is to develop a new model for environmental education, which will be piloted in 5 schools and 2 youth environmental organisations. In piloting phase there will be altogether 870 beneficiaries. Supporting activities are forestation and recycling. For these supporting activities there will be 750-800 participants annually. Environmental education model and recycling practices will be spread outside the piloting schools with the help of the local administration.

Admittance

  • 2011: 23 588 €
  • 2012: 14 171 €
  • 2013: 18 150 €

Target country

Nicaragua

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Aid to environment
  • Climate change - adaptation
  • Climate change - mitigation
  • Biodiversity
  • Desertification

Field of activity

  • Environmental education/ training 100%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

Oulu-Matagalpa ystävyysseura ry

Contact

keo-30

Code for the object of funding

36421201

ID

UHA2011-007356

Modified

07.08.2013