ENVIRONMENTAL LITERACY NETWORKING PROJECT
The “Environmental Literacy Networking Project” is a project implemented by Yuva Association (Turkey) and Kyoto Club (Italy) within the European Union Civil Society Facility and Media – Support to Civil Society Networks and Platforms in Turkey.
The Support to Civil Society Networks and Platforms Program aims to empower active citizenship and strengthen civil society by contributing to the development of a vibrant civil society by encouraging more active democratic participation in policy and decision-making processes and by promoting a culture of fundamental rights and dialogue. It is financed by the European Union under the Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance II (IPA II).
SPECIFIC OBJECTIVE AND ACTIVITY CLUSTERS OF THE PROJECT
The specific objective of the project is to bring CSOs from Turkey and EU together around the shared concern of protecting the environment and combating climate change. These actors will come together under this network in order to exchange knowledge, experience and/or resources for shared learning in the field of environment and climate change and conduct, disseminate and advocate sustainability and ecological literacy (SEL) and climate change literacy (CCL) education programmes for citizens in general and public bodies in particular.
Three activity clusters serve the achievement of the abovementioned specific objective:
ENVIRONMENTAL LITERACY NETWORK
The “Environmental Literacy Network” (ELN) has been established within the framework of the project. Implemented activities within the scope of this network are in line with the following goals:
The project encompasses the following activities: