Don´t change climate- educate youth

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Зупинимо зміну клімату, навчаючи молодь

Country/ies: Ukraine
Status: Actual projects
Category: Projects for rural/local development with partial contents of sustainable tourism
Link to the Tourism Strategy: Objective 3 - Establish a continuous process of awareness raising, capacity building, education and training on sustainable tourism development and management at all levels
Duration of the project: 30.11.2016-31.05.2017
Objectives and results of the project:

Objective:
The project objective is to enhance sustainability through protection of the environment, applying introduction of effective environmental education tools, promotion of outdoor activities and to raise awareness about nature heritage and climate change effects.
Project packages:
I. Development different educational materials supporting implementation of the sustainable toursim in the Carpathian National Nature park and raising awareness of stakeholders.
II. Train educators, how to apply developed educational materials, which include issues of environment protection, sustainable development, climate change, national parks, reduction of garbage, volunteerism, wilderness, eco-tourism.
III. Stimulate youth to visit national parks and promotion of leave-no-trace concept.

Implementing organization / institution:

NGO "Eco-play",
Yaremche, 6, Stusa Str.
MFO 300023, Code 24679172,
tel./fax +3803434-211-57, +3803434-227-31
email:eco.play.karpaty@gmail.com

Project partners:

European Wilderness Society: http://wilderness-society.org/wilderness-projects/dont-change-climate-educate-youth/

Carpathian National Nature Park: http://cnnp.if.ua/en/

Total amount of the project: 18213
Financing institution(s): Others
Name of program(s): Embassy of Australia in Ukraine through the Direct Aid Programme
Project website: http://ekoplay.my-dev.xyz