We Grow Together

July-December 2020 Informal waste collectors are part of the vulnerable groups in our society for a long time. They are part of the grey economy by picking plastics and selling them for a low price due to cash (unregistered) payment. It is estimated that about 800 families are engaged in this activity, collecting about 80-90% […]

WE WANT SOLAR ENERGY

December 2019-May 2020 General goal of the project: Creating a network of high school students who actively study and exert public pressure on the institutions for strengthening the climate change education and include greater representation of solar energy in the energy system Partners High School Orce Nikolov, Skopje; High School Zdravko Cvetkovski, Skopje; High School […]

Solar Energy Schools

August 2019- April 2020 Objectives Developed activist groups for climate change in high schools in Bitola, Kicevo and Skopje, Signing a petition for “Solar Energy Schools”, Increased awareness among decision makers about the importance of climate change education and solar energy as an energy source for educational institutions – at least one institution sends a […]

ACTION, SELECTION AND REUSE for less waste

June-November 2019 The project will raise awareness among citizens about the principles of prevention, selection and reuse of waste, and will also activate citizens, with a special focus on young people, to engage in cleaning actions, selection and reuse of waste, and education of the population. . Objectives Promotion, encouragement and active involvement of the […]

Youth for Environmental Change

June-October 2019 Young people are not aware of the importance of places that are touristic and valuable to the country that they live in. The rise of tourism in such places additionally is making the places more and more non-environmental friendly. The increase of the numbers of tourists coming every year in North Macedonia is […]

Environmental education and youth activism for cleaner air

March-October 2019  Objective: Establishing a sustainable network of eco-clubs in the high schools in the City of Skopje which will strive for a healthier environment and cleaner air.  Activity 1: Creating new eco-clubs in high schools and strengthening the existing clubs in the City of Skopje  Activity 2: Learning program (informative videos)  Video 1: Youth […]

Youth voice for environmental change in high schools II (Establishing a national youth environmental network)

March-October 2019 Students in the schools in Macedonia have the tendency of not participating in the organizations or associations that represent the young population. According to the research for “Youth Participation in Macedonia” by CSOs “Youth Educational Forum” and “Reactor” around 70% of the students in the high school do not know if there is […]

Green skills for young people

December 2018-May 2019 Achieved goals: Mapping of green jobs Creating a database of trainers for green jobs Increased knowledge and skills of high school students on topics related to environmental protection, climate change, sustainable development, and air quality. Cooperation with employers that enable “shadow learning” of high school students with employees who have green occupations […]