On 11.11.2020, Edirne Chamber of Commerce and Industry, organized a final press conference to complete  “ECO WOMAN – Initiatives to Manage Natural Resources for Safe Life”, /No CB005.2.12.079 Project financed under Interreg-IPA  Bulgaria Turkey 2014-2020 Cross Border Cooperation Programme.

30 representatives from local and regional media, stakeholders, partner organizations attended the press conference and were informed about the project and all implemented project activities, indicators and targets achieved.

The project ends on 12.11.2020 and this is the final event of its implementation. Lead beneficiary of the Project is EuroClub Women, Bulgaria and Turkish partner is Edirne Chamber of Commerce and Industry from Turkey. Project is implemented under priority axis 1 “Environment”, specific objective 1.2. Project is under Second Call of Interreg-IPA  Bulgaria Turkey 2014-2020 Cross Border Cooperation Programme and aims capacity building for nature conservation, sustainable use and management of common natural resources in cross border region via common initiatives.

By applying a series of good practices related to the formation of resources and capacity among people, protecting and managing the purity of the main components of the natural environment, conducting and ensuring ecological and organic production in the cross-border region, with education and motivation, promoted safe and environmentally friendly living.

Various project activities have been carried out – including a survey summarizing the views of 300 people from the cross-border region, the publication of an information brochure, trainings involving 80 people, exchange of visits with over 200 representatives from the region, the project website, development and distribution of promotional materials. All these activities implemented encouraged and aroused the interest of the general population in the cross-border region to discuss and work on measures to protect the environment in which they live and work.

More information about the implemented project activities can be found on the project website: https://eco.euwomanbg.com/

Or from: Edirne Chamber of Commerce and Industry ( I. Murat Mah Talatpaşa Cad No 80)