Closing conference of the project 'Local plans for safe water'
18.10.2012 | Sofia, Bulgaria
Association Eco World 2007, WECF and partners will present to partners and media the results of the project "Local Plans for Safe Water".
The event will be held on October 18, Thursday, in the building of District Administration District Sofia - Vitosha Blvd 6th, 5th floor at 9.30.
Program in English
Program in Bulgarian
The project, which started in August 2011 and continued until November 2012, was funded by the DBU (German Foundation for Environment) and conducted in collaboration with the NGO WECF. The aim was raising awareness for the need for environmental protection and especially the importance of safety and quality of drinking water.
As part of this project, in three localities of Pravets and two settlements of Stara Zagora Municipality, teachers and students have developed local plans for safe water. Within the project, they studied the local drinking water supply system evaluated and developed a concept for improvement.
Specifically for the project, WECF and Eco World 2007 Association developed training modules for students, which included a lot of useful information about the properties of water, water cycle, water test, use, care, treatment, health risks, legal framework, etc.
Particular attention was paid to the practical activities of the project, aimed at children to shape their own environment and to transfer their knowledge about water and water for their family and the local community.