iSea and The Green Tank continue their actions under the “Learn – Participate – Protect” project that aims to empower citizens and voluntary groups to enhance their participation in public debates and decision-making on pressing environmental issues.
The project focuses on three topics: climate crisis, biodiversity loss and plastic pollution. The introductory webinars are organized to provide information on the scope of each of these three environmental topics.
The second series of the project’s activities (2022-2023) begins with the webinar on plastic pollution, on Tuesday, October 11, 2022. The webinar will be delivered by Anastasia Charitou. co-ordinator of the “Human and Aquatic Ecosystem” department of iSea.
More information as well as the programme of the webinar are available (in Greek) here.
The following webinar will be on “Biodiversity loss: Science and Data“. It will be delivered by Ioli Christopoulou, Policy Director, The Green Tank, on Tuesday, October 18,2022. More information as well as the programme of the webinar are available (in Greek) here.
The third introductory webinar will be on “Climate Change: Science and Data“. It will be delivered by Nikos Mantzaris, on Tuesday, October, 25 2022. More information as well as the programme of the webinar are available (in Greek) here.
You can register for the webinar here.
You can learn more about the project (in Greek) here.
The project “Learn-Participate-Protect the environment” is operated by iSea and implemented in partnership with the Green Tank, under the Active Citizens Fund programme. It includes two cycles of informational and training activities consisting of webinars and live webinars during the academic years 2021-2022 and 2022-2023.
* The Active citizens fund in Greece is supported through a €13,5m grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway as part of the EEA Grants 2014 – 2021. The programme aims to develop the sustainability and capacity of the civil society sector in Greece, and to strengthen its role in promoting and safeguarding democratic procedures, active citizenship and human rights. The Fund Operator for the Active citizens fund in Greece is Bodossaki Foundation in consortium with SolidarityNow.