More than 1 billion people in 192 countries now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world. CENN together with EMBRACE Tsalka and GEO-CAP projects invite you to be a part of Earth Day and to help further climate action across the globe.
When life around the world returns to normal, our world cannot return to business-as-usual. We have the ability to make a difference in every industry, but that can only happen when we work together.
On 13-20 April, 2021 join our cycle of online environmental social evenings as we come together to make clear that climate action and restoration cannot wait. Cycle of online social evenings focuses on natural processes, emerging green technologies, green entrepreneurship and innovative thinking that can restore the world’s ecosystems.
The cycle of Social evenings encompasses goals and actions including reforestation, climate-smart agriculture, sustainable food and waste management, climate literacy, SDGs 2030 and citizen engagement. From capturing carbon and supporting the health and resilience of communities, to advocating for compulsory, assessed climate education, we have the ability to make lasting changes.
As part of online social evenings you will have the opportunity to attend the following sessions:
- Food Waste – 13 April, 16:00 – 17:00
- Waste management, practices and challenges – 14 April, 16:00 – 17:00
- Human Rights in Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WaSH) – 15 April, 16:00 – 17:00
- Rural development and climate resilient agriculture – 16 April, 16:00 – 17:00
- Climate Change and Eco Migration – 19 April, 15:00 – 16:00
- GREENovation and Social Entrepreneurship – 19 April, 16:00 – 17:00
- Sustainable Development Goals 2030 – 20 April, 16:00 – 17:00
Register for the online social evenings here: https://forms.gle/eMCVC8C8YRLkxyub8
The deadline for registration is 11 April, 18:00.
It’s time for collaborative climate action in Georgia – Let’s act together!
The EU-supported ENPARD project “Embrace Tsalka” is implemented by CENN in partnership with the Georgian Farmers’ Association (GFA) and German partner organization – Institute for Rural Development Research (IfLS). The project aims at diversifying local economic activities, improving the investment climate, and empowering competitive agricultural and environmental practices in Tsalka Municipality via bottom-up strategic planning of rural development.
The European Union supported Georgia Climate Action Program (GEO-CAP) is implemented by CENN together with the Kakheti Regional Development Fund (KRDF), the Chiatura Union (ACU), the Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti Agrotourism Development Association (RLS-ADA), and the Young Pedagogue’s Union (YPU). The target municipalities of the project are Gurjaani, Sagarejo, Akhmeta, Zestaponi, Tkibuli, Chiatura, Lanchkhuti, Ozurgeti, Oni, and Ambrolauri. The total budget of the project is 1 million euros.