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Ecological action “Separate cleaning” took place in Mosty

Ecological action “Separate cleaning” took place in Mosty

On the International day of the Earth (April, 22nd) the "Separate cleaning" action was organized in Mosty-town (Grodno region) by EU/UNDP Project"Support to the development of a comprehensive framework for international environmental cooperation in the Republic of Belarus".
The event started with introduction of theoretical basis of the necessity of separate waste collection and proceeded into practical separate collection. Participants were divided into 3 groups according to the type of the waste collected - "Glass", "Plastic" and "Biowaste". After the very first hour of сleaning participants fulfilled all the containers.
After the action all participants left special signs with their wishes for the park visitors to preserve the nature of the park.
Action was held in cooperation with local authorities, education department and two schools-participants of "Green School" Programme and Aarhus Center.

For further information, please contact Alena Sedach, EU/UNDP Project PR Specialist, phone: +375 17 267-96-23, +375 044 786-55-56, e-mail: alena.sedach@undp.by.

 


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