Capacity Building for NGO-Business Partnerships
Duration: 1 January, 2008 – 31 December, 2008
Project objective: To build the capacity of environmental NGOs from Bulgaria, Romania and Macedonia to establish working partnerships with business organizations and public authorities for participation in the implementation of environmental policy; transfer know-how and best practices from EU 25 for cooperation between environmental NGOs, business and public authorities, develop practical skills of 3 environmental organizations for participation in the implementation of environmental policy, through increasing business-NGO-public authorities collaboration. During the training periods representatives of the three ecological and business organizations establish joint initiatives for further cooperation.
Location: Bulgaria, Romania, Macedonia, Belgium
Results: Increased skills of the team members for building NGO – business partnerships for the implementation of the environmental policy. Thirty organizations members with increased capacity for building NGO – business partnerships and ability for implementing environmental legislation.
- TIME Foundation, Bulgaria (lead partner)
- Ruse Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Bulgaria)
- Group One (Belgium)
- Mare Nostrum (Romania)
- Association of SMEs - Constanza PIMM (Romania)
- Proaktiva (Macedonia)
Project Donor(s): EuropeAid