On June 5, in occasion of World Environment Day the Greens Movement of Georgia/Friends of the Earth –Georgia with support of the Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture organized a clean up action in Mtskheta with participation of employees of the Public Defender’s Office.
The celebration of Environment Day aims to raise people’s awareness of nature, promote sustainable development and actively involve the public in the pursuit of preserving and improving the environment. During this day, many environmental activities are held around the world. This day is marked by various environmental activities in Georgia
June 5, World Environment Day is celebrated since 1973 worldwide. In the action took part 30 volunteers, who cleaned up 1 ha area and collected 1m3 of waste.
Clean up action has been conducted within the framework of the project “Clean Up Georgia” (Phase III) and implemented by NGO consortium Greens Movement of Georgia/Friends of the Earth Georgia, Georgian Society of Nature Explorers “Orchis, “Ecological Awareness and Waste Management” with financial support of Swedish Government and in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Agriculture of Georgia and Solid Waste Management Company.
The Greens Movement of Georgia / Friends of the Earth- Georgia
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