On March 22, the World Water Day in Khobi municipality was marked with clean up actions within the framework of the campaigns “Clean up Georgia” and “Blue Stream. ” The event has been organized by the local coordinator of Greens Movement of Georgia/ Friends of the Earth Georgia in cooperation with local authorities.
During the action the shoreline of the river Khobistskali and the central districts of the municipality were cleaned up. About 1 hectare of land was cleaned up and around 10 m3 of waste was collected. Nearly 100 volunteers took part in this event, along with organizers the representatives of local residents as well as local authorities.
Clean up action in Khobi municipality 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 Natural Resources Protection of Georgia and Solid Waste Management Company.