Strengthening the capacity of local actors in the field of environment

In the framework of the project "Support for Sustainable Environmental Development in Cross-Border Area through joint initiatives" (SSEDAM), a project funded by the EU and implemented by Democratic Integration and Development Center, where Kukes Regional Council is a partner, today was finalized the three-day training "Train the Trainers".

This training aimed to train, advice, and further strengthen the capacity and knowledge of local actors to address more efficiently the challenges and opportunities related to the environment.

Representatives of LGUs, educational, environmental, civil society also Environmental Club raised on both sides of the border Albania – Montenegro participated in this training.
Except the main topic -environment, this training also addressed other important points that relate to it such as;

  • IPA projects and requirements that a project must meet to apply for these funds.
  • Knowledge of environmental legislation in Albania and Montenegro.
  • Importance of Environmental Clubs and their role in the local and regional level.
  • Community awareness of environmental issues in decision-making.

At the end of the training was held a closing ceremony of this activity and distribution of certificates to the participants