Activism

ACTIVISM

„In order to contribute to the protection of the right of every person of present and future generations to live in an environment adequate to his or her health and well-being, each Party shall guarantee the rights of access to information, public participation in decision-making, and access to justice in environmental matters in accordance with the provisions of this Convention.“

– Convention on access to information, public participation in decision=making and access to justice in environmental matters Article 1

Strategic goals of the program are:

  • Encouragement and strengthening of the youth and their associations in regards to social engagement and questions about the environment;
  • Affirmation of the community’s right to know and education for the better application of the Law on Free Access to Information of Public Importance;
  • Promotion of the access to justice in environmental matters;
  • Raising the conscience of the general public on problems relevant to environmental protection, preservation and the betterment of the environment;

 

Activities:

Observing the international World Water Day,

Observing the international World Day for Laboratory Animals,

Observing the international Human Rights Day;

Observing the international Youth Day;

Organizing cleaning, afforestation, landscaping activities;

Participating in relevant public discussions;

Monitoring of public procurement;

Realization of projects designed for youth networking and affirmation of youth activism;

Humanitarian actions.