Project; ongoing, up to 5 years
Submitted by / EUSDR Priority Area(s): PA 3 Culture & Tourism
Friends of the DANUBE (FOD) Camps provide an opportunity for young people to meet their peers along the Danube Region and to get in touch with local environmental organisations. The programme is organised through theory and practice, with:
- Guided workshops for youngsters, where they have the opportunity to talk with experts from various fields, such as rangers from national parks, researchers from biological institutions, local tourist organisations, water conservation experts, NGOs, etc.
- Practical education with various activities, such as bird watching, kayaking, trekking, tree planting, cycling, camping, or cooking.
The goal of the programme is to connect, empower and activate youth in protection and enhancement of biodiversity and to experience the river in adventurous way, through fun and engaging activities.
Need and (expected) impact
FOD Camps are a practical education programme, providing knowledge and skills for young people in the Danube Region.
FOD Camps give an opportunity for youth to meet their peers along the Danube Region, and to get in touch with local environmental organisations.
Budget and Funding
PAC PA 3, Ms Irina Cozma (email@example.com)