Eco camp in Kolkheti and Borjomi-Kharagauli Protected Areas - June-July 2015

From June 21 to July 12 2015, in Kolkheti and Borjomi-Kharagauli Protected Areas were arranged summer eco camps ‘EcoVision, organized by NGO ‘EcoVision’ and supported by NGO ‘Citizen.’ Up to 250 school students took part in camps – the winners of: EcoVision TV Show quiz, ‘SPARE’ project competition, NGO ‘Citizen’ Civil Olympics and the Ministry of Culture contest.

 

Eco camp in Kolkheti and Borjomi-Kharagauli Protected Areas - June-July 2015

 

In eco camp program there are integrated educational thematic trainings and scientific works as well as many sports activities, educational games and adventure tours. The camp program also provides the establishment of healthy lifestyle among adolescents, through a variety of sports activities (rafting, mountain bike racing, Zip-Line Tour, etc.)

 

Eco camp in Kolkheti and Borjomi-Kharagauli Protected Areas - June-July 2015

 

In eco camps there were held popular lectures on environmental issues by professors and experts of this field. EcoVision TV Show anchors and film crew also participated in eco camps. Camp activities are constantly covered by EcoVision TV Show, which is broadcasted every Saturday at 11:00 am. and again every Sunday at 5:00 pm. on GDS TV.

 

Eco camp in Kolkheti and Borjomi-Kharagauli Protected Areas - June-July 2015

 

Eco camp aims to raise awareness of participants in following environmental directions:

 

- Local biodiversity and the importance of protected areas;

- Establishment of natural resources sustainable management principles;

- Renewable energy, energy saving/energy efficiency;

- Establishment of waste management basic principles;

- Skill of orientation in nature; How to behave in nature and safety rules;

- Increasing of civil activity.

 

Eco camp in Kolkheti and Borjomi-Kharagauli Protected Areas - June-July 2015

 

In August 2015, eco camp ‘EcoVision’ for 12th graders will be held in Tusheti Protected Areas.

 

 

See eco camp 'EcoVision' blog, where are written the impressions of eco-camp participant children.

 

Eco camp in Kolkheti and Borjomi-Kharagauli Protected Areas - June-July 2015

 

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