Title of the action:
„B.transparent: Building community partnerships for transparent management of public goods and natural resources in Novigrad and Karin Sea area“
Name of the applicant:
NGO for promotion of organic farming, environmental protection and sustainable development „Eko Zadar“
Public Institution for Management of Protected Areas in Zadar County „Natura-Jadera“
Municipality of Novigrad
Association for supporting of informal education, critical thinking, and philosophy in practice „Petit Philosophy“
Ecological Association Zrmanja
Duration of the action: November 10th, 2015 – May 10th, 2017
Budget of the action: 175.597,81 EUR / 1.338.582,10 HRK
The action is funded by the European Union and co-funded by the Croatian Government Office for Cooperation with NGOs
EU + Croatian Government Office for Cooperation with NGOs = 94,52% ie. 165.981,87 EUR / 1.265.279,79 HRK
EU financing: 149.383,68 EUR (90%)
Croatian Government Office for Cooperation with NGOs financing: 16.598,19 EUR (10%)
The action is carried out within EU IPA Program for Croatia.
Objectives of the action:
Overall objective: To affirm civil society organizations (CSOs) as equal partners in ensuring open governance and transparency in managing public goods and natural resources in Natura 2000 protected sites.
Specific objectives: To build and increase the quality level of CSOs’ organizational structures by strengthening the network of CSOs and increasing their capacities and knowledge in responsible management of public goods and natural resources in Novigrad and Karin Sea area and to establish partnerships of CSOs and local authorities in transparent management and governance of public goods and natural resources in Novigrad and Karin Sea area.
– Strengthening of CSOs’ capacities through organization of educations, round tables and networking events
– Sociological survey on current methodology in information transfer in management of the area
– Establishment of cooperation between CSOs and local authorities through team building and sustainable management of public goods and natural resources in Novigrad and Karin Sea area.
MSc. Landscape ecology and nature conservation
Ivan Matić, dipl. pol.
Assistant project manager
Contact for information about this action:
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