Valeria Svart-Groger ’07 (Chisinau, Moldova)
Event Location: Moldova, Chisinau
$2200 in FLEX Alumni Grant Program Funding
Summary: Valeria Svart-Groger ’07 led the ActivEco – Sustainability in Action Project, aiming to empower young people for civic involvement with the focus on sustainability. Valeria and her team held a project development seminar in June, where the project participants formed specific ecological initiatives. Later in the summer the participants implemented the projects, with the support and mentoring of the project organizers and six partner organizations. Closing events for the project will take place in October, with an Eco Opportunities Fair. At the fair, NGOs, companies, institutions, and activists in the field of sustainability will attend to develop project ideas and share their work with the community.
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