Civil society acts for environmentally sound socio-economic development (CO – SEED)
Specific objective - by the end of the Action civil society organizations in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey are engaged as equal stakeholders with Public authorities and Professional companies in their national processes of legislative revisions and decision-making
on Strategic Environmental Assessments (SEAs) and Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) through inter alia increased media attention.
Achievement of this objective will be built on successfully implementing the four expected results aimed at:
1. Capacity building
2. Legislative improvement
3. Active participation
4. Awareness raising
The Project implementation started in February 2016 and has a duration of 36 months. It involves five nongovernmental organizations responsible to implement this Action in five beneficiary countries namely: Albania - INCA - Instituti per Ruajtjen e Natyres Shqiptare Shoqata, Bosnia and Herzegovina - Dinarica, Montenegro- GreenHome, Serbia - BPSSS - Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia, and Turkey – WWF Turkey. WWF Adria has an advisory role in the project.
The project is funded by the European Union through the European Union’s civil society facility and media programme 2014-2015 - Support to regional thematic networks of Civil Society Organisations.