Burgas Goes Green - EU Green Week

In line with the 2019 theme of the EU Green Week the legislation implementation of Bio waste management is on the spotlight. "Via Pontica" Foundation together with Burgas Municipality and Regional Inspectorate of Environment and Water, Burgas demonstrates the management of bio waste and implementation of ecological legislation by presenting step by step the system performance, benefits and challenges. During an open-air event in Ecopark for biodiversity and alternative tourism "Vaya", lecturers, experts, NGOs and schools - teachers, parents, children gather to address the topic in practical approach. I can compost, can you? is an interactive competition for showing how to build your own compost and then bring a flower home that will live in the soil created by your bio waste. Next day open door visit to the Waste Depot shows the whole waste management cycle and allows citizens, experts and broad public to better understand and therefore participate in the waste management and bio waste cycle in particular.

Organisation/acronym:

"Via Pontica" Foundation

Organisation type:

NGO,

Location:

Burgas, Bulgaria

Event type:

Awareness-raising activity, Training, Open door day,

Date:

30/05/2019 - 31/05/2019

Themes:

Quality of life, Waste, Implementation of legislation,

Target audience:

Children (<18), General public/families, Local or regional authorities, NGOs,

Contact details:

Ana Yancheva
Email: ayancheva@viapontica.org
Phone: +359 898 424157