Today in Ivye district executive committee building a meeting-study on the SGP GEF activities was organized by MNREP and SGP GEF of the Republic of Belarus.
The event was attended by representatives of the Ministry of Natural Resources, the Grodno Committee of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection, as well as the chairmen of the rural Councils of Deputies of the Grodno and Minsk regions of the country.
Within the framework of the meeting, Deputy Head of the Main Department for Environmental Policy, International Cooperation and Science, Head of the International Cooperation Department, Marina Filipyuk informed the audience about what has already been done within the framework of international technical assistance projects in the Grodno region, stressing the priority of the environmental objectives of each implemented project. After all
the strategic objective of the Small Grants Program is to improve the living standards of the population in specific areas by addressing the environmental problems of these territories, which ultimately contributes to the improvement of the global environmental situation.
Within the framework of the study, the National Coordinator of the Small Grants Program Yury Solovyev acquainted the participants of the meeting with the mechanism for receiving international gratuitous assistance from the Global Environment Facility, responded to the questions on implementation of the projects.
S. Zenkevich (photo)
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