ecology

International Seminar “School Garden” as an educational platform for modern safe agricultural technologies”

Representatives of schools and environmental centers of Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova took part in the international seminar “School Garden” as an educational platform for modern safe agricultural technologies”, which was held on June 24-29, 2019 in the educational center of Green Cross Belarus. For five busy days, they learned about modern, safe methods of plant growing, were acquainted with the experience of cooperation of small agricultural producers and joint promotion of products, visited school gardens in Belarus.

 

School Gardens Development Seminar for teachers of Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova

The international seminar “School Garden» as an educational platform for modern safe agricultural technologies” will be held in the educational center of Green Cross Belarus (Kryukovschina, Smolevichsky district) on June 24-29, 2019.

Participants of the seminar are the directors and teachers from Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova who are already participating or interested in the EU4Youth project: “School Garden” for Agricultural Entrepreneurship, funded by the European Union.

Educational tour to Italy #2

From 13 to 19 May, representatives of schools in the framework of the EU4Youth project: “School Garden” for Agricultural Entrepreneurship from Belarus, Moldova, and Ukraine took part in an educational tour to Italy. Italian partners in accordance with the purpose of the trip prepared the tour program. They aimed to acquaint participants of the educational tour with Italian experience in rural development through a visit to Agro-College, a local rural school, an agricultural cooperative, a trade agricultural fair.

Visit of the Italian partners to Belarus

At the end of November 2018, representatives of the John Paul II Foundation - Italian partners of the EU4Youth project: “School Garden” for Agricultural Entrepreneurship, funded by the European Union, visited Belarus with a working visit. During working meetings with representatives of the Belarussian side - employees of the public organization Green Cross Belarus - discussed issues of cooperation, difficulties in the implementation of the latest agricultural technologies and current trends in agricultural entrepreneurship.

 

Educational tour to Italy #1

The educational tour of partners from Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova under the “School Garden” project to Italy took place from 12 to 20 November. During this time, the trip participants were able to visit Grosseto Export, OL.MA, CORTONA- LE CAPEZZINE, FICO, John Paul II Foundation (JPIIF).

The first place where the project partners went was Grosseto Export, a non-profit consortium, operating since 1974 in the province of Grosseto. It performs advertising services and various events for associated companies in the food and non-food sectors.

The results of a full-time tour of the first competition of the project "School Garden"

The results of the full-time tour of the 1st open competition «School Garden» as an educational platform for modern safe agricultural technologies» among schools of  Vitebsk, Gomel and Minsk regions, which have school gardens or plan to create them, took place in the educational center of  Green Cross Belarus (Kryukovschina, Smolevichsky district) November 5-6, 2018.