LEADERS in the starting blocks: end of the preparatory meeting in Quito, Ecuador
Today ends the preparatory meeting of the project LEADERS, financed under the European programme Youth in the world. This project is led by Studio Progetto, a long-time Italian member of ALDA. ALDA is partner to the project and will be in charge of the implementation of activities in France. The hosting organisation in Ecuador is Fundacion Proyecto Ecologico Chiriboga from Ecuador. The other partners come from Hungary, Tanzania, Senegal, India and Nepal.
This projects aims at establishing a global partnership of youth leaders on sustainable environment, therefore working to fullfil two Millenium Development Goals. Apart form the preparatory meeting, the main actions will consist of organising a training course for young leaders, who will then be in charge of setting-up local activities and one-day workshops in the seven countries/regions targetted by the project.
ALDA was represented in the meeting in Quito by Biljana Zasova, Senior Coordinator based in Strasbourg.