Environmental challenge accepted

When: June 2016 - October 2017

Where: Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Portugal, Czech Republic

Who: BALTA DABA (Latvia)

Type of project: Strategic partnership


Project description:

The project was developed by YEE member organisation BALTA DABA together with other partners in order to promote direct youth involvement in solving local environmental problems. Each partner organisations picked a real issue in their local community (for example, river pollution, waste managements, habitats protection, etc). The partners worked on these issues together with youth groups which they coordinated during the project. The international campaign and contest were launched and coordinated by YEE: you can check the entries below.


To explore innovative approaches for development of youth active citizenship by fostering youth ability to convince stakeholders of the need to implement their proposed solutions for environmental protection.


  • Estonian Fund for Nature (Estonia)
  • Organização para a Promoção dos Ecoclubes (Portugal)
  • Youth and Environment Europe (Czech Republic)
  • Lithuanian Fund for Nature (Lithuania)
  • BALTA DABA (Latvia)

Partners meetings: