Developing sustainable livelihood opportunities for local communities in Zhytomyr region
Developing sustainable livelihood opportunities for local communities in Zhytomyr region
Lutivka village which is located in Radomyshl district in the center of Zhytomyr region, has all the prerequisites for the development of eco-tourism to address the environmental and socio-economic problems in the community by introducing energy efficient technologies in the Information Center for Eco-tourism with educational and practical focus on eco-tourism in the region. In order to achieve a demonstration effect and promote good practices Lutkivka Center is planned to be reconstructed by replacing of old windows on energy-efficient ones and to carry out other repairs and construction with environmentally friendly materials by community efforts.
 

Project Snapshot

Grantee:
NGO "Green guardian"
Country:
Ukraine
Area Of Work:
Climate Change Mitigation
Grant Amount:
US$ 49,881.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 24,986.00
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 27,525.00
Project Number:
UKR/SGP/OP5/Y4/STAR/CC/14/34
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed

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Project Characteristics and Results
Promoting Public Awareness of Global Environment
Lutkivka community and its partners plan to increase the environmental culture and promote the best practices of energy efficient technologies in own homes and want to give an example to the neighbors on how to solve the problems of environment and climate change by conducting seminars, workshops, publication of informational and educational materials, maintain web resource for green tourism, media information dissemination, etc.
Notable Community Participation
The local community actively participated in drafting of the project and in the future will participate in its implementation, monitoring and evaluation.
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Indicators
Biophysical
Tonnes of CO2 decreased or avoided by energy efficient and renewable energy technologies or applying environmentally sustainable transport practices introduced by SGP Project 4
Empowerment
Number of CBOs / NGOs participated / involved in SGP project 5
Empowerment
Number and type of support linkages established with local governments/authorities 2

Partnership

Lutivka village Council, Intersectoral coordination center on education for sustainable development, Education Department of Radomshl district State Administration, Radomyshl school #1, Vyshevychi school

Grantee Contact

Ms. Olena Kozak
Phone: +380638099356
Email: kosako@gmail.com
 

Address

67 Lenina str.
Vyshevychy village , Zhytomyr , 12214

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Svitlana Nigorodova
Phone:
+ 380 44 354 56 90 (ext. 3300)
Email:

Address

10, Lypska Str., Kyiv, Ukraine
, EUROPE AND THE CIS REGION, 01021