BISHKEK – On April 29-30, 2014 the European Union financed «Targeted awareness raising for enhanced EU-CA partnership» project (AWARE) being implemented by the Regional Environmental Centre for Central Asia (CAREC) conducts the Regional study tour for mass media and private sector at “green” small and medium sized enterprises that experiencing the “green” practices. The journalists and private sector representatives from all five countries – Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan – are taking part at this tour.
Regional training workshop demonstrating best business practices in the field of sustainable consumption and production and the introduction of “green” technologies in the Kyrgyz Republic, organized by CAREC aims to increase the knowledge and skills of journalists from Central Asia, as well as the exchange of experience among entrepreneurs in the region.
Study tour participants will visit the “green” companies, learn about the “green” technologies, will communicate with managers and employees of companies. The program includes: a visit to a farm, which has the biogas plant and organic fertilizers being used; the experience of solar power systems, which had been successfully installed at the recreation center; and a visit to the hotel under construction, where the use of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies is involved.
According to the results of study tour, journalists shall write articles, and get them reviewed by business participants. The professional coach, consultant on journalism shall also give its own recommendations. Representatives of the business enterprises of the Central Asian countries implementing the “green” practices meet with their “ideological colleagues” and become familiar with the capabilities of other countries and will comment on articles of journalists.
Venue and time: Urmat Ordo Hotel Conference hall, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, April 29-30, 2014
Media representatives interested in this event should contact CAREC PR specialist Dariya Gylymzhankyzy – via phone number +7 (727) 278 51 10 or e-mail address: [email protected] . For additional information, please, address the CAREC Project manager Arailym Shulgauova via phone number +7 (727) 278 51 10 or e-mail address: [email protected] or Karlygash Jamankulova, Press and Information Officer, the European Union Delegation to the Republic of Kazakhstan, telephone: + (7172) 971040, [email protected]
The Project of awareness raising funded by EU is under implementation by CAREC in five states of CA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan along three directions:
See further information regarding the Project on the web-site carecnet.org , section “Awareness Campaigns” or in Facebook, on page http://www.Facebook.com/PovysenieOsvedomlennostiPoEkologiceskimVoprosamVCa
This project is funded
by the European Union
The European Union
In the Republic of Kazakhstan
A project implemented
By The Regional Environmental Centre for Central Asia
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