First short-term training, Kochani, North Macedonia

In the frames of the project “Eco gardens in our kindergartens” from 8th to 12th of April 2019 in Kochani was held the first from the three planned short-term training’s with representatives from Ludbreg – Republic of Croatia, Pazardzik – Republic of Bulgaria and Kochani – Republic of North Macedonia.

First short-term training took place in Kochani, North Macedonia, in April 2018 and was organized by public utility Vodovod as a 4-days training.

The activities carried out were as follows:

  • Environmental education for pre-school children (solid waste management, utilization of RES, environment protection)
  • Waste selection & Recycling- experience, challenges and best practices
  • Composting procedure and establishing of eco-gardens – theoretical approach and practical on-site training
  • Development of own age appropriate educational approaches to pre-school children (joint team work on development of teaching materials which will be part of Manual)