Regular training course in the framework of the program “Creation of global nature protection benefits through environmental education and awareness of the beneficiaries” UNDP GEF was organized in the local self-government body of the Vayots Dzor region by Public Administration Academy of RA on June 5 and 6.
The participants of the course “Organization and realization of nature protection training courses for the representatives of public administration and local self-government bodies, as well as of private sector who are involved in administration of natural resources” were the relevant members of the staff of the Vayots Dzor local-self-government body, several deputy heads of the community and community servants, as well as some members of the Vayots Dzor regional department of Nature Protection. The main goal of the course was to advance the environmental education and to improve the skills of the society. 11 modules have been worked out. They were the bulk of the course.
The subjects of environmental challenges and opportunities of Armenia, responsible consumption, environmental administration, sustainable cities, energy efficiency, restorable energy and issues of circle theory were discussed at the course.
The participants received certificates.