Local Authorities acting for the MDGs – Europe for more development

Project time: 1 January 2013 – 31 December 2015

Project partners:

  • Nagykanizsa County Town
  • Luxembourg Climate Alliance
  • Nadace partnerstvo, Czech Republic
  • Climate Alliance Austria
  • Reflex Environmental Association
  • Focus Eco Center, Romania
  • Munich, Germany
  • Nuremberg, Germany
  • Targu Mures, Romania
  • Ostopovice, Czech Republic

The aim of the partners involved in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) is to acquaint the general public and the local government decision-makers. Nagykanizsa out of eight development goals focuses on sustainable development, and this topic is related to the events of the project, which aims the children and youn g people. In 2013 four family nursery contest were realized in connection with the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), sustainable development and environmental consciousness.


Planned programs in 2014 and 2015

  •  The management of activities related to sustainable development and to The Millennium Development Goals in kindergartens of Nagykanizsa for children and parents 2-2 times (April- May 2014 and September- October 2014)
  • Organization of a regional conference with the theme of Millennium Development Goals, particularly for sustainable development. (2014 II. semester)
  • The Millennium Development Goals, particularly the organization related to sustainable development in a two-round primary school quiz in Nagykanizsa. (2015 I. semester)
  • Organization of a high school photo contest and photo exhibition among high school students of Nagykanizsa, related to the Millennium Development Goals, especially on sustainable development. (2015 II. semester)
  • The making of  four pieces of 90-second short film about aspirations of sustainable development in Nagykanizsa