This is a reference for Helena Kosková

Environmental Education for Sustainability

The training activity took place
in Stremski Karlovci, Serbia
organised by YEE
13. - 19. 4. 2014

Aims & objectives

- to exchange information and experience about environmental education in different countries
- to discuss and perceive the role of youth NGOs in environmental education
- to explore environmental education in partner organisations
- to train skills in environmental education focused on sustainability
- to encourage young participants to create their own programme of environmental educator focused on sustainability
- to discuss and explore the factors that ensure the professional quality of environmental education
- to practice various environmental educational methods

Target group & international/intercultural composition of the group & team

Team: 3 trainers (CZ - me; Serbia, GB) + 2 organisers (Serbia, Russia)
Participants: 24 youthworkers focused on environmental education (CZ, Portugal, Albania, Romania, Serbia, Russia, Moldaw, Netherlands, GB)

Training methods used & main activities

We did used methods of nonformal education, important part was practice of activities for environmental education with groups of local school children + feedback. We did use also many nature and community -based methods, for example Council, Threashold Walk, Mapping the forrest,...

Outcomes of the activity

Participants are implementing new elements to their work and organising new activities, some on local level, some based on newly born international partnership.

Your tasks and responsibilities within the team

full-time trainer

I worked on this training for 6 days as a full time trainer.

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