Balkan Green Academy will provide an education in green topics to 24 participants that are representing local communities in WB. The obtained knowledge will help them to approach local government much easier, to communicate with them on green topics relevant for their community as well as to make a potential synergy of joint initiatives or small local businesses that will contribute to local economic development in their rural or urban areas. Our 24 alumni will have the potential to strengthen their local community with the perspective to create cohesion and resilience with local governments and secure a real and long-lasting change in the local environment.
Alumni Network intent to contributes to cross – border, inter-regional and local cooperation between similar target groups that work in the green field. This network will strengthen the regional cohesion while bringing together at one place representatives of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, North Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia. Through the regional program selected 24 future pioneers in the green field in the Western Balkans we will create a Regional Green Network consisted of green entrepreneurs, intermediary organizations, grassroot CSOs, informal groups and individuals, as well as other experts and relevant actors from WB6.