Between 10.10.2022 г. and 13.10.2022 г. the second workshop for Forest pedagogy – first level was held. Its theme was „Interactive methods of working with adolescents – principles of Forest pedagogy”. The workshop was held by the Center for Continuing Education at the University of Forestry in the Training and experimental forestry Yundola. 20 experts in the field of the forestry from the Executive Forest Agency, RFD-Blagoevgrad, RFD-Burgas, RFD-Sliven, RFD-Stara Zagora, RFD-Plovdiv, and Forest seed control stations n Plovdiv and Sofia successfully graduated from the workshop.

Capacity building of the experts from the EFA and the RFDs will support implementation of the forthcoming National recovery and resilience plan in the short and in the long run. The plan еnvisions execution of the policies, focused on the increasing amongst the adolescents of the knowledge about the biodiversity and the climate. Within the scope of the project we plan to organize workshops with 54 000 children in the first educational grades, including enriching their knowledge about the animal and plant species in the country, the biodiversity in the forest, the climate change and the consequences for the species in the forest ecosystems.

The workshop in Forest pedagogy was held within the project Life for eagle’s habitats (LIFE18 NAT/BG/001051).

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