It is with the great pleasure that we inform about the recognition received by the beneficiary of the project “Together we protect the Białowieża Forest” within the Cross-Border Award „Sail of Papenburg”.
Awarded are outstanding activities in/of a border or cross-border region dealing with issues from cultural, economic, environmental etc. sphere. The award honours outstanding programmes/strategies, projects and actions within the scope of cross-border cooperation that preferably can be seen as exemplary. An independent jury appointed by the AEBR Executive Committee assesses the submitted proposals.
We congratulate recognized beneficiary, the Association of Local Governments of Euroregion of the Białowieża Forest who acted as the lead partner of the project “Together we protect the Białowieża Forest” implemented within the Programme Poland-Belarus-Ukraine 2007-2013 as well as all partners taking part in it. You can find more information about the project in the Book of Projects on pg. 128-129.
More information on the Association of European Border Regions: http://www.aebr.eu/en/index.php