The Erasmus+ KA201 Valuing Nature training

After having held the kickoff meeting at the end of 2020, the next major joint activity carried out by the partners participating in the project has been the initial training.

This initial training in ecosystem services has been given by the Environmental Faculty of the University of Salamanca.  Fernando and Victor have been in charge of providing an approach to the benefits provided by nature to human beings. More than 20 teachers and students from the eight partners of the project (University of Salamanca, IES Aliste, Srednja skola fra Andrije Kacica Miosica, Platon M.E.P.E, Liceul Korosi Csoma Sandor Covasna, Utena A.Sapoka gymnasium, Ilisimatusarfik (University of Greenland), Zespol Szkol w Zychlinie) have participated in the training.

Initial training – Benefits provided by nature

The next activities will be to develop the various working groups of the project.

Give value to nature has started with the kickoff meeting

The Erasmus+ KA201 project: Give value to nature: learn how to measure what ecosystem services do for us has started to develop with the kickoff meeting

On the 15th of December the members involved in the project had their initial meeting with the aim of developing the first collaborative work actions to make the project successful. Members of six schools from different countries participated in this meeting:

  • IES Aliste (Spain)
  • Srednja skola fra Andrije Kacica Miosica (Croatia)
  • PLATON M.E.P.E (Greece)
  • Utena A.Sapoka gymnasium (Lithuania)
  • Zespol Szkol w Zychlinie (Poland)

The Ilisimatusarfik University of Greenland also participated in this meeting as a partner and the University of Salamanca of Spain as a coordinating partner.

Although this meeting was initially planned to be held in Salamanca and AlcaƱices, due to the health situation it was decided to hold it virtually.

The activities carried out at this initial meeting, as well as the great enthusiasm shown by all the members of the project, make us consider the future of this project with great enthusiasm and desire.