NarBalt Aware

NarBaltAware/ The Narva River, from Lake Peipsi to the Baltic Sea: Challenges and Opportunities

Project is is implemented under the European Neighbourhood Instrument and co-financed by the European Union

Timeframe: May-October  2023

TalTech (Lead partner)
Peipsi Center for Transboundary Cooperation
National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics

Project manager: Margit.Sare

The project contributes to TO6 Environmental protection, climate change mitigation and adaptation and specifically focus on water protection strategies development in Lake Peipsi- Narva river- Gulf of Finland system. The project aim is to disseminate the results gathered by the ER25, ER90 and ER101 projects to wider audience from school children to adults. This awareness among the local/national authorities and other responsible groups on the water quality and quantity issues and possible solutions will lead to implementing new policies and strategies on water resource management.

Main activities
-publishing of a Booklet of guidelines on water quality and quantity monitoring, valuable information on how to increase awareness on causes of the environmental degradation of the region, outlining the importance of its preservation
- outdoor lessons  in Ida-Viru region, in order to increase children's ecological awareness.
Narva River Quiz (online and offline)
-Organising a session at an international conference EcoBalt 2023 in Tallinn, October 2023
- a field visit/ seminar in Mikkeli , organised by associated partner Mikkeli Development Miksei Ltd