Don't heat and feed climate

Don't heat and feed climate

Project ID: HU01-0010-COOPER-B2-2017

Projektgazda/Projekt Promoter

Besenyszögért Alapítvány/ Besenyszögért Foundation

Megvalósítási időszak/Implementation period

2017.11.02- 2018.04.30

Hazai Projekt Partnerek/National Project Partner

Besenyszög Város Önkormányzata

Donor Projekt Partner/Donor Project Partner


Összköltség / Total budget (EUR)

9 358 752 HUF/29 996 EUR

EGT/Norvég támogatás összege / EEA/Norwegian Grant (EUR)

9 358 752 HUF/29 996 EUR


The general purpose of the project, beside strengthening the cooperation between Hungarian and Icelandic organizations, is to exchange local experience about fight against climate change. We would implement four types of actions within the project. In order to improve the relationship between Hungarian and Icelandic organizations, our actions target a wide range of groups: students, professionals, inhabitants. The action to be implemented involve 14 Hungarian,20 Icelandic professional participants.
The project actions
1.Organizing workshops(IS,2pcs)
1.1Workshop related to the experience of Sigillum University of Iceland about the technology of geothermal energy
1.2Workshop, meeting the Icelandic-Hungarian Cultural Association, exchanging experience about local selective waste collection
2.Awareness-raising actions(5pcs)
2.1Art competition for Hungarian and Icelandic children(Hu,Is)
Organizing exhibition entitled “What I did for my environment this summer”(Reykjavík Harpa)
2.2Creating and operating a common (Hu-Is) website
For the Icelandic-Hungarian Cultural Association and Besenyszögért Foundation
2.3Press Conference about the photo exhibition in the County Library of Szolnok(Hu)
In order to provide the publicity a press conference is hold, after publishing a press release.
2.4Workshop at the Campus of Szolnok-Project’s introduction
2.5Project closing event in Besenyszög Vehiculum House
3.Common actions-Study journeys(3pcs)
3.1Hveragerði Geothermal Park
3.2Svartsengeni Geothermal Power-station
3.3Visiting the school of Grundarfjörður Fjölbrautaskóli Snæfellinga and the Government of Town Grundarfjörður
4.Organization of other meetings(IS,1pcs)
4.1Meeting the Icelandic Chamber of Commerce in order to get new experience
The common purpose makes our foundation closer to the Icelandic organizations (IMKT,NGO,school,university,choir). Our awareness-raising actions may help to form the thinking way of country people in the fight against climate change and global warming.