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Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund 2014

Jul 2, 2014

The deadline for Local Agenda 21 funding applications has been extended to next Monday, 7th July 2014, at 5pm


Environmental Awareness

Do you have a project or initiative that could help to increase awareness of environmental issues locally, or that could help your community to become more sustainable? If so, you may qualify for financial assistance from the Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund 2014. This Fund promotes sustainable development by assisting small scale, non-profit environmental projects at local level.

Does Your Project Qualify?

Projects should focus on environmental awareness and actions which complement national environmental policies such as those on waste, biodiversity, water conservation and climate change. A wide variety of projects and schemes have been supported under the Fund in previous years, including community gardens and allotments, compost schemes, rainwater harvesting, biodiversity projects, waste reduction initiatives, educational initiatives and environmental exhibitions. Lists of previously funded projects can be viewed online at www.environ.ie.

How to Apply

Applications are made directly to your local authority.

For Galway City applicants, contact:

Dr. Sharon Carroll
Environmental Education Officer
Galway City Council
City Hall
College Road
Galway
(091) 536564
Email: sharon.carroll@galwaycity.ie.

Forms are available from Galway City Council or on-line at www.environ.ie or at www.galwaycity.ie.

Applications must be made to Galway City Council no later than 5pm, 7th July 2014. E-mail applications will be accepted.