Projects under implementation

"CLEAN RIVERS OPERATION” - COMMON ACTION FOR ELIMINATING ILLEGAL WASTE DEPOSITS IN 5 CROSS-BORDER RIVERS IN HUNGARY AND ROMANIA

Project name: "CLEAN RIVERS OPERATION” - COMMON ACTION FOR ELIMINATING ILLEGAL WASTE DEPOSITS IN 5 CROSS-BORDER RIVERS IN HUNGARY AND ROMANIA (acronym: Clean Rivers)

Funding program: Hungary-Romania Cross-Border Cooperation Program 2007-2013

Value of the project: 866.000 Euro, value for OMA – 351.000 Euro

Objectives, Results:
The collection and transportation of about 4 000 tons of waste from the banks of the rivers Cri?ul Repede, Barcau, Tur, Crasna and Some?,
Purchasing and placing 63 containers in 63 localities that are crossed by these 5 rivers,
Making 100 laboratory tests regarding water quality on the rivers in the targeted area,
Organizing public awareness-raising campaigns regarding environmental protection.

Project beneficiary: Oradea Metropolitan Area

Project partners: Ecocaritas Charity Association for Environmental Protection (HU), Carpathian Association from Ardeal

Duration of the project: May 2011 – October 2012