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PRIORITY 2 - Improving the quality of life

Improving the environment and quality of life for residents of border communities and Chorobrów Dołhobyczów systems by streamlining the collection, storage and waste separation

Lead PartnerMunicipality of Dołhobyczów (Poland)

Partnership Khorobriv Rural Council, Khorobriv, Sokal district, (Ukraine)

Total budget377 487,51 €

Programme Contribution339 738,75 €

Duration12 months

Measure2.1. Natural environment protection in the borderland

Project ref. numberIPBU.02.01.00-06-643/11

The overall objective of the project is to prevent from environmental degradation. It is planned to purchase specialized equipment to streamline the system of collection, storage and segregation of waste. The activities include also development of joint cross-border Environment Programme and a campaign to promote environmental protection based on utilization and segregation of waste.

The investment part of the project involve purchase of 2 rubbish disposal trucks, a backhoe loader, a dumper truck with HDS, 25 garbage containers on the wheels and 4 garbage containers for waste segregation (glass, plastic, metal, paper).

The project aims at reducing the number of "wild garbage dumps” by the improved waste disposal service. The partners want also to increase the level of knowledge and experience of local governments, NGOs and institutions in the area of the hazards of improper disposal of waste. Expected results of the project shall contribute to the gradual elimination of disproportions in the border area and to the rise of the living standards.



Grzegorz Drewnik
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