- Created: Thursday, 13 June 2013 14:07
UN Joint Programme in Southern Serbia for Peacebuilding and Inclusive Local Development (PBILD) realized regional campaign "To Make it Clean" aimed at raising awareness of the general public on waste management in Jablanica-Pčinj district. The goal of this campaign, in which thirteen municipalities participated, was to inform the general population, through a series of activities, about the importance of preservation of the environment. Campaign "To Make it Clean" started with a conference that took place in Leskovac and where the guests were addressed by Nikolas Herkules, Manager of PBILD Programme, Hranislav Stojković, Deputy Minister at the Ministry of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection of Serbia, Goran Cvetanović, Mayor of Leskovac and Zoran Antić, Mayor of Vranje. A marketing campaign was realized in parallel with this, and there was also an open call organized for elementary school students on the topic of creating objects from used materials. The final event of the campaign was "Eko Bazar" in Vranje, which gathered over 400 visitors who had the opportunity to enjoy children's work, theatrical performances dealing with environmental issues, and also to hear useful lectures of some socially responsible companies.