|The opening ceremony of the ecosan toilet build in SuGovsagi village/ Sabirabad.|
During the week trip to Azerbaijan made with the objectives to well know the project implementations of KOVA which is financed by the Finnish Ministry of Foreign affairs and managed by KeTu ry and TAMK, University of Applied Sciences, the project is implemented for community approaches to a better environment for all and poverty reduction in out of reach communities of rural Azerbaijan.
A meeting was held in the office of the European Union in Azerbaijan with its representative who has gotten acquainted with all project activities in all localities.
Together with the local Partner in Azerbaijan, the director of EKOT NGO, some results and presentations were giving to the representative of the EU including some details about the project proposal for the upcoming years of this cooperation.
Other meetings were also organized with the representative of WCEF : Women in Europe foe a common future, in order to look forward of a good cooperation for a better situation of the localities of this project. From the European Union representative point of view, all project activities are excellent and its future is very promising.
During the mentioned week 08.11-14.11. 2010, 8 schools were visited (SuGovshag school, Axtachi school, Guragli school, Beylik school…..) and meetings were organized with the local teachers and the students, sometimes including the local inhabitants, in order to discuss about the water safety plan and all knowledges that were introduced to them during the project implementation since the first of January 2010 till November 2010.
Text and picture: Mina Bouhlal