INSTITUTE TEAM FOR THE WORLD ENVIRONMENTAL ALLIANCE 2004+

SDG Action Network

Our SDG Action on September 25th

I LOVE MY COAST

Greece Athens, Greece
Number of people taking this action: 50-250
Starting on the 25th of Septemebr on the occasion of the "act4sdgs" day, we are organizing for one month, beach clean ups and recycling events in coastal areas in Greece. Our program has the title I LOVE MY COAST . It is part of the activities undertaken by the "Network for the protection of the marine environment" and is supported by the Athanasios C. Laskaridis Charitable Foundation. Athletes of rowing and sailing clubs around Greece will participate in the activities and they will be informed about the SDGs.
SDGs
11 Sustainable Cities & Communities 13 Climate Action 14 Life Below Water 15 Life on Land
Organising Partners
INSTITUTE TEAM FOR THE WORLD HELLENIC ROWING FEDERATION NETWORK FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT

About INSTITUTE TEAM FOR THE WORLD ENVIRONMENTAL ALLIANCE 2004+

Team for the World is a non-governmental organization, non-for-profit, established in 2005, in Athens with its initial scope to maintain the environmental legacy of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.

We operate locally in Greece and internationally, focusing in strengthening the link between sport and the environment, while undertaking several activities in the field of sustainable development, climate change awareness-raising and the improvement of the quality of life with the adoption of environment friendly practices.

Since 2007, is the official partner of SEGAS, the organizer of the Athens Marathon, the Authentic, in the field of environmental protection and environmental awareness raising.

In 2014, introduced the GREEN SPORTS LEAGUE, a green practices acknowledgment scheme for sports around the world.

The organization maintains strong relations with international agencies, universities, NGOs and private sector entities.

Our "signature projects" for 2018 are the used sport shoes collection and reuse program from persons in need ,under the title LET THEM RUN AGAIN and our upcycling scheme under the title LET THEM LIVE AGAIN, which involves the ethical labor of refugees residing in Greece and the use of discarded vinyl banners from different events, for the production of stylish , one of a kind useful items such as bags, backpacks etc.

Countries We Work in
Colombia Greece Italy
Languages We Work in
English Greek Italian Spanish
SDGs We Tackle
1 No Poverty 5 Gender Equality 8 Decent work and economic growth 10 Reduced Inequalities 11 Sustainable Cities & Communities 12 Responsible Consumption & Production 13 Climate Action 14 Life Below Water 15 Life on Land 17 Partnerships for the Goals
TYPE
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