Do you have a project or initiative that could help to increase awareness of environmental issues locally, or that could help your community to become more sustainable?
If so, you may qualify for financial assistance from the Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund 2017. This Fund promotes sustainable development by assisting small scale, non-profit environmental projects at local level.
Does Your Project Qualify?
Projects should focus on environmental awareness and actions which complement national environmental policies such as those on waste, biodiversity, water conservation and climate change.
A wide variety of projects and schemes have been supported under the Fund in previous years, including community gardens and allotments, compost schemes, rainwater harvesting, biodiversity projects, waste reduction initiatives, educational initiatives and environmental exhibitions. Lists of previously funded projects can be viewed online at:
How to Apply
Applications should be made directly to Leitrim County Council. Further information, application forms can be downloaded here
or by telephoning Leitrim County Council 071 9650400 Ext. 802.
Applications must be submitted to Environment Department, Leitrim County Council no later than 5pm, 23 June 2017.
– See more at: http://www.leitrimcoco.ie/eng/News/Local-Agenda-21-Environmental-Partnership-Fund-2017.html#sthash.UCLfJapz.dpuf