Expeditio activities included in Earth Day Calendar, April 2013
Friday, 29 March 2013 00:00
Information taken from the website http://www.spojimoniti.me: On the occasion of marking the Earth Day, April 2013, you can find a calendar listing all the environmental activities that will be carried out in Montenegro. These activities include cleaning and tree planting actions, workshops/panel and round table discussions, different events and celebrations.
Participation at MAPSS’ panel discussion “Success through Motivation”, 29 March 2013
Friday, 29 March 2013 00:00
On 29 March 2013, on the occasion of International Day of Happiness, celebrated on 20 March, MAPSS (Montenegrin Association of Political Science Students) organized a panel discussion entitled ” Success through Motivation”. The panel speakers included: Srđan Vukčević – business coach in Blue Coach company and a teaching fellow at the Faculty of Economy in Podgorica; Milan Radović – one of the most successful alpinists in Montenegro and one of the speakers at the first TEDx event in Podgorica; Biljana Gligorić – programme manager at EXPEDITIO Kotor. The panel discussion was moderated by Nevena Šarac, MAPSS member.
Heritage – Driver of Development: a cross-border cooperation project between Croatia and Montenegro
Friday, 08 February 2013 23:16
Information taken from the Municipality of Tivat website:
An agreement on the implementation of the project “Heritage – Driver of Development, Dubrovnik and Boka Kotorska region – joint cross border activities in applying new methodologies in natural and cultural heritage protection and management” has been signed today between the Delegation of the European Union to Montenegro and the Municipality of Tivat. The project was approved within a Cross-Border Programme Croatia-Montenegro, under the Measure 1.1: Joint actions for environment, nature and cultural heritage protection.
We need a strategy and short city stories, an article in Vijesti, 27 January 2013
Wednesday, 30 January 2013 12:37
“Are we sufficiently aware of the value of our old towns, or if they are often a burden to us? Do we know how to valorize the beauty of Old Ulcinj ramparts or a unique atmosphere of Kotor streets? The problem is that the decision-makers do not know how to turn culture and tradition into a high quality product”, said Biljana Gligorić. A full article can be read bellow:
Dear friends, nearing the end of 2012, we want to briefly remind you of the most important projects and activities Expeditio implemented over the last 12 months. We wish you all the best for the coming 2013 and thank you cordially for taking interest in our work! Yours Expeditio
Performing an energy audit of the Primary School "Branko Božović", Podgorica
Sunday, 16 December 2012 00:00
An energy audit of the Primary School “Branko Božović” in Podgorici is being conducted. Expeditio’s program director, Biljana Gligorić, is a member of the team responsible for the audit. The audit is performed as part of the MEEP - Montenegrin Energy Efficiency Project.
Direktor Turističke organizacije Kotor Mirza Krcić posjetio je Osnovnu školu „Narodni heroj Savo Ilić“ u Dobroti i susreo se sa direktorom škole Nebojšom Kučom i pomoćnicom direktora Dijanom Milošević. Tema razgovora je bila saradnja između škole i gradske Turističke organizacije koja je uspostavljena u maju ove godine, kada su djeca 8. razreda obilazila grad sa vodičem i upoznavali se sa kulturno-istorijskim naslijeđem Kotora. Razlog posjete bio je i druženje sa učenicima dva odjeljenja 6. razreda. Krcić je ovom prilikom poklonio 60 knjiga, odnosno vodiča za djecu Stanke Brdar pod nazivom „Đir po Kotoru“ prvog izdavačkog poduhvata Kotor Art festivala pozorišta za djecu koji je realizovan u saradnji sa NVO “Expeditio” Kotor, a uz finansijsku podršku Ministarstva kulture Crne Gore.
Impressions after the course "Living Laboratories: Resilience and Sustainability of Municipalities", Venice
Tuesday, 11 December 2012 21:45
Representatives of Expeditio Tatjana Rajić and Jelena Pejković completed the course "Living Laboratories: Resilience and Sustainability of Municipalities" which took place on Isola di San Servolo, Venice, from November 26, 2012 to December 5, 2012. A total of 27 representatives of Turkey, Hungary, Poland, Albania, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia were invited to participate in this course.
EXPEDITIO is a non-governmental organization whose mission is to encourage sustainable spatial development in Montenegro and SEE region through activity in the fields of sustainable architecture, cultural heritage, urban planning and through projects that encourage overall development of the civil society. Expeditio was established in 1997.