"Our mission is to assist in the reformation of Ukraine consistent with European standards, as well as to introduce democratic values and develop civil society in Ukraine."

From the Statute of
the Center for European Initiatives

Sumy Comprehensive School No. 27 "Planting the Territory of School No. 27"

Project: "Planting the School Territory of Sumy Comprehensive School No. 27, I-III"

Project creators: Sumy Comprehensive School No. 27, project coordinator Natalia Borovik.

Goal: A school garden area for Sumy Comprehensive School No. 27 I-III for April-May 2009 .

Objectives: To plant trees and shrubs at the school, attracting 60% of students during
April-May 2009.

Target audience: Students of primary, secondary, senior school.

Summary: Pupils of Sumy Comprehensive School No. 27, with their biology teacher Natalia Borovik, implemented their own project for planting an area of the school. The project was funded by the United States Peace Corps, with organizational and technical support provided by NGO Center for European Initiatives. During the project they conducted a training for the school, during which they planed and designed the landscaping. A school competition was declared for the pupils on the planting of greenery. One of the stages of project included organizing the action "Clean the Territory – With Our Hands," in which pupils cleaned the territory adjoining the school. Other actions were "Plant a Tree" and "Floral Rainbow."

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