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Join the Green Way

Discover how the European Union is supporting Albanians in protecting the environment  through sustainable practices.

Green Innovators Contest

Dear Eco-Champions,

Welcome to the EU Green Competition: Green Innovators Contest—an initiative designed to celebrate and reward individuals who have creatively embraced eco-friendly daily habits. This contest focuses on the category of Eco-Lifestyle Transformations.

Participants are invited to submit videos demonstrating how they have incorporated eco daily habits into their lives, showcasing real-world examples of reduced waste, energy conservation, and more.

First prize: Bicycle

Second prize: Camping set and accessories

Third prize: Hiking set and accessories

 

Deadline of submission: 03 January 2023 00:59 (CET Time)

Carefully read the Terms and Conditions for a smooth process.

 

Any individual wishing to participate in the contest must meet the following criteria:

  • Upload a video, with the HASHTAG #JoinTheGreenWay and TAG @euinalbania (Instagram)
  • The same video should be uploaded on this form.
  • The account from which videos will be posted on Instagram should be public.
  • The duration of the video should not be more than 60 seconds and its size should not exceed 100mb.
  • Uploaded videos should show a creatively embraced action and applied eco-friendly daily habits in their lives.
  • Any video that is not related to the topic will be disqualified from the competition.
  • Each individual may participate in the contest with more than 1 video but cannot win more than 1 prize.
  • Each participant in the competition guarantees and is responsible for the authorship of the video.
  • The contest is open to all individuals over the age of 16 years.

 

Accepted file types: mpg, mpeg, avi, mp4, m4p, m4v, avi, wmv, mov, Max. file size: 100 MB.
Please upload here the video

Watch the spot

What does it mean to join the Green Way? Through using the metaphor of adopting a green lifestyle, the video illustrates the essence of an ecological journey weaving through everyday choices and the paths that the Albanian people are urged to follow in order to meet the standards set by the European Union. 

An invitation to become agents of change and guardians of future generations!

Watch the spot

What does it mean to join the Green Way? Through using the metaphor of adopting a green lifestyle, the video illustrates the essence of an ecological journey weaving through everyday choices and the paths that the Albanian people are urged to follow in order to meet the standards set by the European Union. 

An invitation to become agents of change and guardians of future generations!

Events

Take note of the events that will be held across Albania, promoting EU support in areas such as tourism, innovation, digitalisation, food safety, culture & heritage, infrastructure, rural development, and nature preservation. 

Starting with a River Clean-up Event on November 18 in Kurbin Municipality, the programme also includes open talks, conferences, a national youth contest, movie screenings, debates, book clubs and more.

River Clean-up Event

Mat/Fan River - Kurbin Municipality

  • 10:15 - 10:30Remarks by the EU Chargé d’affaires

  • 10:30 - 12:00Clean Up activity

  • 13:00 - 14:00Open Discussion - “Building an Environmentally Sustainable Future” - Less Plastic, Less Waste, Less Pollution

  • 17:00 - 19:00Concert featuring young artists

"Lendina e arusheve"

Kids Book Club at Europe House

Green Innovation National Contest/Winners ceremony

Exhibition at Europe House

Movie screening "This Stolen Country of Mine"

Europe House (in collaboration with Kingdom of Netherlands Embassy and Erasmus Students Netowrk Albania)

Movie screening (in collaboration with Austrian Embassy)

"Arinjte duan te fluturojne"

Kids Book Club at Europe House

#yourskillsyourfuture

What's going on

Mosaic of the National History Museum