From the 25th of February 2017,Innovation Starterand Cleantech Bulgarialaunched the initiative "Homemade Green Sofia" – a competition that aims to support the citizens of Sofia in the process towards making the capital a greener, eco-conscious and pleasant place to live.
Homemade Green Sofia aims at stimulating private owners, companies, kinder gardens and schools to participate in this process through developing their own green nooks and projects.
How does it work:
Homemade Green Sofia looks for projects that are divided in the following 4 categories:
Private balconies and gardens
Companies with their own buildings, business offices with gardens, terraces, or areas that are landscaped with their support.
Kindergartens and schools with their own green area, created through the efforts and participation of their own pupils.
Urban spaces and non-standard landscaping solutions created by private individuals or companies.
Until the 15th of June 2017 every private owner, company, kinder garden or school can take part in the competition by sending up to 3 photos of their green balconies, terraces and gardens to the following e-mail address: office@Innovationstarterbox.bg.
The emails should include: up to 3 photos, name and surname of the participant or company name, school name (depending on the type of the participant), mobile and name of the district where the green project has been developed.
An expert jury will select the winners in the competition until the 16th of June.
On the 21.06.2017 an official award-giving ceremony will be held at the botanical garden of Sofia University.
- 15,000 BGN will be distributed among the winners from each of the four competition categories.
- Sign "Most beautiful garden in the city" and diploma
Green Sofia, "Union of Urban Architects", Civic Initiative for Safe Playgrounds, Publishing house "Clever book", botanical gardens of St. Kliment Ohridski University, Nemetschek.bg, Superhosting.bg, and others.