Ollie Recycles in Croatia
The first Ollie Recycles workshop was held in Croatia
on May 6th 2002 in Cakovec, a small town between
the rivers Mura and
Held in the streets of Cakovec, the
workshop demonstrated the Ollie Recycles CD-ROM and displayed
t-shirts, stickers and information pamphlets sent from Australia.
The workshop was organised by Greenrepublic, part
of an NGO (Non Governmental Organization) concerned with enironmental
protection. There are a number of environmental
NGOs throughout Central and Eastern
"Since the late 1980s, public interest and citizen
involvement concerning environmental issues in Croatia has increased.
Environmental NGOs typically identify problems, research needs,
seek solutions on both local and global levels, and motivate
citizens to get involved....."
Click on the links to see photos of the workshop
and read a letter from Greenrepublic describing how the workshop