Federation of Municipalities and Cities of South-Eastern Europe for the protection of the environment was launched at the initiative of several towns in the Balkan territory and with the support of their institutions with the aim of networking, exchanging ideas and experiences and to stimulate international cooperation and creation of unique network and platform for the exchange of knowledge, skills, ideas and projects.
Federation of Municipalities and Cities of South-Eastern Europe for the protection of the environment has an open character and any municipality, city or region from the territory of South-Eastern Europe may become a member, as well as experts, representatives of academic institutions, NGO and government sectors and individuals.
Goals or Activities
To bring together its members and other interested persons from scientific, political or economic domains in order to examine the current problems of environmental protection in the Balkan region. They shall investigate solutions to these problems on regional, national and international basis. For this purpose organization shall make a critical appraisal of the problems concerning the protection of man, animals and plants in the Balkan region from harmful effects of chemicals or climatic agents.
To give suggestions and recommendations concerning environmental quality and safety so as to enable the regulatory bodies of the various Balkan Countries to take proper decisions regarding the evaluation of the risk of chemicals and physical agents.