Let's do it! regional gathering 2012 for European countries

Dear colleagues and friends,
Let’s Do It! Russian movement with the support of Let's Do It! Foundation (Estonia) is happy to invite you to the Let's Do It! European Conference, which will be held on 08 - 11 November 2012 in the very heart of Russia, St. Petersburg. We are inviting leaders of national cleanups from Europe, the Middle East, the Caucasus and Central Asia.

/>This conference is part of the 2012 Let's Do It! worldwide campaign in more than 100 countries. Since the beginning of the movement, more than 5 million volunteers have already taken part in Let's Do It! clean-up actions all around the world. In November 2012 there will be four conferences in Nepal, Central America, Africa and Russia where you can benefit from sharing experience, inspirations, ideas and planning your activities for the next year. On 8th-11th November 2012 there are project leaders from Europe and Middle East who will join the conference in the magnificent city of Saint-Petersburg.

The Programme:

  • November 8 – The Preparation Day – Arrival, Press Conference, evening tour around St.Petersburg;

  • Novemeber 9  – The Оpening ceremony – Presentation of the Lets Do It World 2012 results of the countries-participants of the conference, the evening program.
  • November 10 –  The Meeting day:
    - Workshops, presentation of best practices, projects, solutions, public initiatives aimed at reducing the negative impact on the environment and taken in the countries-participants of the conference;
    - The collaborative search for the future in an interactive way  (Open Space, World Cafe, Future Search) «What are we to do next? How to integrate the efforts of the participants to make a breakthrough?»;
  • Novermber 11 – The Closing Day – summing up the conference, participants’ departure

Conditions of participation in the Conference:

Participation is free. The Conference working language is English.
All participants will be accommodated in double rooms at the “Holiday Inn” hotel (http://www.hi-spb.com/eng/), and will also be provided with food during the event (breakfast, lunch and dinner) at the expense of the organizers.
Please note that each participant covers himself at his own expense the following expenses: all transportation expenses to and from the Conference, costs associated with visa (we will be glad to assist you in obtaining a visa invitation).

For more information and for registering for the conference, please visit: http://sdelaem2012.ru/content/lets-do-it-conference-2012

You may ask any questions of interest about the conference and receive assistance in obtaining visa by contacting Tatiana Dubrovina (Manager of work with the participants) via e-mail manager [at] crno [dot] ru  or via Skype: manager_crno when required.

Yours Sincerely,
The Conference Team.