Latest Project

„BUNNT“

Alliance of Citizens' Initiatives for Environmental Protection and Nature Conservation 

in Northwest Tunisia


Development of a network of NGOs 

for environmental protection and nature conservation 

in the governorates 

Beja, El Kef, Jendouba and Siliana 

in the northwest of Tunisia


A project within the framework of the German-Tunisian Transformation Partnership

funded by the Federal Foreign Office 


The project will be realized from 01 September 2018 to 30 June 2019.

in cooperation with


BUND Landesverband Niedersachsen e.V.


Alfred Toepfer Akademie Niedersachsen


Cooperation Partners in Tunisia:


Association Sidi Bou Zitoun (ASBZ)

Ghardimaou, Gouvernorat Jendouba, Tunisia

Coordination of the Tunisian part of the project


Association Tunisienne pour le Tourisme Équitable et Solidaire (A.T.T.E.S.)

Ain Draham, Gouvernorat Jendouba, Tunisia


BUNNT Objectives


1.  Setting up information and action centres for cooperating non-governmental organisations on 

    environmental and nature protection  in the governorates of Beja, El Kef and Siliana 

2. Establishment of an interregional network "Citizens' Initiatives Alliance for Environmental 

    Protection and Nature Conservation in Northwest Tunisia with a central coordination office in 

    Jendouba based on the existing Jendouba Information and Action Centre (JIAC)

3. Qualification of volunteers of NGOs for the tasks of an Information and Action Centre

4. Qualification of NGO volunteers to build an Alliance for Citizens' Initiatives (NGOS) for 

    environmental and nature protection in Northwest Tunisia

5. To provide basic equipment for information and action centre offices  (start-up financing)




BUNNT Results

After an exploration and initiation phase in 2018, the further course of the project in 2019 included the development and stabilisation phase, consisting of a future workshop at the beginning, group workshops to deal with the development tasks and a strategy conference at the end with the establishment of the information and action centres in the four governorates and the coordination office "Northwest Tunisian Nature and Environmental Protection Agency".

All objectives were fully met.

In addition to the existing Information and Action Centre (JIAC) in Jendouba, the other centres (IACs) in Beja,  El Kef and in Siliana were opened and the "Northwest Tunisian Agency for Nature and Environmental Protection" was founded with the adoption of a mission statement and statutes.


BUNNT Process

Brief description of the projects carried out 2016 - 2018

„JURIK II“

Junior Ranger Initiative in the Kroumirie II  


Development and implementation of a

Junior Ranger Program and establishment of an information and education center


A project within the framework of the German-Tunisian Transformation Partnership

funded by the Federal Foreign Office 


The project was carried out in 2017 by ENEA e.V. in cooperation with


BUND Landesverband Niedersachsen e.V.

Trägerverbund Burg Lenzen e.V.

Bundesverband Naturwacht e.V.


Cooperation Partners in Tunisia:


Association Sidi Bou Zitoun (ASBZ)

Ghardimaou, Gouvernorat Jendouba, Tunisia

Coordination of the Tunisian part of the project


Association Tunisienne pour le Tourisme Équitable et Solidaire (A.T.T.E.S.)

Ain Draham, Gouvernorat Jendouba, Tunisia

„JURIK“

Junior Ranger Initiative in the Kroumirie  


Development and implementation of a concept for nature- and environment-related youth group work in Northwest Tunisia


A project within the framework of the German-Tunisian Transformation Partnership

funded by the Federal Foreign Office 


The project was carried out in 2016 by ENEA e.V. in cooperation with


BUND Landesverband Niedersachsen e.V.

Nationalpark Harz

Gesellschaft zur Förderung des Nationalparks Harz


Cooperation Partners in Tunisia:


Association Sidi Bou Zitoun (ASBZ)

TunisiaCoordination of the Tunisian part of the project


Association Tunisienne pour le Tourisme Équitable et Solidaire (A.T.T.E.S.)

Ain Draham, Gouvernorat Jendouba, Tunisia

UNESCO World Heritage Serra de Tramuntana 


The preservation of the historical natural and cultural landscape of the UNESCO world cultural heritage Serra de Tramuntana is the concern of the German-Spanish cooperation project of the same name. 

Project duration: July 2016 - January 2019


The project is funded by the 

German Federal Foundation for the Environment (DBU)

  • Development and communication of specific information on the special natural and cultural-historical values of the Serra de Tramuntana World Cultural Heritage Site for German-speaking tourists and tour operators.
  • Development of a training module for the Mallorca Mountain Guides on natural and cultural historical qualities
  • Development of offers for the active participation of German tourists to preserve the landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana (Voluntourism)
  • Networking of regional actors to coordinate sustainable tourism
  • Support for direct marketing initiatives for traditional agricultural products












The project is carried out by


BUND Landesverband Niedersachsen e.V.

in cooperation with

Amis de la Terra Mallorca

ENEA e.V.


Operational project management

BTE

Tourismusberatung & Regionalberatung