Friends of the Earth Croatia
Zelena akcija is a leading non-governmental organization for environmental protection in Croatia. Its activist approach in solving environmental problems enables its staff and volunteers to effectively deal with challenging and often, serious issues. Zelena akcija is well known for its attractive and imaginative public advocacy actions and campaigns.
Zelena akcija was founded in 1990 and its headquarters are in Zagreb, Croatia. A small team of professionals supports the work of numerous volunteers and activists, who cover a wide range of topics in their work (waste, energy, climate, urbanism, rivers, GMO, agriculture, transport etc.). Zelena akcija is active on local, national and global levels and promotes the protection of nature and the environment, while advocating for sustainable development in Croatian and other communities. It also focuses on activities that foster public participation in decision-making processes with the aim of improving the quality of life in Croatia.
Victories and key actions