COOPERATION WITH MUNICIPALITIES
The volunteer movement #vieglipalīdzēt pilot project “#vieglipalīdzēt – sustainable local community solutions to mitigate the negative effects of the Covid-19 crisis” is intended as a set of activities including public information, education and cooperation to provide practical volunteer support to citizens and municipalities to cope with the Covid-19 crisis. . By emphasizing situation analysis, the transfer of plans, knowledge and experience to volunteer movements and information campaigns, this project will contribute to the resilience of the community in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic by reducing misinformation and strengthening the capacity of local communities to help crisis victims.
Six communities were involved in this project: Liepāja, Gulbene, Rēzekne, Dagda, Kuldīga and several care centers from Riga.
The event is financially supported by the Society Integration Fund from the Latvian state budget. Project “#vieglipalīdzēt – sustainable local community solutions to mitigate the negative effects of the Covid-19 crisis”, no. 2021.LV/NVO_COVID/23