Activities

Implemented projects are divided three sections:


Transboundary environmental cooperation

Peipsi CTC conducts an analysis of the changing socio-economic situation and policies in specific cultural contexts of border areas in Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
We have 20 years experience in development of cross-border interaction mechanisms and facilitation of cross-border cooperation in the Estonian – Russian border area.

To promote cross-border cooperation in border regions between different sectors Peipsi CTC organizes annual events as summer schools, conferences, round tables designed for state, regional and local officials, NGOs, educational institutions and international organizations.

Peipsi CTC participated in development and coordinates partial implementation of the Lake Peipsi Management Programme for the Estonian-Russian transboundary waterbasin.
Peipsi CTC is a member of Estonian-Russian Trasnboundary Water Commission working group.


Development cooperation

Last 15 years, Peipsi CTC has also implemented projects in the field of developement cooperation. We have organised water management and public involvement related projects in the Tajikistan ,Moldova-Ukrainian, Kyrgyztan-Kasakhstan, Albania-Macedonian, Armenian-georgia, etc border regions. 

Last years we have worked with our Tajikistan, Georgian, Belarus and Modova partners with their social and women entrepreneurship projects.

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Peipsi CTC is a founding member of Estonian Roundtable for Development Cooperation
Background on integrated water resource management (IWRM) in EECCA region


Environmental awareness

Our goal is to promote environmental awareness and sustainable consumption, to compile and offer the active learning study programmes for pupils, training programmes for teachers, specialists and enterpreneurs (incl ecoturism training).

We're offering 11 different study programmes (incl work sheets) for pupils.

Peipsi CTC provides project management support to implement water management projects on Lake Peipsi to international organisations, governments, universities and NGOs through fundraising, organization of project communication and consultation with end-users, extensive network of experts, arrangement of project meetings and exciting field trips.

Peipsi CTC has promoted water management cooperation in the cross-border waterbasins in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, Masedonia and Albania, and in Moldova. 

Peipsi CTC is a member of the global network Living Lakes

Community development

Peipsi CTC organizes capacity building training for different stakeholder groups on environmental education, fundraising, project management and public relations. We also initiate public dialogues, community events, such as roundtables, local environmental actions and deliberative forums; that support development of the local initiative.

Peipsi CTC has developed advanced experience in working with different non-profit civil organizations, local authorities and the business sector through economic and social projects promoting local life.


Peipsi CTC is a member of the ALDA (European Association of Lofal Democracy) network