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COCA-COLA'S PROJECT FROM SOURCE  TO THE SEA GATHERED SPELEOLOGISTS AND OTHER ENTHUSIASTS IN A CLEAN-UP ACTION NEAR TOMISLAVGRAD

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The implementation of the Coca-Cola project continued by cleaning the pit in the area of Grabovica, not far from Vidikovac near Tomislavgrad. From source  to the sea. This cleaning action brought together thirty participants - members of the Speleological Society Mijatovi Dvori and other enthusiasts and environmental activists from Tomislavgrad, gathered around a common idea - creating a healthier and safer environment for everyone. At the same time, this is an opportunity to influence citizens' awareness of responsible waste disposal through action. Namely, a ton of different waste was collected in the pit and right next to the pit.

The action in Tomislavgrad is the fifth cleaning action within the project that started on September 7 with the action of collecting packaging waste along the banks of the Drina river and through Višegrad, and continued in Foča, Rudo and Bihać. Due to bad weather, the action in Tuzla was postponed, but it will take place on Wednesday, October 20, while the final event and action in Sarajevo will be held on October 29.

Coca-Cola in Bosnia and Herzegovina, as a socially responsible company and a leader in the application of the postulates of sustainable business, has clearly set goals related to reducing the impact on the environment. One of the company's strategic commitments, as well as a global initiative, is a World without waste, which includes the project From source  to the sea, implemented in Bosnia and Herzegovina for the first time this year.

Coca-Cola’s project  From source  to the sea it is implemented in cooperation with local NGOs - Eco Center from Višegrad and CA Ruke  from Sarajevo. So far, the project has been supported in partnership by: the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Ministry of Spatial Planning, Construction and Ecology of the Republika Srpska, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management of Republika Srpska, the Ministry of Municipal Economy, Infrastructure, Spatial Planning, Construction and Environmental Protection Sarajevo Canton, Ministry of Construction, Spatial Planning and Environmental Protection of Una-Sana Canton, Vode Srpska Public Institution, Adriatic Sea Water Area Agency, Municipality of Višegrad, City of Bihać, City of Tuzla, Municipality of Tomislavgrad, Municipality of Rudo, Municipality of Foča.

The partners of the project are the companies Ekopak and Euro Beta, which are in charge of organizing the collection of waste. In addition to partner non-governmental organizations and companies for separate collection and recycling of waste, the partners of the project are the companies Konzum BiH and Mercator BiH.