Project facts


Interactive Conservation Platform for Orchids Native to Greece-Turkey (ICON)


The project aims to establish a network of Greek and Turkish entities working in the field of conservation and protection of the environment, specifically wild orchids; to create a new innovative common tool and methodologies for education in environmental protection; and to prepare common guidelines for species monitoring to increase awareness of Turkish and Greek citizens about specific endangered species and threats. The project also aims to inform the Turkish society, especially NGOs, local authorities and relevant stakeholders about EU environmental policies and legislation.


Greece & Turkey

Main Activities


15 Months (2016-02-15 to 2017-05-14)


151113.75 Euro