The overall objective of the National Society of Conservationists (NSC) is to protect nature as a whole and promote sustainable development. It has 113 member associations with almost 33,000 members across Hungary.
A large number of the member groups are small, local organisations whose main activities include environmental education, awareness raising, participation in uncovering and solving local environmental problems, environmental advisory work and nature conservation tasks.
Regional organisations work on all known environmental and nature protection topics.
The NSC is operated by a Board of 9 members who represent the member groups and there are 13 staff working in the Head Office.
Friends of the Earth Hungary is one of the 23 member groups that are involved in the School of Sustainability project.
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