The Rufford Foundation is a UK registered charity which funds nature conservation projects across the developing world. To date the Foundation has awarded grants to over 3000 projects in 155 countries.
The Rufford Foundation supports the MEGA project entitled “The Codru Quest: Economic Valuation of the Ecosystem Services of the Codru Protected Area by using Gamification” through its Rufford Small Grant programme.
More information is available at www.rufford.org.
Spark Research Labs is a regional research and consulting firm that develops solutions for clients from private, public and non-for-profit sectors. For this it uses in-depth knowledge in the fields of Strategy Development, Process and Project Management, Quality Management, Production and Supply Chain Management, Knowledge Management, and IT and Data Mining.
Spark Research Labs is a long-term reliable partner of MEGA in terms of environmental research and nature conservation projects. The company engages in such initiatives as MEGA Impact Championship and provides financial support for their successful realization.
More information is available at www.sparklabs.md.
Let’s Do It, Romania! is the largest social movement in Romania, which is part of the global movement for a clean world Let’s Do It, World! In 6 years of activity this movement has succeeded in engaging over 1100000 volunteers. The vision of Let's Do It, Romania! is a zero waste country, and its values are passion, trust, respect for nature, and involvement.
Let's Do It, Romania! collaborates with MEGA in the framework of the socio-ecological campaign Hai Moldova. Here our partner from Romania provides financial, logistical, and consultative support for increasing the value of the campaign for society and the environment in Moldova. At the same time MEGA coordinates the activities of Hai Moldova with those in Romania.
More information is available at www.letsdoitromania.ro.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a German development agency that provides services worldwide in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. Its main commissioning party is the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), but GIZ also works with the private sector, fostering successful interaction between development policy and foreign trade.
MEGA is always ready to support GIZ in its project “ValuES: Methods for integrating ecosystem services into policy, planning, and practice” by offering gamified training programmes on Integrating Ecosystem Services into Development Planning in various countries.
More information is available at www.giz.de.
American Councils for International Education in Moldova (ACTR/ACCELS) is an international not-for-profit organization leading the development and exchange of knowledge between the US and Eastern European / Eurasian countries, such as the Republic of Moldova. Its mission is to foster independence and democratic development by advancing education and research, cultivating leadership, and empowering individuals and institutions through learning.
American Councils is a kind and long-term partner of MEGA that offers office space to the MEGA Team and various trainings and courses. These organizations work closely on organizing the project Operation P.E.A.C.E. and the course FACE ROBOTS.
More information is available at www.americancouncils.md.
Kaufland is a German hypermarket chain operated by Schwarz Gruppe GmbH. The chain operates over 1000 stores in Germany, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia. Kaufland has a well-developed Corpoate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy and supports a number of causes, including protection of the environment.
Kaufland is one of the key partners and sponsors of the socio-ecological campaign Hai Moldova in the Republic of Moldova.
More information is available at www.kaufland.ro.
EcoVisio is a non-governmental organization in Moldova that focuses its work on empowerment and environmental education and action. Its working fields are primarily ecological agriculture, transportation, energy efficiency, renewable energies, consumer awareness, urban/rural development and resource flows. EcoVisio organizes a number of environmental initiatives, such as activEco, activePeace, Eco-village Moldova, Seed It Forward, Torbesc, IarmarEco, and other.
MEGA is in close collaboration with EcoVisio on several projects and initiatives, such as coaching provided for the activEco participants, organization of tree planting campaigns together with Seed It Forward and Eco-village Moldova, participation with exhibition booths at IarmarEco, as well as organization of the Movie Nights and Board Game Days events.
More information is available at www.ecovisio.org.
Bright Games is an indie game development company from Moldova committed to creating entertaining and visually appealing video games. Its team has some extremely talented people that all share the passion for creating and playing video games.
More information is available at www.brightgames.net.
Dream Academia is a world wide community of innovators, young startups and inspiring DreamAs who work together for a better tomorrow. It is represented by the self acclaimed center of dream development that is situated in the Dreamicon Valley, Austria. Dream Academia’s vision is a society in which everybody does exactly what he/she loves to do.
Dream Academia supports MEGA and its team in terms of incredible inspiration, important contacts and networking, valuable coaching and mentoring, and great assistance in making our MEGA dream come true.
More information is available at www.dreamacademia.com.
CIVIC.MD is an information-sharing website for people interested in the NGO sector in the Republic of Moldova. The mission of the CIVIC.MD Portal is to contribute to increasing transparency and efficiency of non-governmental organizations in Moldova by providing a platform for communication both among NGOs and between NGOs and the general public.
CIVIC.MD offers free on-line space for MEGA to promote the organization's initiatives and projects on their portal.
More information is available at www.civic.md.