Like for Smart Energy
About GED project
As part of the project Green Economic Development (GED)
United Nations Development Programme, the Fund for Environmental Protection of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Fund for Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency of Republika Srpska, and cantons and municipalities in BiH launched the Like for Smart Energy campaign. The country-wide campaign, whose main character is Professor Atom, aims to support children and young people in advocating increases in energy efficiency in their homes and schools.
Who is Professor Atom?
The campaign protagonist, Professor Atom represents a scientist who has the answer to every question about energy efficiency. The Professor works with children to spread knowledge on energy savings, and shares useful advice on how to be smart in using resources.
Since 2014, two educational campaigns under the slogan Like for Smart Energy have been organized in cities across Bosnia and Herzegovina. Through quizzes and advices from Professor Atom, citizens learnt of the simple ways how not only to save the energy, but also reduce costs at home, in schools, and outdoors, while protecting the environment.
If you want to find tips on how to save energy in everyday life, and reduce environmental pollution, see our publications: 200 Advices on Smart Energy and Accept One Ton Heavy Challenge.
As part of the campaign Like for Smart Energy, short films about smart use of energy were made. Watch the films here.
Smart use of energy and importance of energy efficiency were in focus of educational events held on 26 and 27 December 2014 in Sarajevo, Mostar and Banja Luka. The events aimed to educate citizens on environmental protection, sustainability, and energy efficiency. Feature character of the campaign, Professor Atom, awarded the youngest competitors with gifts and educational items.