Not just numbers, but people.

In 14 years of activity we managed to involve people from the local communities in more than 1.100 projects, developed in 26 villages and 5 towns.

 

These people, that have found a new calling, matter the most to us.

Viscri - Strada Principală

People and abilities

  • 190 locals trained in traditional construction techniques;
  • 48 locals trained in agro-tourism;
  • 40 village entrepreneurs participating in English classes;
  • 90 jobs created along with the projects promoted by MET;
  • 120 tourism seasonal jobs.

Local businesses

  • 20 craftsmen started their small business with MET help;
  • 4 blacksmith and 3 carpenter workshops were opened;
  • 2 brick and tile-making ovens were built;
  • 20 locals were supported to rehabilitate and decorate their guest houses;
  • 2 weavers helped to create and sell traditional textiles;
  • An eco orchard and an apple juice factory opened;
  • A pallet factory started.

Education

  • 2.019 students from rural areas have helped plant more than 1.000.000 saplings in a big reforesting campaign;
  • 7 schools from Sighișoara and more than 500 kids involved in eco friendly activities;
  • 18 students received MET awards for great results in history and biology contests.