Monday, 9 Dec 2019 | 12 Rabi Al Thani 1441
ESO launches Green School initiative to promote conservation culture

ESO launches Green School initiative to promote conservation culture

The initiative encourages eco-friendly awareness and promotes a conservation culture inside schools across the sultanate. 

Supporting ESO’s initiative are Veolia Oman, a major international and regional resource management business, and Emily’s Garden, a memorial fund that has been set up by the Jewitt loved ones in memory of their late daughter Emily who was passionate about the atmosphere and actively supporting alter in her personal college in Oman and later in the Netherlands.

Participating schools are needed to recognize an current environmental challenge inside their college or neighborhood and start functioning on activities to alleviate these issues.

The environmental categories fall below 3 pre-determined themes which includes ‘Best School in Waste Management’, ‘Best School in Water Management’, and ‘Best School in Energy Management’. An official ceremony will take location to recognise the participating schools and schools with the very best contribution.   

Jawaher al Ghafri, education coordinator at ESO, mentioned, “We believe that all students deserve the opportunity to be educated on environmental sustainability practices and lead rewarding lives that support their dreams for a brighter future.”

In order to participate in the initiative, students are needed to fill in an on the internet application type with their selected theme along with their action strategy, which can be discovered on the initiative’s web site https://eso-edu.com/green-school/?lang= ar.

From October 2019 till April 2020, students will perform on implementing their action plans and submitting the outcomes.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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