Training for Teachers "Environmental Education for Sustainable Development"

On March 25, 2016, was held training "Environmental Education for Sustainable Development" for teachers of up to 15 schools of Tbilisi. The meeting was organized by NGO “EcoVision”, under project “SPARE” (School Project for Application of Resources and Energy). Teachers were provided with comprehensive information about the project and the opportunities of creating eco-clubs.


 Training for Teachers "Environmental Education for Sustainable Development"


The teachers were trained about different environmental topics, among them: energy efficiency, climate change, biodiversity and waste management, as well as the related global and local problems and challenges. The teachers talked about their experiences in the field of environmental education.


During the meeting, environmental verses, stories, handbooks and comics for kids were distributed among the participants. The mentioned editions were developed and published by ECOVISION – The Union for Sustainable Development. 


At the end of the training teachers were awarded with certificates. The meeting caused a big interest among the participants. They got the comprehensive answers to their questions. The future activities of the ‘SPARE’ project have been planned. The project “SPARE” is financed by Norges Naturvernforbund/Friends of the Earth Norway.