Summer eco-camp “EcoVision 2017” for school students

From June to September 2017, in Kolkheti, Javakheti and Tusheti Protected Areas were arranged summer eco-camps “EcoVision,” organized by NGO “EcoVision” and supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia and NGO “Citizen.” Up to 2000 school students took part in camps – the winners of: “SPARE” project competition, NGO “Citizen” Civil Olympics and the campaign “Save Water,” as well as the participant children of the program “Let's Learn and Rest Together,” implemented by the Ministry of Education and Science.

 

Summer eco-camp “EcoVision 2017” for school students

 

In eco-camp program there are integrated educational thematic trainings and scientific works as well as many sports activities, educational games and adventure tours. The camp program also provides the establishment of healthy lifestyle among adolescents, through a variety of sports activities (rafting, mountain bike racing, Zip-Line Tour, etc.)

 

Summer eco-camp “EcoVision 2017” for school students

 

Summer eco-camp “EcoVision 2017” for school students

 

In eco-camps there were held popular lectures on environmental issues by professors and experts of this field. Eco-camp participants attended trainings about biodiversity, protected areas, energy efficiency and energy saving, climate change, waste and water. 

 

Summer eco-camp “EcoVision 2017” for school students

 

Summer eco-camp “EcoVision 2017” for school students

 

Eco-camp aims to raise awareness of participants in following environmental directions:

- Local biodiversity and the importance of protected areas;

- Establishment of natural resources sustainable management principles;

- Renewable energy, energy saving/energy efficiency;

- Establishment of waste management basic principles;

- Skill of orientation in nature; How to behave in nature and safety rules;

- Increasing of civil activity.

 

Summer eco-camp “EcoVision 2017” for school students

 

Summer eco-camp “EcoVision 2017” for school students

 

20-09-2017
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Every Sunday, at 12 p.m. and again every Saturday at 12 p.m, watch EcoVision TV Show on GDS TV
Clean Up actions for celebrating World Environment Day
Meeting with Dmanisi Municipality public schools students
Tbilisi #130 public school held an open lesson on environmental topics
Meetings with Kindergartens representatives about waste
NGO ‘EcoVision’ celebrated Georgia Independence Day
Public lecture about compost