SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Latin Patriarchate School Shafa Badran
A team of volunteers from Dar Al Handasah - Amman office Joined the Sustainability Movement 2018 Campaign to work on a Sustainability & Environmental awareness project at "Latin Patriarchate School Shafa Badran" . The team worked on a set plan to provide the largest possible impact on the Students. The day of service starts with an interactive presentation covering the main environmental and sustainability opportunities encountered on a daily basis, followed by a hands-on activity to motivate students to become future green leaders
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The event started with an interactive presentation which ensured the students have an understanding on the types of Pollution and how to THINK GREEN & ACT GREEN. The students then were distributed in to smaller groups to work on three hands on activities focusing on : Water Audit, Green Art, Planting.
Activity 1: (Water Audit) The event gave a simple & Basic strategy to audit water leakage & Consumption
Activity2: (Creating environmental Art & painting) Students spent time to think about the environment and to express how they can live in a greener school, drawings & paintings were placed at the school bulletin board
Activity3: (PLANTING) students planted a selection of Native plants in the school Garden to increase the green areas.
The event ended by a briefing session were all participating students received a sustainable (reusable) shopping bag. Students promised to stop using the plastic bags and will encourage there parents to use the reusable bags when they go shopping, student received a certificate for participation for the great involvement and commitment.