GREEN SAVIOURS OF INDIA aims to equip teachers with tools for ‘effective environmental education’ among school teachers’ across cities in India, which translates to the younger generation for ensuring sustainable growth in near future.. These workshops are jointly conducted by Dr. Preeti Aggarwal and Mr.Rakesh Khatri, along with active support of Mr. Animesh Kapoor (Naturalist with Eco Roots Foundation) and employee volunteers at Viom Networks.
The GSI workshop will train more than 3500 teachers directly through interactive workshop on the VAI method: Visual, Activity and Inspire methodology. The mentors demonstrate the VAI method in every workshop and explain how its adoption will benefit the teachers in delivering environmental education at schools. GSI project has four unique features:
i) all subject teachers are target audience,
ii) no additional curriculum is provided,
iii) simple and non-expensive methods are discussed, and
iv) delivered in multi-cultural and lingual regions.
We have covered major cities like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Lucknow , Chandigarh, Jaipur, Bhubneshwar, Raipur, Ahmadabad, Bhopal, Patna, Meerut and Delhi in three months.
Save the Little Friend House Sparrow
LIMCA BOOK OF RECORD 2019 for maximum numbers of workshops on Handmade Nests. International Green Apple award – Save the house sparrow EARTH DAY NETWORK STAR Association of 194 Countries. Washington DC “Sparrows being social bird needs home in Human home” Eco route has been awarded with The GreenAppleEnvironmentAwards, the annual international campaign to recognize, reward and promote environment best practice around the world. We are dedicated towards nature and we believe it’s a culture we have to pass from one generation to other. Eco route came ahead with Sparrow conservation nest viewing workshop where Approximately 45000 jute nests and 47000 wooden bird houses were made for sparrow conservation. We have reached approx 2000 schools and regularly conduct workshops with RWA and corporate. These birds nest making workshop are a natural way to let new generation feel the pain of these endangered species and take small steps to protect nature. The latest Project is with YES BANK CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY SAVE YOUR LITTLE FRIEND HOUSE SPARROW with 200 Schools of NCR
A Pan India theatre series on CLIMATE CHANGE Prithvi Vandana An CSR initiative of Panasonic India Eco Roots Foundation believes that the most powerful element of the human mind is imagination which may brings back the glory of the nature and portrays the dangers to it through theatre. Prithvi Vandana was an Ecoskool festival, fundamentally an environmental message builder on global warming and climate change. Objective: With this initiative Panasonic prime objective was to encourage and engage young minds about Global Warming and Climate Change using theatre as the mode of communication and inspire people to make strong individual and collective steps towards saving the same. Panasonic concluded the nationwide environment sensitization annual program named “Panasonic Ecoskool” with ECO ROOTS FOUNDATION which was driven across 240 different schools from 24 cities in India touching close to 1,12,000 students people. Featured in LIMCA BOOK OF RECORD
NEER NAARI aur VIGYAN
“Making water warriors for future” Eco route in 9 States, 17 Cities and 170 Schools approx 95000 girl students participated in this sponsored by Department of “Science & Technology sponsored project under the guidance of Mr Pamposh Kumar Director Mission Eco Next “Outreach for school eco wash innovations and excellence in water credits and water budgeting skills of girl students and teachers”. Water is the elixir of life. Eco route conducted theatre workshops on Water conservation making people realize that natural resources are limited and considering industrialization and global warming we should start focusing on preserving natural resources or need to find out optimum way to utilize these resources.Earth, tree and water are linked to each other and due to vast industrialization we are breaking the nature rules now the time has come to give back or restore our natural resources. We reached out to schools through theatre workshop “NeerNaariAurVigyan” on water conservation where we focus on water conservation innovation estimations from past, present and future. Padma Shree Awardee and renowned Bollywood actor ManojBajpai was the brand face of this series. Let’s all come forwards and become water saviors and warriors.
IN EVERY WALK WITH NATURE ONE RECEIVES FAR MORE THAN HE SEEKS
HARIT UMANG / JOY OF GREEN
A CSR Initiative of PANASONIC INDIA in collobration ECO ROOTS FOUNDATION Harit Umang in its first phase, will partner with 200 schools and 50 RWAs. With a focus on waste management and responsible recycling, the programme will include creation of zero plastic zones around schools and steps will be taken to spread awareness about energy conservation. Students from various schools actively participated in the event and used poetry as a medium to express their views on environment. Further, it was announced that schools and RWAs will start a drive to collect 45 metric tonne of e-waste annually. Marking Panasonic’s centenary celebrations globally, the Harit Umang Project will also undertake identification and creation of 200 Green Smiths as ambassadors to ensure the Project’s widespread reach by creating a multiplier effect.
HT PACE Education
Class room sessions Assembly dialogues
GREEN BIO SCOPE
“Bioscope telling stories of new hopes” Our founder Rakesh Khatri is eager to find new ways to make learning fun, so he came up with an idea of exposing kids to traditional cinema medium bioscope to showcase a series of environment films. Reaction from school students and others was unexpected as they enjoyed the instrument and the way bioscope engaged every member personally from the window and took them in a very different world of green scope. Rakesh Khatri named this tool “Greenscope”.