Thailand

Children`s Forest Program in Thailand

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Year Started 1992
Name of Coordinator Ms. Isa Mihara
Activities
  • Planting of trees within the school vicinity involving the school children.
  • Planting of mangrove propagules
  • Workshops about proper waste management
  • Organic farming and textile dying using the natural materials like tree barks and pigment of leaves and flowers are conducted. 
  • Nature camps 
  • Putting of garbage bins for the students to learn the concept of 3R`s (reduce, reuse and recycle) 
  • The students are encouraged to reuse the kitchen oil as an alternative to diesel engine. 
Project Impact
  • Increase in the number of vegetation cover in the schools and adjacent communities  
  • Increase of awareness on environmental conservation  and protection among the school children
Number of Schools  177 schools 

 

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