Residential Seminars for Students on the Protection of Our Island Ecosystem
Residential Seminars for Students on the Protection of Our Island Ecosystem
The primary objective of the project was to raise awareness among students aged 16-18 on the need to protect our fragile ecosystem during a one-week seminar. Special emphasis was laid on wetlands of Mauritius, the coastal zone, groundwater pollution as well as the protectin of biodiversity.The seminar was composed of short exposés, interactive games and site visits and 200 students participated (100 boys and 100 girls separately, 3 days per group). The NGO intends to take stock of lessons learnt and best practices in the organisation of the seminar with a view to replicate them on a yearly basis.
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Lions Club of Curepipe
Country:
Mauritius
Area Of Work:
Multifocal Area
Grant Amount:
US$ 12,435.62
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 6,108.60
Co-Financing in-Kind:
Project Number:
MAR/01/12
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Emphasis on Sustainable Livelihoods
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Notable Community Participation
200 students aged 16-18 from all over the island participated in the seminar. Resource persons from diferrent environmental sectors contributed.
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Grantee Contact

Nalini Gopaul
 

Address

c/o Mario Chutel, Gentilly, Moka
Moka , - , mu
 

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SGP Country office contact

Mrs. Pamela Bapoo-Dundoo
Phone:
(230) 213 53 84
Fax:
(230) 212 14 11
Email:

Address

2nd Floor, Sugar Industry Pension Fund Building, 1 Remy Ollier Street
Port Louis, Mauritius

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