Environmental Awareness Campaign in Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) Summer Coaching Camps:
Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) organized summer sports camps for youngsters of age group 6-18 years in 24 playgrounds located in 7 administrative circles of the twin cities. Division of Urban Forestry, GHMC has approached CEE for organizing an environmental awareness campaign as part of these summer camps.
The environmental awareness campaign was organized by CEE in 25 selected MCH playgrounds located in 7 administrative circles. The main objectives of the campaign was:
To orient the participants about the importance of plant life in urban areas
To facilitate action for conservation of greenery in Hyderabad
As part of this campaign, small talk on importance of greenery in urban areas, competitions (quiz, poetry etc.) and assessment of the play ground for identification of the environmental issues were conducted in each play ground. The winners were awarded with saplings as prizes