Eco School Program holds training on environment

2017-09-26 11:38:53

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The 2nd training for beginners has launched on the Eco School Program which is being implemented in frames of the Sustainable Development Education project.

This project is being co-implemented by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sport and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), with purposes to deliver the ISO 14001 standard-based education on green and sustainable development to youths and to form environmentally-friendly good habits by supporting their participation in it.

As of the year 2017, the Eco School Program joined 64 schools and four kindergartens in Songinokhairkhan, Bayanzurkh districts and 11 aimags. So, people from these organizations learned methods of internal and external assessment under a theme ‘School Environment’.

Through the second training to last until September 28, attendees are having lessons on methods of collecting information about localities by using environmental and geographical data and conducting researches on soils and environment.   

The third training is expected to be held on October 15-30, 2017.