SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT- Soeurs des Saints Coeurs Couvent
A team of volunteers from Dar Al Handasah - Beirut office Joined the Sustainability Movement 2018 Campaign to work on a Sustainability & Environmental awareness project at "Soeurs des Saints Coeurs Couvent " . The team worked on a set plan to provide the largest possible impact on the Students. The day of service starts with an interactive presentation covering the main environmental and sustainability opportunities encountered on a daily basis, followed by a hands-on activity to motivate students to become future green leaders.
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The event started with an interactive presentation which ensured the students have an understanding on the types of Pollution and how to THINK GREEN & ACT GREEN. The students then were distributed in to smaller groups to work on two hands on activities focusing on : upcycling & Recycling
Activity 1: (Upcycling) Transforming old Tires to playground chairs that are then used to form an outdoor seating area in the playground
Activity2: (Recycling) Students formed a sortation waste barrels using aluminum cans , plastic bottles & paper roll base, students found the decorated recycling bins a great achievement. Barrels became a sortation station.
The event ended by a briefing session were all participating students received a certificate for participation for the great involvement and commitment.