REPORT ON TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAMME BY HARIT SENA

                  -Mrs.Arati Dodti

teacher

Don Bosco High School,

Matunga, Mumbai

20 July 2015

 

VENUE: DHARAVI NATURE PARK, DHARAVI, SION (W)

Teachers of the Mumbai south zone schools attended a seminar on July 15, at the Dharavi Nature Park themed ‘GLOBAL WARMING AND CLIMATE CHANGE.’ Two lectures, ‘River March’ by Mr. Gopal Zaveri, and ‘The Climate Reality Project’ by Mrs.Nandini Deshmukh (Ex H.O.D of Kirti College) provided information on impending global crises and the means to avert them. teacher2

The first, a documentary, gave information about the abysmal condition of rivers in Mumbai, with suggestions for students to work on projects, in order to raise awareness. You are welcomed to look up the Facebook page ‘River March For India’ for related information.

The second lecture focused on creating climate leaders who would ‘Think globally, act locally and change personally’ to reduce their carbon footprint. Do visit www.eelab.info for further information.

The programme concluded with a sharing of the success story of the Harit Sena.