Farmers Workshop On Jaivika Vaividye And Bija Rakshane

Workshop to raise awareness about the technology, politics and legal aspects of Bt brinjal and genetically modified organisms in general Written by Gomati Madaiah (Intern at ESG) 1 April 2010 Downloads: Workshop report conducted to create awareness about Bt brinjal Vishranthi Nilayam, Infantry Road, Thursday 1st April 2010 This workshop was organised to help farmers from across Karnataka appreciate the nuances of the debates that resulted in India’s Environment and Forests Minister Shri Jairam Ramesh

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Contested Urban Spaces

Report on ESG Program for University of Washington at Seattle 11 – 19 August 2009 Downloads: Contested Urban Spaces – Univ of Washington In collaboration with the University of Washington at Seattle, Environment Support Group (ESG) sponsored a one-week workshop from 11-19 August 2009 on “Contested Urban Spaces” for twenty undergraduate and graduate students. Studying themes of social justice, urbanization, and human rights in Bangalore, the students were exposed to a breadth of environmental issues

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Exploring Environmental Education Beyond The Classroom

Report on ESG Workshop for Teachers 9 – 11 July 2009 Downloads: Report on teacher’s workshop conducted in July 09 Invitation asking teachers to enroll for the workshop “Exploring beyond the classroom” Though made mandatory in 1991 by the Supreme Court of India, environmental education has not evolved to accommodate the complex and dynamic nature of current day environmental crises. With this in mind Environment Support Group (ESG), in collaboration with Karnataka State Council for

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Report On ESG Workshop For Teachers

9 – 11 July 2009 Downloads: Though made mandatory in 1991 by the Supreme Court of India, environmental education has not evolved to accommodate the complex and dynamic nature of current day environmental crises. With this in mind Environment Support Group (ESG), in collaboration with Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology, hosted a teacher’s workshop focused on “Exploring Environmental Education Beyond the Classroom” from July 9th to 11th, 2009. Keywords: ,environmental education,events ,Add new

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Exploring Bengaluru

Urban Explorers – A summer camp for children at Wipro 4 – 8 May 2009 Downloads: Report of workshop on “Urban Explorers” conducted for young children “The time has come, the children say to talk of many things. Of trees and lakes, and butterflies and where Bangalore’s going” Between the 4th and 8th May 2009, Environment Support Group conducted “Urban Explorers’, a 5 day workshop on the urban environment, for 20 children of the employees

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Namma Parisara – “Our Environment”

A Report of the Summer workshop for children in coordination with Child’s Day Montessori, Padmanabhanagar 20 – 30 April 2009 Downloads: Namma Parisara – A ten day summer workshop for children to better understand the environment Fresh green leaves on the Pongamia, Peltophorum proudly flashing its yellow flowers amidst beautiful green foliage and the copper pods, Gulmohar flaunting its beautiful crimson and the Spathodea having shed its leaves and waiting for new ones, while Lagerstromia

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Urban Explorers

A week long Summer Camp for children at ESG 13 – 17 April 2009 Downloads: Report of workshop on “Urban Explorers” conducted for young children Take home kit for kids who participated in the workshop Summer brings excitement for the kids and this summer as the schools closed for a long summer vacation we had 18 children in the age group of 11-15 register for the Urban Explorer summer workshop at ESG. Children came from

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Environment Day: Looking At Lived Experiences

Workshop at Living Hope Boys Home 5 June 2008 Downloads: Workshop report Living Boys Home On June 5, World Environment Day, ESG organized a half day workshop on the Urban Environment for the children of Living Hope Boys Home. Fifty children (in the age group of 4-14 years) participated enthusiastically. For a detailed account of the workshop, read on… The aim of the workshop was to introduce the children to the various elements of the

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Sustainable Development For The Youth Of The Andaman And Nicobar Islands

28 November 2007 On November 28th, 2007 ESG conducted a one day workshop on environmental issues and movements in the country for students from the Andaman–Nicobar Islands. The objective of the program was to build the capacity of the local youth to participate in the development initiatives that are operating in the islands. It aimed at both creating a cadre of informed leaders and empowering the community through this group of trainees. The workshop was

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