October 28, 2018

We are over the moon to note that we received 64 inquiries to apply for our Earth Ambassadors Fellowship after The Hindu EDGE published an article written by Madhuvanti Krishnan! Thank you! The application for next year will open during the last week of May 2019. Follo...

October 23, 2018

Nisha Bhakat, a YOUCAN Earth Ambassador, is keenly engaging with kids in her apartment to recycle existing materials for using them up during Durga Puja in her community in Kolkata for decoration, using plant based utensils etc.. She started with asking them some basic...

October 16, 2018

Sathya Priya is one of our enthusiastic Earth Ambassadors who is a final year humanities student at IIT Madras. She conducted her first program for children in Sathyamangalam and wrote a following reflection to us. 

"Post the session I felt a bit ove...

September 28, 2018

Nature has blessed us with beautiful forests and oceans. Forests that provide life giving water. Oceans that fight climate change by absorbing the carbon dioxide we spew. Without forests and oceans life would be very bleak indeed. Yet, we destroy more every year, with...

Interaction and facilitation are two of the most important skills to conduct education and outreach sessions on environment and conservation. An interactive session when facilitated after a well made documentary will lead to a deep understanding in students on the impo...

Like how there are many ways to reach out to a school principal and plan for an awareness session on ecosystems, there are many ways to conduct them too. They depend on the region, culture, medium of instruction, age group, the resource person’s core values and skills,...

There are thousands of ways to plan for an awareness session to introduce students to ecosystems. It depends on the region, culture, medium of instruction, the resource person’s style and the content. But, one indelible fact to remember while planning for this in today...

There is no ‘one right way’ to approach the Principal of a school in India to conduct an awareness session on environment and conservation. It varies depending on the kind of program and your personality type. But, here are seven pointers to keep in mind. These are the...

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