WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY CELEBRATIONS 2018
World Environment Day is used to celebrate on the 5th June to make the people to get aware about the Environment and it’s effects on the daily life of the people. There are lots of activities which are done by the people in the Environment to develop some thing for the welfare of the people. Environment is a Natural Thing where people live and do lot of activities for their own welfare and benefit. People are used to damage and also save the Environment resources by which people are affected due to various bad as well as good effects of the Environment. The focal theme for World Environment Day 2018 is “Plastic Pollution”.
Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) invites proposals for the observance of World Environment Day 2018 from Govt./Aided Colleges, Polytechnics/ITIs, R&D Centres of the Council, Govt./Aided Schools, Universities and Departments , NGC District Co-ordinators and registered NGOs fulfilling the eligibility criteria as per Council norms.
The proposals should be submitted to The Director, Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment, Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, Trivandrum-695004 in the prescribed format on or before 30.04.2018.
The proposals for World Environment Day 2018 celebrations will be scrutanised and selection of institutions will be made purely based on merit and fulfilling of guidelines. Only one proposal will be sanctioned to an institution. Since large number of proposals are expected, sufficient number of proposals will be selected based on those proposals received before due date. Hence the institutions are encouraged to apply as early as possible. The decision of KSCSTE in selection of institutions shall be final.
The extent of financial support from KSCSTE will be as below:
1. Schools – Rs.10,000/- each
2. Govt./Aided Colleges, Polytechnics, R&D Centres,
NGC District Co-ordinators, Universities and Departments – Rs.20,000/- each
a. Thematic Exhibition
b. Popular Lecture/ Demonstration
c. Slide Shows/ Film Shows
d. Debates/ Competitions
e. Seminars/ Symposia