Eco-Schools is an international programme developed by Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) in 1994 for schools working on sustainability (environment & socio-economic development) issues. The programme is implemented in over 60 countries worldwide.
Eco-Schools’ mission is to empower students to be the change a sustainable world needs through fun and action-oriented activities. A fundamental value in the Eco-Schools programme is the promotion of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). As a strategy for implementing ESD, the programme aims at achieving educational goals as well as sustainable development through schools as entry points to communities. Learn more about the international programme here https://www.ecoschools.global/
Eco-schools Kenya in particular responds to the Green Economy agenda through promotion of green enterprise development in schools and community. Eco-schools is implemented through the following themes: Water, Sanitation & Hygiene, Energy, Waste/Litter, Biodiversity, Sustainable transport, Healthy eating, sustainable agriculture, School grounds, Climate change, Sustaining our world, Global citizenship and Enterprise development.