A holistic education that fosters 21st century skills, environmental awareness, climate literacy, and a global worldview is the key to addressing present-day environmental challenges and building a sustainable future. Education is a vital part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and is considered a driver for the transformations towards achieving the 17 SDGs. India’s National Education Policy 2020 too recognises the importance of environmental awareness for all students and mentions that environmental education should be included in formal curricula.
Through the Green Action Schools Program, schools will
The Program will also provide a platform on which enterprising schools, educators, and students are recognised and celebrated for their eco-friendly initiatives.
 National Education policy 2020, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India; https://www.education.gov.in/sites/upload_files/mhrd/files/NEP_Final_English_0.pdf
The Green Action Program includes:
On successful completion of the Green Action Program:
The Green Action Program currently has limited slots available, so please fill out the form at the earliest to register your interest and intent to join the program.
Link to the registration form: https://forms.gle/gGJBs4Zj1Z9zQX3u9
Deadline for registration: 30 July 2023
Note: In the case of a group of schools, each campus would need to submit a separate application.