Project Title :Marg Sapasthaaha - Clean Revolution(A Mission for Clean Neighbourhood)
DESIGN FOR CHANGE @ Shree Niketan Matric. Hr. Sec. School Implemented Week : 19th Sep, 2011 – 24th Sep, 2011Clean Revolution
Dumping garbage around residential areas Hazards of garbage Spoilage of neighbourhood cleanliness Unhealthy effects of usage of plastics
The photograph shows the condition of the streets before the project started.
Eco club will be inaugurated Green Leaders will be elected Streets will be adopted & awareness will be created
Functions of Eco club * Monitor neighbourhood cleanliness * Rate class room performance and encourage the best class with a rolling shield
Eco club framed the Rules and Regulations to reduce thegarbage level in measurable terms. As a motivational factorEco club – took initiative steps to update the notice boardand charts were displayed by the students.
Drawing Competition on “Clean Neighbourhood” Assembly activities to bring awareness among the students - speech - conversation - environmental quiz
Before implementation the garbage produced was measured. It considerably reduced to 71 kg from 250 kg per week.
A compost pit was dug near the school todispose the biodegradable garbage.
Street Visit Student volunteers visited the adopted neighbourhood streets (Maraimalaiadi street & Vivekanda street) & created a sense of cleanliness among the residents through various activities
Street play was enacted by the students to explain the hazards of garbage
The streets are cleaned by the corporation workers. Thischange is sustainable and monitored periodically by ourstudents.
A rally was organized by our students to createawareness among the people regarding neighbourhoodcleanliness.
A street play was performed by the students infront of the local corporation office for the publicwhich gained appreciation.
Change in attitude of students towards neighbourhood cleanliness. Awareness was created among public towards the same. Brought sustainable change in the school campus too. Adopted streets proof of neighbourhood cleanliness