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By
Arul Actovin C
2nd Year MSW
Pondicherry
University
ROLE OF SOCIAL WORKER IN
ENVIRONMENTAL
DEVELOPMENT AND
PROTECTION
Fe...
 The surrounding of, and influences on, a particular item of
interest.
 According to P.P. Singh,
Environment is a layman...
 India now has one of the worst qualities of air in the world.
Without a doubt the main contributor of air pollution in I...
An identifiable element in the physical, cultural,
demographic, economic, political, regulatory or
technological environme...
Policies and procedures aimed at conserving the
natural resources, preserving the current state
of natural environment and...
A person whose profession is social work.
Any of several professions concerned with
providing social services to members o...
 Role the social worker should fulfill in the future will
benefit from a consideration variety of roles
 There are sever...
 Transfer/transmits information about environment to
the people
 Information enables the peoples to be better prepared
a...
 Social worker can initiates the process and people have to follow
and at the time of difficulties by refer back to socia...
 The role the advisor is to represent or persuade the interest of
the community
 In role of advisor the community organi...
 Social worker as educator conveys information to the community
and those in the broader community
 Social worker provid...
 Social worker provides the various avenues and shows different
routes while dealing with the society problems related to...
 The social worker accelerates the actions and reactions so that
people are able to achieve the desired results
 As a ca...
 To create new schemes or programmes to protect the
environment
 It will be followed by one who starts the programme and...
 Social worker can provide direction and guidelines to proceed in
carrying out environment developmental activities
 Ani...
 To sensitizing the people in terms of protection of environment
Campaign (through NGOs)
 Stop Climate Change
 Protect ...
Case study
February 17, 2015
Role of SWr in Env. Protection and
Development
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 Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF)
 Green Peace
NGOS WORKING FOR ENVIRONMENT
PROTECTION AND DEVELOPMENT
February 17, 2015 ...
 Try to avoid plastic
 To harvest the Rain water
 To Use dustbins separately – renewable, non renewable
 Weekly once u...
Save environment, save ourselves.
Its not a work and is a duty of every
human beings - cmaaief
February 17, 2015Role of SW...
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References
• Baldwin, J.N.(1985). Environment Planning and Management.
Dehra Dun: International Book Distributors.
• Saxen...
The Earth is Yours,
Save it.
Thank you
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Role of social worker in environmental development and improvement

  1. 1. By Arul Actovin C 2nd Year MSW Pondicherry University ROLE OF SOCIAL WORKER IN ENVIRONMENTAL DEVELOPMENT AND PROTECTION February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 1
  2. 2.  The surrounding of, and influences on, a particular item of interest.  According to P.P. Singh, Environment is a layman’s understanding implies everything around him, which effects the living of human beings, - His Shelter and living space - His Neighborhood - The City- The Surrounding habitation areas - The Space surrounding him, the cities in near vicinity - The Underground geological conditions in immediate and far vicinity of his shelter February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 2
  3. 3.  India now has one of the worst qualities of air in the world. Without a doubt the main contributor of air pollution in India is the transport system.  NEW DELHI — New Delhi’s air is the most polluted in the world, according to an international report that quantifies pollution levels, confirming findings by experts confounded by the lack of attention to the city’s problem. INDIA February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 3
  4. 4. An identifiable element in the physical, cultural, demographic, economic, political, regulatory or technological environment that effects the survival operations and growth of an organization. ENVIRONMENT DEVELOPMENT February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 4
  5. 5. Policies and procedures aimed at conserving the natural resources, preserving the current state of natural environment and, where possible, reserving its degradation ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 5
  6. 6. A person whose profession is social work. Any of several professions concerned with providing social services to members of the community WHO IS (AM I) SOCIAL WORKER? February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 6
  7. 7.  Role the social worker should fulfill in the future will benefit from a consideration variety of roles  There are several roles for social worker in terms of environment protection and development Communicator Enabler Animator Guide Innovator Advocate Counselor Model Motivator Felicitator Mediator Educator Leader Catalyst ROLE OF SOCIAL WORKER February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 7
  8. 8.  Transfer/transmits information about environment to the people  Information enables the peoples to be better prepared and empowered with information  Group meetings, individual contacts, group discussion, public meetings and etc.,  Skits, role play, street play, audio/video show about environment COMMUNICATOR February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 8
  9. 9.  Social worker can initiates the process and people have to follow and at the time of difficulties by refer back to social worker  Example: MSSRF ENABLER February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 9
  10. 10.  The role the advisor is to represent or persuade the interest of the community  In role of advisor the community organization champions the rights of others  An advisor argues, debates, bargains, negotiates and confronts the evils doers on behalf of the community ADVISOR February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 10
  11. 11.  Social worker as educator conveys information to the community and those in the broader community  Social worker provides information necessary for decision making Social provides information necessary coping with problem situations, assists the community in practicing new behaviour patterns and skills EDUCATOR February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 11
  12. 12.  Social worker provides the various avenues and shows different routes while dealing with the society problems related to environment  Waste Management :- Municipalities, corporation’s waste  Social worker instead of doing anything on his own guides the people in the process of environment development GUIDE February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 12
  13. 13.  The social worker accelerates the actions and reactions so that people are able to achieve the desired results  As a catalyst the organization is able to increase the response level of people CATALYST February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 13
  14. 14.  To create new schemes or programmes to protect the environment  It will be followed by one who starts the programme and other people LEADER February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 14
  15. 15.  Social worker can provide direction and guidelines to proceed in carrying out environment developmental activities  Animator plays a vital role in eliciting the active participation of people form planning till evaluation especially ensuring involvement of people in the dealing and problems ANIMATOR February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 15
  16. 16.  To sensitizing the people in terms of protection of environment Campaign (through NGOs)  Stop Climate Change  Protect Ancient Forests  Save the Oceans  Stop Whaling  Say No to Genetic Engineering  Stop the Nuclear Threat  Eliminate Toxic Chemicals  Encourage Sustainable Trade SOCIAL ACTIVIST February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 16
  17. 17. Case study February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 17
  18. 18.  Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF)  Green Peace NGOS WORKING FOR ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AND DEVELOPMENT February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 18
  19. 19.  Try to avoid plastic  To harvest the Rain water  To Use dustbins separately – renewable, non renewable  Weekly once use public transport for travelling  To Create awareness about environment to yourself then others  Try to be example for others in terms of saving environment AS A HUMAN BEING….. February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 19
  20. 20. Save environment, save ourselves. Its not a work and is a duty of every human beings - cmaaief February 17, 2015Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development20
  21. 21. February 17, 2015Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development21
  22. 22. February 17, 2015 Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development 22
  23. 23. References • Baldwin, J.N.(1985). Environment Planning and Management. Dehra Dun: International Book Distributors. • Saxena, B.D.(1994). Socio-economic Impacts of Environment. New Delhi: Ashish Publishing House. February17,2015 RoleofSWrinEnv.Protectionand Development 23
  24. 24. The Earth is Yours, Save it. Thank you February 17, 2015Role of SWr in Env. Protection and Development24

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