Islamabad, September 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): A letter of understanding on Environment education programme was signed between World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan) and Federal Directorate of Education, Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training today on September 22, 2020. The Parliamentary Secretary Ms. Wajiha Akram for Federal Education, Federal Secretary Ms. Farah Hamid Khan for Federal Education, Additional Secretary Federal Education Mr. Mohyuddin Ahmad Wani graced the occasion. Mr Hammad Naqi and DG Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) Ms. Zia Batool signed the agreement. The famous singer vocalist and alumni of FDE Schools Mr. Fakhir was also present in the ceremony.
The Objective of the program is to educate and involve youth in advocacy workshop and community action projects by focusing on enhancing individual’s personal and professional capabilities for adopting more environmental friendly and sustainable practice. The agreement between the two organizations would focus on the development of educational content and activities to raise environmental education awareness through interactive and digital platforms.
Environmental educational / awareness activities will be conducted in selected Educational Institutions. For this purpose, selected students shall be enrolled in Digital ECO Internship Program (DEIP) until December 2020 to give the students hands on experiential learning on appreciation of Nature and Diversity of Natural Habitats. Certificate of completion and community service letter will be awarded to students upon successful completion of all internship sessions to encourage and motivate the youth in community development activities.
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