Posts Tagged "Poverty"

Photo Competition: Transparency International

Photo Competition: Transparency International

Corruption has scathing effects that can be difficult to illustrate. So we are looking for photos to give a powerful image of how corruption affects people’s lives. The theme of the competition is to: Illustrate the negative effects that corruption has on your world. What can you win?Three prizes are up for grabs. The jury will select three winners and…read more →

Newsletter September – October 2012

Newsletter September – October 2012

Greetings and Warmest wishes from SSI on this auspicious occasion of Vijaya Dashami 2012. With Blessings of Goddess Durga, may education spread all over the world, people choose sustainable lifestyle, & extreme poverty and hunger decrease (MDGs Come true).

Essay Competition – 2012 (Marking the late-second-half of DESD)

Sano Sansar Initiative is Organising an Essay Competition Marking the late-second-half of Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (2005-2014). Children and Youths from Nepal (Aged: 14-18) are eligible to participate the Competition. For detailed information please refer to the guidelines and Terms/Conditions. Guidelines/major issues for consideration, which may help to write the Essay  • Make influence of Education for Sustainable…read more →

FAQs on Green Economy

How is a green economy defined? For the purposes of the Green Economy Initiative, UNEP has developed a working definition of a green economy as one that results in improved human well-being and social equity, while significantly reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities. In its simplest expression, a green economy can be thought of as one which is low carbon,…read more →

Asia Pacific Photo Story Contest 2012

Asia Pacific Youth Task Force on RIO +20 is organizing the Asia Pacific Photo-Story Contest 2012 to mark the Voices of Youth globally in RIO+20, The UN Conference on Sustainable Development which is going to be held on June 20-22 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. THEME /CATEGORIES FOR THE PHOTO CONTEST  1. Mountain and Green Economy 2. Youth Employment and…read more →

7th SAYEN Regional Meet, 10 -12th January 2012

The Road to Rio 2012: Sustainable Lifestyles for a Green Economy is the theme of 7th South Asia Youth Environment Network (SAYEN) meeting, which will take place 10-12 January in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The meeting is hosted by the National Federation for Youth Organizations in Bangladesh and jointly organized by the Centre for Environment Education, India, and UNEP. It will gather…read more →

Interaction program on Rio +20 Process and Education for Sustainable Development

Sano Sansar Nepal organized an Interaction Program on Rio +20 Process and Education For Sustainable Development highlighting the roles of students in reorienting the lives. President of Sano Sansar Nepal, Mr. Sagar Aryal facilitated the workshop along with discussions and learnings from TUNZA International Children and Youths Conference 2011, Bandung, Indonesia.  The program was success with participation of more than…read more →