Sundarban Carnival, 2014 on Sundarban Conservation

Sundarban Conservation through Eco-tourism
On 24th May, 2014, Rupantar Eco-tourism Limited (RET) successfully organized the Sundarban Carnival as a yearly event of “Conservation through Eco-tourism” programme. The carnival started with a colourful rally. More than 400 local people along with significant number of elite persons from different part of Khulna district participated in the rally. The rally crossed over 3 kilometres of village alleyway with great enthusiasm. They chorused slogans on Sundarban conservation in their entire expedition. Koilashganj Shymapada Government Primary School was the venue of the carnival. End of a bliss...
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School Outreach Program (Debate Competition)

School Outreach Program (Debate Competition)
The Debate Competition was organized by Rupantar Eco-tourism Ltd. on the topic of “Climate Change & Sundarban Conservation” among 1500 high school and 2400 primary school students of project implementation areas. More than 120 teachers of the schools were involved with the event as well to satisfy the event’s goal. The event was successfully organized by following significant number of evaluation meetings with the students of total 18 schools(12 PSC level and 6 SSC level schools). From 20th February to 18th March, 2014 total eighteen sub-events were organized in the school premises to iden...
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Training on Handicrafts Production to Create an Alternative Livelihood

Training on Handicrafts Production to Create an Alternative Livelihood
Goal of the Training To strengthen the alternate livelihood options for the female artisans of Sundarban. Objectives of the training 1. To organize a artisans’ camp on Sundarban to generate new needle-works based on firsthand exposure to the forest for the marginalized female groups living at the fringe areas of Sundarban; 2. To promote the products of the involved female artisans for economic empowerment through web-based and static exhibitions based on the artisan’s camps products. 3. To build market linkage and facilitative services for the female artisans of Sundarban. Descr...
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School Outreach Program (Poster Drawing Competition)

School Outreach Program (Poster Drawing Competition)
Total 320 students from 12 primary schools were participated in the selection round of poster drawing competition on the topic of Sunderban and its biodiversity conservation at their school venues. Both girls and boys students were participated in the competition. They depicted Sunderban from their realistic view with enormous enthusiasm. The event was begun on 20th February and the preliminary selection process was completed on the 9th March 2014. Out of 320 students, 80 were selected for the final round of the competition. The final was held on 4th April, at Koilashgonj Shayamapada Govt....
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