Large-scale youth campaign for collection of recycled materials “Recycle It. Pro” has been launched in Yakutia. The action takes place on the eve of World Recycling Day, celebrated on November 15, Yakutia 24 TV channel reports with reference to the ECA movement.
Participants are to organize reception of recyclables in their educational institutions and to hold events, dedicated to the second life of things and the separate collection of waste on Unified Action Days from November 11 to 17.
To participate in the campaign, you should:
Also, as part of the action, participants are invited to hold Ecodvor holidays in their educational institutions, aimed at developing separate waste collection, creative workshops on the second life of things, a darmarka (two words: darom – for free and yarmarka – a fair) or swap (sharing good, but unnecessary things), bookcrossing.
“In addition, this year anyone can become the campaign ambassador and conduct an information campaign among students of universities, colleges, schools and representatives of environmental and volunteer organizations. To do this, one needs to fill out a special questionnaire and act according to the instructions, and upon completion, submit a questionnaire-reporting for ambassadors,” the ECA says.
Results will be announced no later than November 21.
REFERENCE: The Association of Green Higher Education Institutions of Russia is an all-Russian youth environmental association of universities that implement environmental practices and principles of sustainable development on their basis. The Association includes teams of 58 Russian universities. The Association was created by the ECA movement in the course of the “Green Higher Education in Russia” All-Russian program. The program includes nationwide student quests, in total participated by more than 50 thousand students from 288 Russian universities.