Environmental education

Experience of education on climate change for young people in the North-West of Russia

Submitted by Елизавета Меринова on Wed, 03/10/2021 - 18:27
Friends of the Baltic experts have created an overview of existing practices in education about climate change. The review includes an analysis of existing approaches and materials for education and awareness on climate change and climate action and contains many interesting examples. The material includes well-developed, well-known and widely replicated materials and techniques from Russia, which have been tested in real conditions.

Climate, energy and environment. Text book

Submitted by Елизавета Меринова on Wed, 03/10/2021 - 18:20
Book cover
This fundamental textbook is part of the international SPARE project. The manual is intended for use in the natural science lessons at school, on school electives and extracurricular activities for children aged 10-14 years. The manual was developed and refined with the participation of teachers and experts of public organizations on the basis of more than 15 years of testing and active use in schools and other educational institutions. *SPARE - School Project for Application of Resources and Energy

Eco-advisers promote environmental solutions in Luga River basin

Submitted by Анна Казина on Wed, 01/31/2018 - 14:35
Eco-advisers network has developed in Luga river basin. Eco-advisers - consultants, promoting solutions for nature conservation, rational use of energy and resources, adaptation to climate change and reducing greenhouse gas emissions in schools, education centers, in villages, towns and districts.

Interregional training-seminar for school Ecoadvisers on energy efficiency

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Tue, 12/27/2016 - 15:31
On December 14, Friends of the Baltic NGO, SPARE experts and Ecocentrum Ltd with the support of Profine-RUS (JSC) and school № 579 organized and conducted a training-seminar for Saint-Petersburg and Leningrad region school Ecoadvisers.

Workshop for teachers in St.Petersburg: «Eco-management in schools and simple solutions for energy efficiency and saving resources”

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Wed, 11/11/2015 - 19:32
Workshop was organized by Friends of the Baltic NGO within SPARE project and 10th all-Russian seminar “Environmental education for sustainable development – contribution to the future” held by St.Petersburg Academy for post-graduate pedagogical education with cooperation of Committee for Education, Committee for nature use and environmental protection, Committee of State Duma on environment, Commission foe environment of St.Petersburg legistlative assembly, and many other educational, business, NGO and other organizations.

Heat, light and water - energy-efficient solutions help to save recourses!

Submitted by admin on Wed, 03/11/2015 - 21:02
On the 3rd of March in the Pushkin town - St. Petersburg suburb - a Friends of the Baltic non-profit organization held training for simple and inexpensive solutions that will help schools to save water, heat and light. The seminar was held at the Pushkin Palace of Children's Creativity and gathered more than 45 directors, teachers, trainers and housekeepers of educational institutions from different parts of the city.

Energy efficient buildings - comfort, savings, nature and climate conservation

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Fri, 12/05/2014 - 17:07
"Friends of the Baltic" with the support of non-profit partnership "City Association of homeowners" led the acquaintance tour to "energyefficient residential block" at the end of the week which followed the International Energysaving Day.

How do Ecosupporters save millions?

Submitted by admin on Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:14
At the international energy efficiency day on November 11 in St. Petersburg Russian-Finnish seminar was held to summarize the experience of Ecosupporters to help them implement energy efficiency and other green solutions in schools. Seminar was aimed to sum up the results of international project "Step to Ecosupport." Seminar was held by the "Friends of the Baltic" organization in collaboration with the Academy of Postgraduate Pedagogical Education. Ecosupporters talked about their triumphs and difficulties in the environmental solutions implementation.