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I recycle, you recycle – that’s a challenge!

International project „Recycling challenge” connected Latvian and Czech students.

Despite growing public information about waste recycling, the amount of waste and problems with recycling still exist and are very essential.
From May 15th untill May 19th in Strážnice, Czech Republic there was Erasmus + project „Recycling challenge”.
The goal of the project was to develop youth – project participants knowledge and skills related with waste recycling, promoting socially responsible and sustainable lifestyle among youth. Project involved international cooperation and developing important skills and attitudes such as English, initiative, team work, creativity, communication, presentation skills e.t.c.
In the project „Recycling challenge participated 8 students from V.Pludonis Kuldiga gymnasium in Latvia and 8 students from Purkyňovo gymnázium Strážnice in Czech Republic in age from 13 – 14 years.
Results of the project involves to start waste recycling in V.Pludonis Kuldiga gymnasium and to foster waste recycling efficiency in Purkyňovo gymnázium.
Environmental organisation “Hnuti Brontosaurus” during the project shared their resources and experience in nature protection, ecology, recycling that helped to gain more awareness about the importance of this topic among project participants. Students participated in various forms of activities – interactive lectures, workshops, excursions, hiking and sport and culture activities.
In their schools after the mobility, project participants will educate their peers by using informal methods they have learned during the mobility.

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