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Plastic Tide Turners Challenge

Why this Challenge?

  • We all are living in an age of plastics. Plastics certainly have advantages of being light weight, long-lasting and relatively inexpensive. Unfortunately, they also bring problems to our world, as they cannot degrade and stay on earth for countless years.
  • Thus plastics are now present in every habitat and every nook and corner of the planet’s environment - in the streets and landfills of cities and villages, remnants of plastic bags get eaten by animals, micro plastics entering into our food chain and so on.

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Partners

Who can participate?

In the pilot phase of the challenge, we are inviting schools and colleges from four States - Gujarat, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal to take part in this challenge.

  • School students age between 13 to 17 years
  • College students age between 17 to 25 years

We invite schools, colleges and other institutions to participate in this challenge. Please send us mail on tideturners@ceeindia.org for organizing orientation session for your students.

 

How to Participate?

Step 1:                  Write to us (tideturners@ceeindia.org) for registering your institution for the challenge

Step 2:                  A group of students will undergo orientation with the help of Plastic Tide Turner Toolkit

Step 3:                  Selected youth will attend one day leadership training workshop

Step 4:                  Students will register for challenge and fill baseline survey

Step 5:                  Students take up Entry level - Level 1 activities and upload their actions

Step 6:                  Then enter to Leader level - complete L2 activities and upload their experience

Step 7:                  Finally move to Champion level - complete L3 activities and upload their work

Step 8:                  Submit end line survey and short report on their journey of completing the leadership challenge

Step 9:                  Young leaders report is evaluated by a jury for national level plastic turner award

 

Each participating youth and other members will receive participation certificate from UN Environment, WWF and CEE.

LEVEL 1

Entry
  • Audit your plastic footprint
  • Watch & share videos and films
  • Spread the word
  • Play a game
  • Take the plastic quiz

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LEVEL 2

Leader

  • Reduce plastic footprint and influence communities
  • Organize a poster campaign
  • Organize a meet up with friends/neighbors.

LEVEL 3

Champion

  • Organize a clean up drive at a nearby water-body or a public place
  • Engage and influence stakeholders for community action
  • Advocate for policy development at your college/community or institute
  • Build media awareness

 

Contact Us

Toll free number: 1800 1027 014, CONTACT: +91-522-2713998, tideturner@ceeindia.org

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