20 years on from initially launching in Denmark, Germany, Greece and the United Kingdom, Eco-Schools has landed in Australia!
Keep Australia Beautiful National Association is the national operator for the Eco-Schools program in Australia.
Eco-Schools is an international program of the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE), and aims to empower students to be the change our sustainable world needs by engaging them in fun, action-orientated learning. Australia is the 55th country to launch.
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Environmental Education framework and awards promoting learning for a litter free, sustainable Australia.
For the first year of operation, Eco-Schools Australia will be piloted in New South Wales, Tasmania and the Northern Territory. Schools looking for more information can head to the Eco-Schools Australia website at eco-schools.org.au
Principal sponsor for Eco-Schools Australia is the Australian Packaging Covenant. Eco-Schools Australia is also sponsored by the Department of the Environment, The Danks Trust and The Wrigley Company.