Concluding environmental awareness activities for the students in Bethlehem and the Jordan Valley

Concluding environmental awareness activities for the students in Bethlehem and the Jordan Valley
22 March 2022

The Palestinian Society for Environment and Sustainable Development concluded a number of awareness activities for March in the governorates of Bethlehem and the Jordan Valley on the occasion of the National Palestinian Environment Day.

The awareness activities come in cooperation with the Environmental Quality Authority within Mahmiyat project and with the support of the Hanns Seidel Foundation, with the aim of raising the level of environmental awareness among students of ecology clubs about nature reserves and biodiversity. Moreover, introducing students to some birds and raising their curiosity about the natural world.

The activities targeted 323 students in eight schools, and included printing of posters expressing the concepts of the natural environment . In addition to a visit to the Mar Saba area in Bethlehem and the Al-Auja Nature Reserve in Jericho.

It is noteworthy that Mahmiyat project contributes to promoting environmental awareness and education through its partners in schools and universities, through the implementation of activities related to nature and reserves.