practice: Programme

Green in Everyday Life

Green Homes is an educational program for families that are concerned about the environmental and social impact of their decisions and daily habits. Through this program the families receive practical recommendations to reduce their consumption and provide the organizers of the program with, for example, their electricity and water bills, which allows the organizers to …

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Food Revolution Slovakia

FOOD REVOLUTION is a worldwide awareness campaign under the auspices of the Food Foundation of Jamie Oliver, which aims to disseminate information on the prevention of childhood obesity, but also to highlight the need for education in the field of adult nutrition. It’s a challenge for schools, kindergartens, caterers, communities, businesses, restaurants, individuals – really …

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Environmental education centre Dropie (Stredisko environmentálnej výchovy Dropie)

The Dropie Environmental Education Centre is established by the Slovak Environment Agency and it is the only residential centre in Slovakia. It is located on Rye Island. Centre Dropie provides non-formal education in the form of practical environmental education for a wide target group (teachers, children, adolescents, families). The programs are focused on learning about …

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Bees in Town

“For every third bite of food, we thank the bees. Give them space to make the city flourish.” The project Town bees offer three educational and informational programs and materials. The program is operating with the help of the Education Centre in Zaježová. The first sub-program TOWN BEES is an educational program “COME WITH US …

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Climate Alliance

The Climate Alliance brings together municipalities, regions, provinces, NGOs and schools in 20 European countries. The members of the Slovak Climate Alliance are four municipalities and 74 schools from Slovakia. Their interest unites them in stabilizing the global climate. The schools in the Climate Alliance are closely interconnecting by the exchange of information, experience and …

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Forest Kindergarten, Forest School (Gozdni vrtec, gozdna šola)

Since 2012, Slovenian kindergartens and schools that include forest pedagogy in their program have been socializing in the Network of Forest Kindergartens and Schools of Slovenia. Schools and kindergartens, which regularly carry out the educational process in the forest, are noticing great progress in individual areas of children’s development. In a forest school or kindergarten, …

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EcoSchool-Program (Eko vrtec)

The EcoSchool program is an internationally recognized program of integrated environmental education, intended to promote and increase awareness of sustainable development among children, pupils and students through their educational program and through active participation in the local community and beyond. Every year, we award the most successful schools with international awards – green flags. This …

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Healthy Lifestyle in Primary Schools

Professionals from National Institute of Public Health and coworkers from Health – promoting Schools and other schools have been developing Healthy Lifestyle model since 2008. Together they have developed over 60 model hours and good practice examples from the field of nutrition, physical activity, mental health and addiction, and they tested  and evaluated them among …

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Karlsruhe climate protection campaign (Klimaschutzkampagne der Stadt Karlsruhe)

The German city of Karlsruhe initiated a climate campaign for the city. The campaign focuses on how citizens can protect the climate in their everyday lives and make a difference with little effort. The aim of “Karlsruhe macht Klima” is therefore to regularly raise awareness of climate protection in the Karlsruhe public. The campaign is …

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