Completed Project

Description of Project
Objectives of the project
Key Achievements
NACOM Deliverables

Environmental Education for Conservation of Threatened Coral Resources in the St. Martin’s Island

Assignment Location within country: St. Martin’s Island, Teknaf and Cox’s Bazar
Partner Organization: South Asia Co-Operative Environment Programme (SACEP).
Start Date: July 2008
Completion Date: December 2008

Description of Project :

The main objective of the project was to enhance local level awareness for the sustainable management of coral resources of the St. Martins Island. The specific objective of the project was to carry out awareness programs and mobilization of local student towards coral conservation.

NACOM Deliverables :

Preparation of a folk dram script on resource management with emphasis on coral conservation.
Organizing folk drama performances.
Production of a poster on corals for distribution among local people.
Formation of nature club in school and engaging them in coral conservation.
Preparation and posting of billboards at strategic places.