GFFD observes World Biodiversity Week
On the occasion of International Biodiversity Week from May 22, Guide Foundation for Development (GFFD) under the guidance of Clean E-India Initiative team organised a three-day long event wherein 800 children participated in activities themed on Green Education, Environmental-Awareness and ways of proper E-waste disposal.
On the first day of the event, children took part in activities such as essay writing competition on island biodiversity and save the planet, quiz competition focused on E-waste and biodiversity and painting competition on environmental protection.
The second day witnessed students displayed their creative talent through activities like painting portraying the concept of e-waste disposal, apart from taking part in fancy-dress competition and recitation.
The highlight of the three day event was the award ceremony today which was graced by W Prasanna Kumar (Director Natioanl Green Corps and Senior Social Scientist, Pollution Control Board, Government of Andhra Pradesh) and Krishna Mohan, Special Chief GM, RBI as the Chief Guest and Ms. Sandhya Director, Jawahar Bal Bhavan as the Guest-of-Honour.
Other eminent attendees included Murali Krishna, Executive Director, GFFD and Team Leader for Clean E-India Initiative Hyderabad, G V Ramana Reddy (Regional Secretary, Lions Club) and J Krishna Rao (Chief Advisor for Senior Citizens welfare Association, Kukatapally, Hyderabad).
(Posted on 26-05-2014)