UNESCO Associated Schools Towards quality education for all
Number 2 / July 2010
Did you know?
International Year of Biodiversity 2010
From exhibitions to research projects, awareness-raising activities and a meeting held in a Biosphere Reserve, UNESCO Associated Schools (ASPnet) are creative to celebrate the International Year of Biodiversity 2010.
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Showcase the UNESCO travelling exhibition on biodiversity
Involve students in scientific research on biodiversity (as in Peru and Portugal)
Identify local species for a school emblem (as in Costa Rica)
ASPnet prize for innovation and creativity (as in ASPnet Portugal)
Produce posters (as ASPnet Austria)
Spread messages on biodiversity through local school campaigns (as in ASPnet UK and Oman)
Create partnerships with UNESCO Biosphere Reserves (as in Romania, Canada and Brazil)
Publish a collection of ASPnet projects on biodiversity: "An Insect Hotel" and other ideas (as ASPnet Austria)