Global Recycling Day

Global Recycling Day was created in 2018 to help recognize, and celebrate, the importance recycling plays in preserving our precious primary resources and securing the future of our planet. It is a Day for the world to come together, and put the planet first.


World Environment Day

To learn that carbon is one of the most important and abundant elements on Earth and can be found everywhere. WED has been a flagship campaign for raising awareness on emerging from environmental issues to marine pollution, human overpopulation, and global warming, to sustainable consumption and wildlife crime.    Carbon Cycle Adventure Story (pdf)   …

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World Clean Up Day

World Cleanup Day is celebrated with litter cleanup and waste mapping activities spanning every time zone.

International Day for Disaster Reduction

Encourages every citizen and government to take part in building more disaster-resilient communities and nations. Activity Summary Students will apply their knowledge about health hazards to determine how and why meningitis, cholera, and malaria outbreaks area affected by patterns of monsoon rainfallMonsoons and Health-A GLOBE Data Exploration (pdf)       Get Started as a …

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enhance global geospatial awareness and show the myriad applications of GIS.

World Soil Day

Raise awareness worldwide of the importance of soils for food security, agriculture, as well as in mitigation of climate change, poverty alleviation, and sustainable development.         Get Started as a Mentor or Adopt a School