Awareness Raising Events

In addition to the Environmental Tours in four provinces and a variety of print and broadcasting media, ProCEEd supports awareness raising activities on various occasions such as the That Luang or Boat Racing festivals, film festivals or other non-formal environmental education events.




Posted on 29 Feb, 2016

Useful Resources in the Garbage

On 20-21 February 2016, ProCEEd in cooperation with the Mobile Conservation Unit (MCU) of the National University of Laos and officials of the Provincial Office of Natural Resources and Environment (PONRE) seized the opportunity of the Sikhottabong Festival in Thakhek, Khammouane Province to stage non-formal environmental education activities on solid waste management.More...




Posted 03 Dec, 2015

Raising Awareness about Garbage Prevention at That Luang Festival 2015

From 20-25 Nov 2015, members of the Mobile Conservation Unit (MCU) of the National University of Laos and staff of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment raised the awareness of visitors of the That Luang Festival about garbage prevention and proper waste disposal. Light boxes presented ideas to reduce, recycle and reuse waste through the separation of household waste into wet and dry fractions. More...




Posted 02 Nov, 2015

Showcase of Good Practices in Waste Management during Wat Chan Boat Racing Festival 2015

Hundreds of people at the Wat Chan Boat Racing Festival in Vientiane at the end of October experienced the ‘Garbage Monster Experience’, an educational booth ProCEEd developed in close cooperation with MCU of the National University of Laos. Two murals made from light boxes and a series of games, drawing contests, and interactive board games informed and entertained visitors about good waste management practices. More...




Posted on 12 November, 2013

Science Film Festival Features Environmental Education

The 2013 Science Film Festival (SFF) in Laos opened for public viewings from 7-9 Nov, 2013 at the Cinema Department in Vientiane. The SFF presents science in a new ‘edutainment’ format, attracting many people in Laos to science for the first time. On 8 Nov, 2013 PADETC used ProCEEd’s environmental bus at the SFF site to rehearse a new Environmental Tour curriculum that will take them to villages in Khammouane from mid November 2013 to mid January 2014.  More...




Posted on 25 September, 2013

Children in Sayaboury Learn about Environmental Protection and Climate Change

Fourty children enthusiastically engaged in an environmental education workshop at the Children Development Centre in Sayaboury Province on 20-22 Sept, 2013. They learned about the role of forests and climate change through infotainment, an approach that combines factual information with entertainment in songs, role plays and games. The children spent two days in-class learning before they went on a field trip to a nearby medical plant reserve.   More...




Posted on 03 March, 2013

Environmental Education Tours for the Young

ProCEEd supported the Green Care Fund in eight of its tours to the Phou Kha Khouy National Protected Area from January to March 2013. The 2-day tours put young people from Vientiane Capital and villages of Vientiane Province in touch with nature. In an entertaining way they learn about the environment and the forest. The Fund launched by Green Discovery Laos, an ecotourism company, operates dozens of trips per year. More...


 

NEWS

Second Survey on Environmental Awareness in Laos

As a follow-up to the 2012 KAP survey, ProCEEd launched a post-KAP in November 2016. It will compare results from 2012 with the ones from 2016. More...

Comic Book and Illustrations on Wildlife Conservation

ProCEEd published a comic book and a series of illustrations on wildlife conservation used on the 2016 Environmental Tour. More...

Training on Provincial Environmental Radio Programs

ProCEEd trained journalists from radio stations in Khammouane and Houaphan on environmental radio program productions. More...



ENVIRONMENTAL FILMS



You can now watch 12 professionally produced documentary films broadcast on LNTV in 2017. Three or four episodes of 15 minutes each make up for a mini-series that focuses on a specific topic, e.g. wildlife or forest protection. More films supported by ProCEEd and other GIZ projects are shown as well.

ENVIRONMENTAL RADIO



You can listen in to selected radio programs produced by LNR Khammouane in Thakek and Boualapha as well as by LNR Huaphan in Sam Neua and Houameuang. Some of them have even been translated into Khmu and Hmong language. Three 15-min episodes make up for a mini-series that focuses on a specific topic.

ENVIRONMENTAL TOURS



At the provincial and district level, Environmental Tours with entertaining environmental education activities regularly tour four provinces and Vientiane Capital. A bus and a truck using solar-powered equipment facilitate film, theatre and local learning and discussion initiatives. Don’t miss the tour!