Save the children with Odisha Environment Congress on Sustainable Development Goals & Children’s Environment Congress. The objectives is to generate awareness on sustainable development goals and to ensure engagement of children in development process.
For this district level competation in different schools were organized and the winner from the school attended the state level event organized on Institute of Physics where 200 children from different schools, Representatives from NGOs/ NGOs, Educationalist, Scientist attended.
Chief guest Sanjay Kumar Dasbarma shared that this is a good step towards engaging children as special guest Bijay Mohanty Eminent Artist said he want to be with this campaign to raise awareness in the state. Mr. Bijay Sahu, Group President, HR, Reliance said the impact of climate change and the role of civil society & corporate, Sudarsan Das, Organising Secretary shared that this is the 1st initiative to engage children in Odisha Environment Congress. Mr. Sanjiv Kumar Behera team leader Save the children emphasised the need for engaging children in the development process by insuring rights of children. Mr. P.K. Sahoo, Chairman CYSD was chairing the session and he emphasized on the important of children’s participation in development process.
State level competition was also organized and the winners were distributed prizes.