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Enviroschools is an environmental action based programme where young people are empowered to design and lead sustainability projects in their schools, neighbourhoods and country.

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Creating Change

Empowered to make a difference: profiling Ben Carson of Kāpiti

Read our interview with Ben Carson, a recent graduate of Kāpiti College now studying Ecology at Otago University. Ben shares how his involvement in the Kāpiti College Eco Action group helped him make the shift from interest in the environment to being empowered to make...

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Sustainable Energy Pathways for Otago Schools

Enviroschools works with a large number of schools in Otago that are currently using coal and would like to transition to more sustainable energy sources for their heating. In 2019 Enviroschools established a collaborative pilot working with six Otago schools and a number of organisations...

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Student leaders recognised for their Enviroschools contribution

Alex Parker and Matthew Quot from Botany Downs Secondary School have received the Ros Nicholson Award for Native Ecology for their work in 2020. They have had a substantial involvement in Enviroschools for several years. Matthew and Alex spent time during their busy schedule to...

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Shocked and ready to shake things up

Zoe feels angry, Jade is sad and Logan is motivated to create change. Read about how Boulcott School students have responded to their visits to sites of significance to waste management in Te Awakairangi as part of their Enviroschools World of Waste Bus trip funded...

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"The Designery” outlet shop showcases creativity at Spotswood College

Spotswood College students are making the most of their produce and creative artwork from their learning programmes through an enterprising business approach. "The Designery" is a place where the public can purchase student products on sale each Thursday and Friday. Read more about the work...

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133Enviroschools
Northland

3 Regional partners

284Enviroschools
Auckland

5 Regional partners

186Enviroschools
Waikato

14 Regional partners

29Enviroschools
Bay of Plenty

3 Regional partners

27Enviroschools
Gisborne

4 Regional partners
6 Collaborators

60Enviroschools
Taranaki

6 Regional partners
10 Collaborators

68Enviroschools
Hawke's Bay

5 Regional partners
2 Collaborators

80Enviroschools
Manawatu-Whanganui

10 Regional partners

136Enviroschools
Wellington

9 Regional partners
7 Collaborators

29Enviroschools
Nelson

2 Regional partners

29Enviroschools
Tasman

2 Regional partners

36Enviroschools
Marlborough

3 Regional partners

15Enviroschools
West Coast

4 Regional partners
5 Collaborators

100Enviroschools
Canterbury

10 Regional partners
2 Collaborators

90Enviroschools
Otago

8 Regional partners
3 Collaborators

50Enviroschools
Southland

5 Regional partners

NATIONWIDE
1,355
Enviroschools
334,300
Tamariki and students
15,700
Teachers and other staff
144
Regional Coordinators and Facilitators
87
Regional
Partners
33
Regional
Collaborators
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