ANNOUNCEMENT - With an objective to allow schools to understand their local environment and at the same time to make them responsible in addressing their local environmental issues, RSPN approved funds for 10 projects, to be implemented by 10 schools on different environmental issues. The outcome of the project is expected to benefit the local people and their environment.

ANNOUNCEMENT – With an objective to allow schools to understand their local environment and at the same time to make them responsible in addressing their local environmental issues, RSPN approved funds for 10 projects, to be implemented by 10 schools on different environmental issues. The outcome of the project is expected to benefit the local people and their environment.

List of approved action grant projects

Sl. no

Name of School

Action grant purpose

1

Bjoka Community Primary School, Zhemgang

Water source management

2

Drukgyel Higher Secondary School, Paro

Community based waste management and greening

3

Shari Higher Secondary School, Paro

Stream adoption and plantation at water catchment sites

4

Ura Middle Secondary School, Bumthang

Adoption of national highway from Shethang la to Ura chu bridge

5

Damphu Lower Secondary School, Tsirang

Spring water protection for drinking water purpose

6

Sisina Community Primary School, Thimphu

Adoption of Sisina stream

7

Dungna Lower Secondary School, Chukha

Protection of marshland for drinking water purpose

8

Tashitse Higher Secondary School, Trashigang

Treatment of waste water

Paper recycling

9

Gomtu Middle Secondary School, Samtse

Rain water harvest project

10

Namgay Choling Community Primary School, Samtse

Construction of Rain Water reservoir

Fencing of water source