TERI Felicitation Ceremony and Book Launch
All the schools participating in TERI Programme from Pune, Khandala and Lonavala region were invited. The programme started with the welcome address of Ms. Pallavi Barua of TERI. Mr. Niranjan. P. Pandya, President ‘The Poona Blind Men’s Association’ was the Chief Guest of the function.
The book on Activity Based Learning published under the project was launched by Padmashri Mr. Niranjan. P. Pandya, and Dr. SumanKarandikar, eminent educationist from Pune and UNESCO resource person.
Eminent speakers Mr. Pravin Nikam from ‘Lead Earth’ group and Dr. Suman Karandikar emphasized on activity based learning of environmental issues. Mr Khusroo Khambata highlighted the role of the DL Shah Trust in promoting concern for the environment.
The schools actively participating in TERI programme were felicitated by TERI. The contribution of VPMS Lohegaon was appreciated. A memento and a cheque of Rs 10,000/- were given to the School. A copy of the book launched at the function as well as a handbook on activities for environmental education were given to all the school.
Ms. Saltanat Kazmi from TERI proposed the vote of thanks.