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#OceanAction23067
Ocean Literacy Campaign in Bangladesh: School Project
by Blue Green Foundation Bangladesh (Other relevant actor)
Our Principal objective is to create an Ocean Literate Society towards a Blue economy based green Bangladesh. Our target is to talk and make them understand how the ocean influences you and you are influencing the Ocean, so what responsibility goes to you for sustainability and eco friendly development. We have been organizing campaign events to school, clubs and societies including decoration of Ocean Galary with posters and models of the seas and oceans, demonstrate documentaries and PPT presentations followed by a ocean information based quiz survey to assess the impacts of our event to make the society concern.
Updates to voluntary commitment
14.1
By 2025, prevent and significantly reduce marine pollution of all kinds, in particular from land-based activities, including marine debris and nutrient pollution
Type of commitment
NUTRIENTS
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Nutrient sinks (e.g. constructed wetlands)
PLASTICS
  • Coastal clean-ups
  • Plastics product bans or restrictions
  • Plastics recovery/recycling/reuse
SHIPPING
  • Reduce invasive aquatic species introduction
  • Management of ship-based pollution and/or port waste management
OTHER POLLUTANTS (please specify)
  • Cleaner production
  • Industrial effluent pre-treatment
December 2017
Media talk
November 2017
One literacy campaign in door and one outreach for students and club members
September 2018
Area report after 10 events
September 2018
Nationwide Ocean Olympiad
In-kind contribution
5000
Staff / Technical expertise
mentors and congress members, ocean caretakers
Interact
Updates
#OceanAction23067
Basic information
Time-frame: June 2017 - June 2018
Partners
Mid and High School Students of government and non government Schools
Ocean Basins
  • Global
  • Indian Ocean
Beneficiary countries
Bangladesh
Other beneficaries
the country, the society and the global
Contact information
Mohammad Muslem Uddin, Dr., mmu_ims76@cu.ac.bd, +8801711100449
51 Zamal Khan Road, Chittagong, Banglade
Other SDGs
United Nations