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Green-Schools, known internationally as Eco-Schools, is an international environmental education programme, environmental management system and award scheme that promotes and acknowledges long-term, whole school action for the environment.

Eco-Schools is operated by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) whose main partners include the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).  


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Application Deadlines

If you have any questions about applications for the first Green Flag please contact us; the next deadline for applications for first Green Flags is Friday, November 27th 2015. The deadline for renewal applications for tjhe 2015/2016 academic year is Friday, March 11th 2016. Click here for further information.

Green-Schools & COP-21

Monday, 30 November 2015

Beginning on November 30th, world leaders are gathering in Paris for a landmark United Nations convening to complete a new global climate agreement. Known as COP-21 this is an extraordinary opportunity for the international community to rise to meet the threat of climate change.

Competition to design a logo for the Climate Change Advisory Council (CCAC)

Friday, 16 October 2015

Climate change is one of the defining challenges of our time with increasing emissions of greenhouse gases contributing to increased air and ocean temperatures, drought, melting ice and snow, rising sea levels, increased rainfall, flooding and other climatic influences.

Green-Schools Irish Water Ambassador Programme

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

We are happy to announce details of our first ever Green-Schools Ambassador Programme. In partnership with Irish Water this programme will focus on the Water theme of the Green-Schools programme.

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