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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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Enter this year's BIG TRAVEL CHALLENGE here!

Green-Schools Travel Annual Report 2013

Read the Green-Schools Travel Annual Report 2013 here

Application Deadlines

The deadline for applications for the first Green Flag for Litter & Waste was Friday, November 28th 2014; if you have any questions about applications for the first Green Flag please contact us. The deadline for renewal applications is Friday, March 27th 2015. Click here for further information.

Walking for Water 2015

Thursday, 26 February 2015

Organise a Walking for Water event this March to celebrate World Water Day 2015! Read more...

National Scoot to School Week '15

Thursday, 26 February 2015

The first Scoot to School Week ever takes place this March, from Monday 9th to Friday 13th. National SOW Day (Scoot to on Wednesday/Weekdays) is taking place on Wednesday, March 11th. Learn more facts about scooting, and about how your school could win Micro Scooters for taking part in National SOW Day, after the jump...

WOW Day in St. Joseph's NS

Thursday, 26 February 2015

St. Joseph’s National School in Cork City held a big WOW (Walk on Wednesday/weekdays) morning on Wednesday, February 26th with students dressing up and using their newly designated Park ’n’ Stride location.

Read the February Ezine here

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