To strengthen the Environmental Pioneer Program in School system the Environmental Education Unit, CEA organized a three day residential training program for the best perform EPP teachers from 13th to 15th June at the National Centre for Leadership Development, Embilipitiya.
The training program consisted with both lectures and field visits. The teachers visited the dry zone Botanical garden, Mirijjawila, hot water springs, Madunagala and Safari garden visit. Nearly 40 teachers participated in the program
The main objective of this training was to improve and strengthen the Environment Pioneer Program and obtain the involvement of the students to go through the medal hierarchy until the Presidential Medal. In the program the best performed teachers were awarded for their contribution to uplift the pioneer program.
The program was successfully concluded with the support of the officers of the Sabaragamuwa Province office and the Environment Education Unit of the CEA.