World Environment Day Celebrations 2013

Environmental NGO in Uganda

World Environment Day Celebrations 2013

The enormous imbalance in lifestyles and the resultant devastating effects on environment called for this year’s theme being-Think.Eat.Save. JEEP as usual participated in this year’s World Environment Day Celebrations on 5th /June/2013 in Kalangala District.

The above theme encourages everyone to become more aware of the environmental impact of the food choice one makes and empowers everyone to make informed decisions.

JEEP still aimed at deepening public awareness and education of the need to preserve and enhance the environment.

Most of people who visited JEEP stall received knowledge on the following.

  • Tree Planting (Raising seedlings, wood lot planting and maintenance, Grafting)
  • Energy saving Rocket stove.
  • Mwoto Stove
  • Water fitters
  • Solar energy¬† among others.

 

People were so interested in the different technologies exhibited by JEEP including the Honourable Ephraim Kamuntu Cabinet Ministers for Environment, Honourable Flavia Munaaba State Minister for Environment among others.

 

 

Ministers being showed how firewood is put in Mwoto Stove

 

Water Filter being demonstrated to people

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ministers being shown solar technologies

JEEP still ensures a safe Environment for a sure future by promoting efficient management of natural resources and renewable energy technologies.