Key Functions Major Activities Conducted Major Events Conducted
Key Public Awareness Functions of the Board
Environment Education Wing section is for conducting Environment Awareness Programmes in Andhra Pradesh, involving Industries, Urban Local Bodies, Schools and other Organisations like NGOs, CBOs, Women Groups and general community. The section also issues media releases, rejoinders, analyse press reports, bring out publications including newsletters and annual reports. Other functions of this section include media conferences, world event days related to environment, participating in radio talks and TV interviews, event handling, participation in exhibitions and making documentary films for public awareness.
The Board has established Environment Education Wing for under taking the following activities
Conducting environmental awareness programmes, publicity campaigns and conducting major World Environmental events.
Conducting media conferences periodically for dissemination of information on Board’s activities and for creation of environmental awareness among public.
Release of Board’s advertisements through newspapers and environment related magazines.
Networking and supporting NGOs and stakeholder departments for creating environmental awareness in the local community.
Publishing of periodical reports and resource material such as posters, brochures, pamphlets and newsletters which are distributed in schools, industries and municipalities for creating environmental awareness.
Conducting Rally with School/ College Students in the District Head Quarter create awareness among the public on green initiatives.
Conducting Workshop/ Seminar in Colleges, Universities in coordination with NSS Coordinators on Biodiversity conservation, Municipal Solid Waste Management, Community environmental initiatives.
Conducting Workshops in Hospitals on Bio-medical Waste Management practices.
Conducting Workshops in Industry on Green building concepts, Waste Minimization, Cleaner production initiatives, Energy conservation etc.