Farmers’ footsteps makes a great activity to enhance students’ learning about the impact of climate change.
Students are introduced to six farmers who live and work in the mountainous regions of Western Nepal. Each of the farmers has a different story to tell, but they all have a lot in common, they share the struggle to produce enough food to feed their families and to sell at market in a region affected by climate change.
Taking on the role of the farmers, students play a board game where they make their way down the treacherous mountain path to market.
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Provide an inclusive and quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.
Provide the access to clean and affordable electricity for all people.
Create sustained economic growth by encouraging entrepreneurship
Build resilient infrastructure by promoting sustainable industrialization and
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Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.
Eradicate poverty and create a world where anyone can afford to meet their basic human needs.
End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.
Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
Take urgent action to combat climate change by regulating emissions and promoting developments in renewable energy.
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