How can we Reduce Waste in our Communities?

‘How can we Reduce Waste in our Communities?’ is a Connecting Classrooms resource from the British Council. It explores the progress that has been made in countries around the world in waste reduction and processing. Students can investigate and discuss examples of people taking action at a personal, local and global level and design and implement mini-projects to help reduce their carbon footprints by designing waste management solutions in their schools and communities. 

 

 

How can we Reduce Waste in our Communities?
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11-14+ years old
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Geography
Science
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Citizenship
PSHE
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Practical Action
Impact  
Tags:
values
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waste

This resource helps support the below Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
For more information on the full set of SDGs, please see our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Establish sustainable consumption and production patterns.

Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.

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4-11 years old
4-7
7-11
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Science
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Art
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Geography
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English
Sustainable Development Goals
Tags:
waste
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water
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pollution
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4-11 years old
4-7
7-11
Subjects
Key Subjects
Key Subject
Science
Key Subject
Food Technology
Key Subject
Geography
Reviewed Criteria
Reviewed Criteria
Practial Action
Reviewed Criteria
Impact
Sustainable Development Goals
Tags:
waste
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food

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