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Biodiversity Challenge Badge

Biodiversity Challenge Badge
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), World Association of Girl Guides and Guirl Scouts (WAGGGS). November 2010
  • Developed in collaboration with United Nations agencies, civil society and other organizations, the United Nations challenge badges are intended to raise awareness, educate and motivate young people to change their behaviour and be active agents of change in their local communities. The challenge badge series can be used by teachers in school classes and by youth leaders, and especially Guide or scout groups. The biodiversity challenge badge, is designed to help teachers and leaders introduce environmental and sustainability issues to young people and guide them in learning about biodiversity and developing action orientated projects. The project approaches the elements of biodiversity individually including a section on water which examines the titles Protect your Watershed, Think downstream and All species need water.
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Awareness raising, Behaviour change, Biodiversity, Children, Climate change, Communication, Environment, Land management, Water management, Watersheds, Youth
  • Main target audience: Academia, Children, Educators, Trainers, Youth
  • Main purpose: Awareness raising, Capacity-building, Educational, Training
  • Type of resource: Educational material, Glossary, Teacher's manual
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Published in 2015