1694 AXA-DBDS Project: Climate Change Awareness session 

Pune, April 2023: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS) organized two Climate Change awareness session for 34 children under the aegis of ‘Health Care and Sustainable Environment Project’ supported by AXA business services. The details are as follows:

First session was held on 20th April 2023 at Ram Nagar slum for 13 children. Dr. Vikas Chothe was the resource person. Second session was held on 29th April 2023 at Darawade Mala for 21 children. Mrs. Kalyani Kumbhar was the resource person. The objective of the workshops was to make children aware and take action for climate change adaptation measures, such as adjustments in natural and man-made systems to reduce the likely impacts of climate change. The Resource Persons covered following topics:

Air Pollution & impact to human body 

Land Pollution & impact to human body

Water Pollution & impact to human body

Sound pollution and impact to human health 

Water conservation, Waste Management 

Reduce, reuse and recycle 

These were interactive session where the participants asked questions which were answered by the resource person. After the sessions snacks were distributed to all.