Monthly Archives: November 2017

Environmental Education Session – November 16th, 2017

Environmental Education Session – November 16th, 2017

It was the second session of Environmental Education at the Government Higher Primary School, Neralakatte. Four volunteers, i.e. Nikolina, Ellen, Sofia and Ellen from FSL-India, together with Manjesh and Dinesh (for the translation), talked about the three different types of pollution. The children already knew a lot about the topic and therefore, they could interact well.

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CEL visit by students from the Psychology Department of SDM College, Ujjire

CEL visit by students from the Psychology Department of SDM College, Ujjire

On Tuesday, 7th of November, students from the Psychology Department of Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara (SDM) College, Ujjire visited FSL-India’s Centre for Experiential Living, Shettrakatte to learn more about the organisation. As a part of their program, the students learn about different NGOs and therefore decided to visit FSL-India.

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Environment Protection Through Environmental Sustainability: A work camp by Solidarité Jeunesse, France – Dinesh Saranga, Work Camp Area Coordinator, FSL-India

Environment Protection Through Environmental Sustainability: A work camp by Solidarité Jeunesse, France – Dinesh Saranga, Work Camp Area Coordinator, FSL-India

Solidarité Jeunesse France organized a work camp at La Fai, Veynes in the Alps Region in South France from 25th September-15th October 2017. The theme of the work camp was ‘Save Buëch river through environmental sustainability’.

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Our time in India – Vivienne & Helena, Germany

Our time in India – Vivienne & Helena, Germany

Our names are Vivienne and Helena and we came to India for 4 weeks because we wanted to get an insight into Indian culture. As many people might say “4 weeks, that’s not enough time to get to know a country”. We have to agree, but still, we saw and learned so much in this month that we feel like we’ve spent much more time here.

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Gulwadi sannaki harvesting, an amazing experience!

Gulwadi sannaki harvesting, an amazing experience!

Many of you might be aware of the FSL-India team’s visit to Shekar Shetty Uncle’s farm every July to do rice plantation. This plantation happens always when the monsoon starts, so the paddy fields (rice fields) are flooded with water, making rainwater their only way of irrigation. The fields will be soaked during the months of July and August.

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