The strength of the Education for Al 148; project lies in its stress on the role of women in society. Interview with author August 26, 1998. Geomagnetists measure the Earth'smagnetic field and use measurements taken over the past fewcenturies to devise theoretical models that explain the Earth'sorigin. To set the framework for discussing environmental education in Myanmar, this article begins with a brief look at the environmental issues facing Myanmar and existing efforts at environmental conservation. The term is often used to imply education within the school system, from primary to post-secondary.
See deliberations and debate so far. The project started in January 2003 as an initiative of the Euganean Hills Regional Park in collaboration with Padua University and territorial Authorities, and involves five municipalities of the Euganean Thermal Area. Unfortunately, the majority of Myanmar citizens have had little opportunity to receive formal environmental education, and although they are likely to be concerned for the environment, they do not identify such concerns with the everyday problems of their lives. In order to perform this role effectively, it is often necessary for the Government to work with the media and sometimes educate the media. Environmental Planning and Management in Agriculture and Rural Development. Human labor is favored over automation c. The old school curriculum already included many activities designed to involve students in conservation effortssuch as, greening the environment, school gardening and plantation programs, afforestation projects, and environmental health and sanitation programs.
Community leaders can help ease communication problems and bridge the cultural divide that often stands in the way of outreach efforts. The increasing awareness of environmental issues has generated great activity in recent years. Work at remote field sites is common. Environmentalism is an ideology that evokes the necessity and responsibility of humans to respect, protect, and preserve the natural world from its anthropogenic caused by humans afflictions. It is related to engineering sciences. Acid rain is the result of it.
Join the 1000s and Kickstart Your Environmental Awareness Campaign with The Awakening The Dreamer Symposium. Only with collective thinking we will be able to restore balance in our environment. Environmental Conservation in Myanmar The history of environmental conservation in Myanmar dates from the last dynasty of Myanmar kings, who protected the teak forests and sanctuaries established by King Mindon in 1860. Done well it can encourage volunteerism, donations, affect voting and get activists into office. Yangon: National Commission for Environmental Affairs, March 1996.
The environmental aims of this project are 1 to promote respect and appreciation for the environment; 2 to teach environmental principles, such as the need to conserve natural resources and biodiversity; 3 to teach about environmental issues, such as deforestation and pollution; and 4 to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to tackle environmental problems. At least you did the work so you can't be faulted. In laboratories,geologists and geophysicists examine the chemical and physicalproperties of specimens. However, it is sometimes used more broadly to include all efforts to educate the public and other audiences, including print materials, websites, media campaigns, etc. They use sophisticated instrumentation andcomputers to interpret geological information.
To get rid of these problems, environmental awareness is imperative. Several advertising campaigns frequently have messages that are negative to environmental preservation. At the level of higher education, where the conservation movement is having its greatest impact, it seeks to establish departments of environmental education in order to promote research within this area. Sedimentologists study the nature,origin, distribution, and alteration of sediments, such as sand,silt, and mud. And, despite the relatively low level of industrialization, urban problems relating to health, sanitation, and housing already exist in Yangon formerly Rangoon , Mandalay, and other large cities. Rain water harvesting is another example for using the rain water instead flowing out. The physical factors like wares, tides, currents, salinities, temperature, pressures and sunlight dominate life in the ocean and determine the makeup of biological communities.
Environmental education in Myanmar is becoming more widespread, and is being carried out as a form of societal education as well as formal learning in schools. Environmental science is concerned with the study of processes in environment water, soil, air and organisms that result in pollution or degradation of environment. Geophysicists specialize in areas such as geodesy, seismology, andmagnetic geophysics. If tree rings are small, that tells you the times were dry or cold. Because human himself is responsible for these environmental deterioration.
At the national level, each individual shall have appropriate access to information concerning the environment that is held by public authorities, including information on hazardous materials and activities in their communities, and the opportunity to participate in decision-making processes. Working with the Media The print, broadcast, and Internet media can be a powerful ally in educating the public on environmental matters. Public understanding of the link between food, environment and climate change was explored, with a focus on meat and attitudes towards reducing meat consumption. Paper presented at Asian Workshop on Communication and Education Strategies for Ministries of Environment and Potential Partners. Stratigraphers examinethe formation and layering of rocks to understand the environmentwhich formed them.
At the upper primary level, the educational program will include more basic science and social studies considered to include geography, history, and moral and civic education. This is particularly true in rural areas. Promoting environmental awareness is a crucial part of being an environmental steward. Some people felt they did not need to eat less meat because they had already reduced their consumption or that they only ate small quantities. Mineralogists analyze and classifyminerals and precious stones according to their composition andstructure. Newspapers and magazines too are, one may say, more environment conscious than ever before.
They try to find out how rockswere formed and what has happened to them since their formation. Missing from these debates are the public perspectives about eating less meat and consideration of cultural and social values associated with meat. Section 3: Recognize the powerful, unconscious assumptions of the modern world. Actually, waste can be considered as nothing but useful material at wrong place. Provide to all an opportunity to get involved at all levels in the task of resolving environmental problems. As in other developing countries, Myanmars environmental problems are linked to its growing population and its need for economic development.