Oceano - Educar para uma Geraテ?ツァテ?ツ」o Azul (Blue Generation)

Initiative Type: Programmes

Beleフ[ Statement Area: Climate Variability, Emerging Pollutants, Ocean Observation, Ocean Resources, Ocean Technology, Polar Research

Initiative Location: Portugal

Time Frame: 2018-Ongoing


Blue Generation program is an educational program developed by Oceano Azul Foundation in close relation with the Portuguese Ministry of Education aiming at educating all children in Portugal, aged between 5 and 9 years old, about the ocean. Specifically, the projects intends that children in the first cycle of schooling gain a greater knowledge of the ocean and its importance to life on earth, by implementing a multidisciplinary approach across different fields. The program includes teacher training, preparation of literacy content, development of teaching support materials and support for school sports.

Contact: Rita Borges, Oceano Azul Foundation, rborges@oceanoazulfoundation.org

Initiative Website: https://www.oceanoazulfoundation.org/pt-pt/initiatives/blue-generation/?parent=1632