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

Description:

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