National Operator Meeting in Belfast, Northern Ireland

Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful hosted 100 delegates from 54 countries at the Foundation for Environmental Education’s Eco-Schools National Operator Meeting. They were welcomed to Northern Ireland with a reception at Stormont. Front Row: Anna Lo MLA, Chair of the Environment Committee; David Weir MLA, Chair of the Education Committee; Daniel Schaffer, CEO Foundation for Environmental Education and Tony Wilcox, Chair of Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful.

Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful hosted 100 delegates from 54 countries at the Foundation for Environmental Education’s Eco-Schools National Operator Meeting. They were welcomed to Northern Ireland with a reception at Stormont.

Front Row: Anna Lo MLA, Chair of the Environment Committee; David Weir MLA, Chair of the Education Committee; Daniel Schaffer, CEO Foundation for Environmental Education and Tony Wilcox, Chair of Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful.

Pictured from left to right are Dr Ian Humphreys, CEO Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful; Bríd Conneely, International Director of Eco-Schools; Daniel Schaffer, CEO Foundation for Environmental Education; Anna Lo MLA, Chair of the Environment Committee; and David Weir MLA, Chair of the Education Committee.

Pictured from left to right are Dr Ian Humphreys, CEO Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful; Bríd Conneely, International Director of Eco-Schools; Daniel Schaffer, CEO Foundation for Environmental Education; Anna Lo MLA, Chair of the Environment Committee; and David Weir MLA, Chair of the Education Committee.

National Operators were welcomed to Northern Ireland with a reception at Stormont hosted by Anna Lo MLA, Chair of the Environment Committee and David Weir MLA, Chair of the Education Committee. Pictured are L-R: Erdenbayar Shinetsetseg, Eco-Schools Mongolia; Anna Lo MLA, Chair of the Environment Committee; Nadezhda Morozova, Eco-Schools Russia; Chew Pei Jing, Eco-Schools Malaysia and Chitra Venkatesh, Eco-Schools Singapore. 

National Operators were welcomed to Northern Ireland with a reception at Stormont hosted by Anna Lo MLA, Chair of the Environment Committee and David Weir MLA, Chair of the Education Committee.

Pictured are L-R: Erdenbayar Shinetsetseg, Eco-Schools Mongolia; Anna Lo MLA, Chair of the Environment Committee; Nadezhda Morozova, Eco-Schools Russia; Chew Pei Jing, Eco-Schools Malaysia and Chitra Venkatesh, Eco-Schools Singapore. 

Pupils from Lagan College, Belfast and Rainey Endowed School, Magherafelt were there to report on the proceedings. L-R Nicolas Jamison, Lagan College; David Eagleson, Rainey Endowed; Dr Ian Humphreys, CEO Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful; Mark H Durkan MLA, Minister of the Environment; Daniel Schaffer, CEO Foundation for Environmental Education; and Amy McCloy, Lagan College.

Pupils from Lagan College, Belfast and Rainey Endowed School, Magherafelt were there to report on the proceedings.

L-R Nicolas Jamison, Lagan College; David Eagleson, Rainey Endowed; Dr Ian Humphreys, CEO Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful; Mark H Durkan MLA, Minister of the Environment; Daniel Schaffer, CEO Foundation for Environmental Education; and Amy McCloy, Lagan College.

Delegates had the opportunity to visit Belmont Primary School to see their excellent Eco-Schools work. Pictured with Teddy Myles and Katie Walker from Belmont Primary School are Sukhprit Kaur, Eco-Schools India and Agnieszka Pabis, Eco-Schools Poland.

Delegates had the opportunity to visit Belmont Primary School to see their excellent Eco-Schools work.

Pictured with Teddy Myles and Katie Walker from Belmont Primary School are Sukhprit Kaur, Eco-Schools India and Agnieszka Pabis, Eco-Schools Poland.

The international visitors enjoyed a trip to local Eco-Schools showcasing best practice including Belmont Primary School in Belfast who impressed with their knowledge of all things Eco.

The international visitors enjoyed a trip to local Eco-Schools showcasing best practice including Belmont Primary School in Belfast who impressed with their knowledge of all things Eco.