RECOGNITIONS Sustainability Spotlight 2019

Eco-Schools has been announced as one of the world’s Top10 innovations in Education for 2019!

Good practices

Zero Waste Fairview Primary School, Nothern Ireland

Fairview Primary School in Ballyclare, Nothern Ireland is the first school to recycle all of its waste.

Eco-Schools Indian Ocean

Indian Ocean region has more than 72,000 schools and over 25,000 pipuls that are involved in the Eco-Schools Programme.

Global Action Days in Latvia

From the march for awareness on food waste in Latvia.

Ghent School Ecological footprint

Flemish primary school in Ghent, Belgium. The school received the Green Flag this year!

How to be an Eco-School – Kent

Eco-Schools Coordinator Susan Hibberd tells us how easy it can be to turn a technology school into an environmentally-friendly one.

 Keep Australia Beautiful NT & Eco Schools

"Let's teach our kids the importance of keeping everywhere beautiful and litter free".


Example Eco Code

Don’t be a waster, be a saver – Wales

A song written by Cowbridge Comprehensive School Eco-Committee that represents their commitment to the environment.


eco-schools HISTORY

A quiet revolution

Interview with Pat Oliver, former Head of Green Schools, An Taisce, on the history and evolution of the Eco-Schools Programme in Ireland.



Excerpts from the Eco-Schools NOM 2015

FEE Board member, Laura Hickey, and Keep Northern Ireland Eco-Schools Project Officer, Ruth Van Ry, speak about the Eco-Schools programme and visit Lagan College.

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  • Daniel Schaffer, our CEO, visits Fairview Primary School in Northern Ireland during the Eco-Schools NOM. Click here to watch the BBC coverage.

Eco-Schools 20th Anniversary Event Northern Ireland

An inspirational video from the Northern Ireland 20th Anniversary Eco-Schools event held in March 2015.

Eco-Schools International Conference, Cardiff 2014

An overview of the International Conference that took place in Cardiff in December 2014.


educational videos

What is sustainability?

(by Mocomi Kids)

An informative video about sustainability.

«Sustainability means ‘maintaining the world we live in’»

What is Carbon Footprint?

(by Mocomi Kids)

Carbon footprint is the amount of Carbon Dioxide and Methane gas we release into the environment by consuming energy.