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Thare Machi Education Sustainable Development Goals

UN Sustainable Development Goals - Goal 13: Climate Action

‘By addressing climate change, we can build a sustainable world for everyone.’ – UN
TME has lessons on planting trees and making compost, which encourage communities to make responsible climate choices.
We are exploring partnerships with other organisations working towards this goal, including developing a new lesson to encourage responsible behaviour towards the oceans and coastline.
Below are a number of our DVDs which relate directly to championing climate action.
Click on the DVD images to see the languages available.

Making Compost

SDG DVD: Making Compost

  • Teaches the viewer how to make compost to provide a natural fertiliser to help their crops grow better.
  • Teaches how to make compost using a mixture of natural materials including leaves and animal manure.
  • Teaches where to build a compost pile and the conditions to keep it in to create the best possible compost.
  • The DVD is part of a series of lessons on Healthy Environment.

Planting Trees Is Good

SDG DVD: Planting Trees is Good

  • Teaches why trees are useful and how to plant trees to ensure a community does not run out of trees in the future.
  • Explains the importance of planting trees to help the soil, prevent flooding and provide food and shade.
  • Teaches the viewer the different parts of a tree and how they function.
  • Emphasises the importance of planting new trees when old trees are cut down to provide wood for building and cooking.
  • Teaches how to collect and prepare the seeds for planting.
  • Advises when and where to plant the seeds and how to prepare the soil to create the best conditions for the seeds to grow in.
  • Teaches the viewer to monitor their trees and protect them from other plants and animals to ensure they grow.
  • The DVD is part of a series of lessons on Healthy Environment.

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