Category: Water theme

27 February 2024

Walk for Water 2024

2024-02-28T09:30:27+00:00By |Uncategorized, Water theme|

Walk for Water this March! Green-Schools are delighted to host our fun and educational ‘Walk for Water’ events in three locations across Ireland this March: • Glendalough National Park, Wicklow on Tuesday the 19th of March – register here • Cong Woods, Cong, Mayo on Wednesday the 20th of March – register here • [...]

31 January 2024

Water Poster & Video Competition 2024

2024-02-07T16:41:40+00:00By |Water theme|

We are pleased to invite eligible schools (*) around Ireland to take part in the Green-Schools Uisce Éireann Poster & Video Competition 2024. This is the 10th year of this competition for schools and there are some great prizes to be won! The deadline for entries is Friday, 8th March 2024.  The theme [...]

12 June 2023

Water Awards 2023

2023-06-13T16:02:39+00:00By |Uncategorized, Water theme|

On the 17th of May, 2023 we celebrated our Water Award Winners at a ceremony in Castleknock Hotel, Dublin. The event acknowledged the achievements of the Water Poster and Video Competition winners and runners up, Water Ambassadors and Water Schools of the Year. Poster and Video Competition Winners 2023    JUNIOR [...]

30 May 2023

Water Conservation Photo Competition 2023

2023-08-31T09:41:23+00:00By |Water theme|

Green-Schools are excited to announce our 2023 “Water Conservation” photo competition in partnership with Uisce Eireann. DEADLINE EXTENDED to Friday 16th June! Water is our most valuable resource, but during the dryer summer months, water levels can often become low. Even when it rains again, it can take a long time for the water supply [...]

19 January 2023

Water Poster & Video Competition 2023 – CLOSED

2023-03-15T14:43:39+00:00By |Water theme|

The Green-Schools Irish Water Poster & Video Competition 2023 has now CLOSED. Thank you to all who entered. Winning schools will be contacted by phone or email by Monday 8th May. Unsuccessful entrants will not be contacted, unfortunately we cannot return any artwork submitted. The theme for this year’s competition is “Local Water Actions for [...]

18 January 2023

BT Young Scientist and Tech Exhibition 2023

2023-09-22T09:16:43+00:00By |Biodiversity, Litter & Waste, Energy, Uncategorized, Water theme|

The Green Schools Communications team visited the BT Young Scientist and Tech Exhibition at the RDS last week on the hunt for climate and sustainability related projects. We did not have to look very far as there were so many great projects across all categories, from biology to tech.  Green Habits- an [...]

9 January 2023

Celebrating 10 Years of Irish Water Sponsorship

2023-01-13T10:36:54+00:00By |Water theme|

We are delighted to share that Uisce Éireann has confirmed its continued sponsorship of our water theme for the tenth year running. With over 370,000 students across Ireland having completed the programme, and 1,310 Green Flags achieved, the water theme is a strong force for water conservation and education. Read more about the partnership on [...]

1 October 2022

Green-Schools Water wins at Irish Sponsorship Awards

2022-10-01T13:41:12+00:00By |Water theme|

Green-Schools Water team, Ruth and Caoimhe, were delighted to attend the Irish Sponsorship Awards last Thursday 22nd September, at Clontarf Castle Hotel, alongside representatives from Irish Water. Irish Water was shortlisted for a sponsorship award under the “Best Grass Roots Sponsorship” category, for their support of the Green-Schools Water theme. Green-Schools have partnered with Irish [...]

3 June 2022

Water Conservation Photo Competition 2022 

2022-06-15T11:10:58+00:00By |Water theme|

**Deadline extended for entries until Friday, June 24th** Green-Schools are excited to announce our 2022 “Water Conservation” photo competition in partnership with Irish Water. Water is our most valuable resource but, during the drier summer months, water levels can often become low and even when it rains again it can take a long time [...]

11 March 2022

Loreto Kilkenny Delegates attend YEEC

2022-04-19T15:27:48+00:00By |Water theme|

The Green-Schools Programme would like to wish Loreto Secondary School, Kilkenny students Medha Trehan and Ruby Woods safe travels as they leave for the Youth Environmental Education Congress (YEEC), which is a side event of The 11th World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC), taking place in Prague from March 13-17. Ruby and Medha (pictured above and [...]

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