Category: Water theme

21 May 2021

Water Poster and Video Competition 2021 Update

2021-06-16T14:21:10+00:00By |Water theme|

We have had an amazing amount of entries to our poster and video competition this year! We had over 1,400 entries for the poster competition. We have just gone through the judging process and the winners are being contacted now. We will be officially announcing the winners after an online award ceremony in June. [...]

7 May 2021

Water Conservation Photo Competition

2021-05-07T08:34:24+00:00By |Water theme|

As the summer months approach we are hoping to get families thinking more about water conservation so we have an exciting water conservation photo competition for families for a week in May. The idea is that students take water conservation activities at home and the parents of the students take a photo of it and [...]

26 March 2021

Ethics of Climate Change Resource Launch & Workshop

2022-02-16T11:24:25+00:00By |Global Citizenship Energy, Global Citizenship Marine Environment, Uncategorized, Global Citizenship Travel, Travel theme, Global Citizenship Biodiversity and Food, Water theme, Biodiversity, Litter & Waste, Energy, Global Citizenship Litter and Waste|

We are happy to announce a launch of our new resource for Secondary Schools: the Ethics of Climate Change Toolkit. This toolkit aims to discuss moral problems related to climate change using critical, collaborative and creative thinking. (Click image on right to access the new resource) The resource links to our Travel theme and [...]

19 November 2020

Water Video Competition 2021

2021-03-04T10:15:09+00:00By |Water theme|

The deadline for the Video Competition has been extended to Friday, 23rd April. We are pleased to announce that in conjunction with our 8th annual Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition we will be again running our video competition category for secondary schools this year! This year's competition's theme is Valuing Water. More information [...]

19 November 2020

Water Poster Competition 2021

2021-03-04T10:15:19+00:00By |Water theme|

The deadline for the Poster Competition has been extended to Friday, 23rd April. We are pleased to announce our 8th annual Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition! This year's competition's theme is Valuing Water. We are also continuing to hold a Secondary Schools Video Category this year. Details of the video competition can be [...]

22 October 2020

Green-Schools Irish Water Awards 2020 Winners Announced at Online Ceremony

2020-11-06T10:45:34+00:00By |Water theme|

Green-Schools moved its annual Water Awards ceremony online today, with a virtual ceremony shown on screens in 24 schools around the country. Postponed in May due to COVID-19 restrictions, the ceremony celebrates the winners of the annual Water School of the Year Awards; Water poster competition and Water Ambassador Programme. The Green-Schools Water theme is [...]

23 September 2020

World Rivers Day

2020-09-25T15:24:10+00:00By |Water theme, Global Citizenship Marine Environment|

It’s World Rivers Day! Rivers are so important – they shape the land, provide us with water and are home to a huge variety of wildlife. Did you know that we have 70,000km of waterways in Ireland, home to 29 species of freshwater fish?! Some, like the salmon and the eel, only spend part [...]

7 July 2020

Water Conservation Photo Competition Winners!

2020-08-28T10:17:24+00:00By |Water theme|

Thank-you to all the people who took part in our water conservation photo competition. We got many fantastic entries and we'd like to say a big well done for all the great water conservation work that has and is being carried out through out the country by students and families. It all adds up [...]

9 April 2020

Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition 2020 Results

2020-08-28T10:17:25+00:00By |Water theme|

This year's Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition focused on the message: "Let's take Climate Action for Water" which aligned with the theme for World Water Day 2020 while incorporating a positive message of action. This year we also added a new Secondary Schools Video Category. The poster competition encouraged students to investigate the relationship between water [...]

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