ESD Story - Paryavaran Mitra Young Leader for Change: The Kukkarahalli Campaign

The Paryavaran Mitra Young Leader for Change Initiative of Centre for Environment Education (CEE) is a cadre of students involved in environmental action projects focusing on changes in their immediate environment. The initiative aims to develop leadership skills amongst students through experiential learning.

One such programme was implemented at Manasarowar Pushkarini Vidyashrama, Mysore. The young leader for change was Anushka Kale, a class X student, whose team worked tirelessly for betterment of Mysore’s iconic Kukkarahalli lake in harmony with its eco system, combining on ground action and the impact of social media to make their campaign a success with enduring action towards conservation of the lake.