Action grant for schools for 2011

ANNOUNCEMENT – With an objective to allow schools to understand their local environment and at the same time to make them responsible in addressing their local environmental issues, RSPN approved funds for 10 projects, to be implemented by 10 schools on different environmental issues. The outcome of the project is expected to benefit the local people and their environment.

List of approved action grant projects

Sl. no

Name of School

Action grant purpose


Bjoka Community Primary School, Zhemgang

Water source management


Drukgyel Higher Secondary School, Paro

Community based waste management and greening


Shari Higher Secondary School, Paro

Stream adoption and plantation at water catchment sites


Ura Middle Secondary School, Bumthang

Adoption of national highway from Shethang la to Ura chu bridge


Damphu Lower Secondary School, Tsirang

Spring water protection for drinking water purpose


Sisina Community Primary School, Thimphu

Adoption of Sisina stream


Dungna Lower Secondary School, Chukha

Protection of marshland for drinking water purpose


Tashitse Higher Secondary School, Trashigang

Treatment of waste water

Paper recycling


Gomtu Middle Secondary School, Samtse

Rain water harvest project


Namgay Choling Community Primary School, Samtse

Construction of Rain Water reservoir

Fencing of water source