What is the Eco-Centres Award?
Eco-Centres is a project designed to encourage and acknowledge whole-centre action for the environment.
What is Eco-Centres?
- Eco-Centres is both a programme and an award scheme.
- Eco-Centres is designed to make environmental awareness and action an intrinsic part of th elife and ethos of a centre for all its staff and visitors.
- Eco-Centres is a long-term programme and the award needs to be renewed every three years.
Why Do the Eco-Centres Award?
- it is a programme for managing and accrediting work we are already doing.
- it is enjoyable and rewarding, for us and for our visitors.
- we can influence visitors to adopt environmentally friendly behaviours.
- we are able to involve the local community and schools
- it is a way of fostering good links with other Eco-Centres all over Europe.