Rallying schools for the Safe School Environmental Campaign

COMINSUD visited newly identified schools to introduce the Safe School Environmental Campaign that takes place within the Ecokids project. These visits were made to schools within Bamenda I, II and III sub divisions. We could successfully involve 20 new schools into the campaign in addition to those ones, who have joined the campaign already last year. Pictures of the present situation of  the school environment, water, toilet and waste management facilities with high potential for improvement were also taken during the visits.

Waste is dumped just behind the classrooms (school?)

Waste is dumped just behind the classrooms.

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Poor toilet structure left in bushy dirty area

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Bare soil on campus – muddy during the rainy season and dusty in the dry season

Bare soil, erosion and dust at the main entrance of .... (school?)

Bare soil, erosion and dust at the main entrance of a government high school

Pupils fetching water from an almost inaccessible water tank (which school?)

Poor and dangerous access to water forcing students to climb on tanks which are high up

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About COMINSUD

Community Initiative for Sustainable Development (COMINSUD) is an organisation dedicated to sustainable development in the Northwest Region of Cameroon. COMINSUDs main office is located in Ntarinkon but she works throughout the North West Region to improve the lives and livelihoods of Cameroonians. Focusing on projects and programs of democracy, women's empowerment and good governance, COMINSUD aims to work with rural communities towards a better and more sustainable future.