About the Campaign
FairGaze, India's leading school focused media ecosystem, in partnership with United Nations Information Centre for India and Bhutan (UNIC), has launched a four-month student-led campaign School Champs for Climate Action to spread awareness around climate change and the need to ACT NOW. The campaign coincides with the 26th Conference of Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change or COP 26, held from 31 Oct to 12 Nov 2021 in Glasgow, Scotland.
The campaign also aims to facilitate the promotion and implementation of SDG-13 (Climate Action) among the school community.
The campaign includes a pan- India contest for school students to share their impact stories of sustainable actions against climate change
STEP 1: Register for the Campaign at https://sdg.fairgaze.com/one-day-for-climate.html on 10th Nov and until 31st Dec 2021. Post registration, students can login anytime to submit their stories.
STEP 2: Submit the following:
- Submit a 250-300 word story on sustainable changes that you brought about in your household/ School/ local community/ Online community. Your actions would be aligned to any of the ten impactful actions available at https://www.un.org/en/actnow aimed to help in our fight against climate change. The story should be of your action taken between 1 April 2021 to 31 December 2021.
- Upload a 1-minute video showcasing the story and the impact achieved. The video must have one or both Parents/ Guardians, sharing their experiences about the actions you have taken to bring in a sustainable change.
- Verify the story and the video on authenticity. The verification certificate should be signed by the principal of the school. Download a sample format of the verification letter here