Finding Eco 3 – Training of trainer about Ecological lifestyle

Finding Eco 3 – Training of trainer about Ecological lifestyle

27/07 – 31/07/2016, Cam Thanh – Hoi An – Quang Nam


The practical training “Finding Eco 3 – Training of trainer” aims to build and promote the role of ecological lifestyle in addressing global challenges, such as resource efficiency and biodiversity conservation, climate change mitigation and adaptation, poverty eradication and social well-being improvement. The program will use experiential learning techniques to expose participants to current themes in the field and methodology to bring eco-lifestyle closer to community or apply in further projects/organization/activities. Finally, the training will develop ecological lifestyle in the context of a globalized society, and draw an eco-network of trainers/ambassadors who will widespread eco-lifestyle to their community.

From 27/07/2016 to 31/07/2016, 25 young people were selected to participate in Cam Thanh, Hoi An, Quang Nam

The training course “Finding Eco – Training of trainers” is an activity in project “Partnership to support and promote informal and non-formal education for Advocating an eco-lifestyle and climate change adaptation and mitigation in Vietnamese Universities” which is organized by Center for Development of Community Initiative and Environment (C&E Center) with the support from Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung – Southeast Asia.

Story of my life

Uncle Meo – Leader of the farmers in Thanh Dong vegetable garden shared the idea and the process of building vegetable garden
At Thanh Dong Garden – The first organic vegetable garden in Hoi An, trainees were exchanged directly with farmers about how organic farming was done.

Sharing experience
In addition, you can find out for yourself the activities that can be applied after the program from the information collected in the vegetable garden.

Vo Tan Tan, the owner of Taboo Bamboo, guides the students

Mrs. Dang Huong Giang shared the “Behavior Change Cycle Model”

Mrs. Nguyen Thuy Linh shared the method “Learning through experience”
Building a project or lecture by applying the correct design of the lesson will help to deliver the exact message to the target audience. The “learning by experience” method is also a new and easy way to apply knowledge of Ecological Lifestyle into future activities or lectures.