Educational activities for different groups in society. This involves disseminating information material and campaigns targetting specific groups or the general public. The main objective of the education programmes is to instill and nurture environmental consciousness throughout different groups of society that interact in one way or another with coastal and marine environments.
A number of examples of marine litter programmes and activities for children and students are given on our Kids' pages.
Hellenic Marine Environment Protection Association (HELMEPA), Greece has the objective "to instill and nurture environmental consciousness throughout the shipping industry so as to compliment the requirements of the legislation for pollution prevention and safety at sea.
California Coastal Commission - Public Education Programme works to increase public knowledge of coastal and marine resources and to engage the public in coastal protection and restoration activities. They offer a variety of conservation, education and community involvement programs. There is bound to be a program just right for you, so get involved!