One Day National Seminar on observing World Wetland Day-2019
As a part of observing Wetland Day, Haritha Nature Club of N.S.S Training College, Ottapalam, organized a One Day National Seminar on the topic ”Preserving Wetlands: Balancing Water needs for Humans and Nature” on 8th February, 2019. The programme was sponsored by Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment, Thiruvananthapuram.
During the inaugural session of the seminar, Dr Ampili Aravind, Principal-in-charge presided over the function. Dr Mridula K., Co-ordinator of the seminar delivered the welcome address. The seminar was inaugurated by Dr.Asha Rani K., Nature Education Officer, Periyar Tiger Foundation. Staff Advisor, Dr Seema Menon K. P., and student representative Ms Vinduja R Krishna gave the felicitation. The official inaugural session came to an end with the vote of thanks by Sreekala A., the secretary of Haritha Nature Club.The expert sessions were handled by Dr Asha Rani K., Nature Education Officer, Periyar Tiger Foundation and Dr BijuK., Assistant Professor,Dept. of Education,Central University of Tamilnadu which were followed by interaction sessions.
The paper presentations by the participants from the college and other institutions were chaired by Dr Biju K., and Dr K S Sajan.
The one day national seminar concluded with valedictory session. The amalgamation of thoughts and ideas during the creative discussion sessions seemed to be highly useful for the participants. The feedbacks during the reflection session highlighted the success of the seminar.