GREEN THOTS CONSERVATION CLUB
Think Green, go green, live long…
INSTITUTE OF ECOLOGY AND ENVIROMENTAL STUDIES
OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY
ILE-IFE, OSUN STATE, NIGERIA
GREEN THOTS CONSERVATION CLUB (GTCC)
Green Thots Conservation Club (GTCC) is a globally oriented club in the field of Environmental
Resources Management which stem out of the institute of Ecology and Environmental Studies,
Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. GTCC came into existence as a step beyond
classroom by groups of post graduate students after taking a course on Enivironment
Monitoring and Pollution Control. The aim of the club is to apply our knowledge and
professionalism in environmental management to surmount environmental challenges locally and globally.
The club was inaugurated on June 23rd, 2015 at the 8th annual Conference of intitute of Ecology
and Environmental Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University , Ile-Ife, Nigeria as part of the
activities to mark the 2015 World Environmental Day, tagged “Seven Billion Dreams, One Planet. Consume with Care”.
Build young minds to effectively manage natural resources in order to maintain a viable planet
for the future, and to create an environmentally friendly society.
Chart a course of environmental sustainability of the nation: create awareness and build ‘Green Entrepreneurs’.
- Awareness creation and promotion of public support for issues related to environmental conservation and sustainable development.
- Inspiring and mobilization of people who can advance the cause of conservation
- Building “Green Entrepreneurs” with needed skills of turning waste to wealth
- Promotion of projects that are strategic to the cause of aggregating environmental sustainability
- Ensuring that various conservation efforts fit in with the overall environmental sustainablility plan of the nation.
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