National Green Corps

National Green C​orps (NGC)


Where there is Green, there is Prosperity

National Green Corps (NGC) a nationwide initiative of MoEFCC. EPCO is appointed as State Nodal Agency for NGC Scheme in the state by GoMP. A number of Ecoclub schools have been set up in all 52 districts of MP and an annual grant of Rs.5000/- is being provided to each Ecoclubs from MoEFCC. Under the scheme EPCO conducted training programmes for Master trainers, Quiz masters and district specific Ecoclub Incharge teachers training.


Major activities under NGC :

  • Implementation of NGC Scheme in 25500 eco-club schools (52 Districts @ 500 per district) and 100 Colleges.
  • Dissemination of NGC Grants to Districts and Ecoclubs Schools through RTGS and PFMS.
  • Coordination with District Education Officers (42 Districts)/ Assistant Commissioner Tribal Districts (09 Districts) for organizing Ecoclub activities.
  • Organizing State level orientation workshop for Nodal Officers/ Master trainers/ quiz masters.
  • Organizing District level orientation workshop for Eco-club Incharge teachers at districts.
  • In house Organizing and assistance for environmental days (Viz. World Wetland Day, Environment Day, Biodiversity Day, Earth Day, Ozone Day, Wildlife week, etc.)
  • Report and documentation of ongoing programmes.
  • Orientation/ Meetings with MoEFCC, School education dept., Forest Dept., Biodiversity Board and Ecotourism Board etc.
  • Organizing Nature Camps for students in National Parks, Sanctuaries and Eco-tourism spots.
  • Capacity Building Programme for different stakeholders.
  • Swachhta Programmes for eco-club students, teachers and general masses.
  • Design & development of resource materials, E-news letter, presentations for Ecoclub schools.
  • State level Mowgli Bal Utsav and Green Ganesh Awareness Programme are also conducted under NGC scheme across the state.

Major ongoing project under NGC scheme are:

  • National Nature Camp Programme (NNCP)
  • Capacity Building Programme  (CBP)
  • Sustainably Education Programme (CSR) with WIPRO
  • Swachhta Action Plan (SAP)
  • GLOBE  (Global Learning & Observations to Benefit the Environment

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Last Updated On:18 Sep, 2021