Dwarka: It was a green evening at Manchahat Apartments, Sector 10 Dwarka on Sunday, May 1, 2022. An event was organised to discuss initiatives to save the environment for the future. On the occasion, a solid waste management workshop was organised jointly by CitySipdey and Rise Foundation, an NGO from Dwarka working for the environment.
Apart from the workshop, the kids of the society were presented with certificates and prizes by Monita Dhingra, a renowned artist from Dwarka for their drawings on the theme 'Earth Day'.
Madhukar Varshney and Munish Kundra from Rise Foundation made the gathering aware of how to manage waste at the source level and how an individual can contribute to minimising the greenhouse effect. Munish Kundra urged the people to condemn single-use plastic in daily life. He also demonstrated how to manage such plastic by making eco-bricks. Kids of the society also took part in the interaction on the subject and shared their knowledge and asked queries to the experts.
Management of the society appreciated the efforts of CitySpidey and Rise Foundation on the subject of environmental protection. President of the society, SB Soni said, “This was a good event and more such events would be organised in the future to sensitise the community. It was moral boosting that small kids took interest in such subject and participated.”
Secretary of the society, KL Tripathi gave his thanks to CitySpidey and Rise Foundation for the event and said, “This was a wonderful event and we would like to do more such events.”