Appendix 2 - Education and Awareness Measures

Appendix 2 - Education and Awareness Measures

Measures undertaken to promote the reduction of single use items 2015-2017

Year

Project

Participants

2015

Re-Useable Bottles

Harriers Running Club (Juniors)

Fit for Life Running Group

2016

Re-Useable Shopping Bags

Re-usable cotton shopping bags distributed via tidy towns and local charity shops

2017

Re-Useable Coffee Cup Campaign

Supported a tidy towns reusable cup initiative and an in-house canteen project, both due to be completed in Q1 of 2018

 

Measures undertaken to promote Litter Education & Awareness 2015-2017
 

Year

Project

Participants

2015

Establishment of the Tidy Towns Forum

Tidy Towns Groups

2015 -2016

Green Dog Walker Campaign

Dog Owners, Local Community Groups

2015-2017

Provision of Anti-Litter & Anti-Graffiti Awareness Grant

Resident and

Community Groups

2015-2017

Gum Litter Taskforce Campaign Promotion

General Public

2015-2017

National Spring Clean Promotions

Over 100 groups annually

2015 – 2017

Green Schools Support

Over 70 school

2016 - 2017

Anti Litter Murals

Fr McGrath Centre

Newpark Resource Centre

The Mill FRC, Urlingford

Millenium Court FRC

2016

Support “Urlingford Dog Fouling Project”

Urlingford Community

2016

Cathaoirleach Litter Squad Primary School Packs

All primary schools

2016

Roadside Litter Campaign with BEAT Radio

Kilkenny County Council with Councils of the SE

2016

“Story of the Rubbish Monster” Interactive Learning

Kilkenny City Primary Schools

2016

“Bin the Poo” Campaign Launch

General Public

2015-2017

Approx 20 Community Talks annually

General Public

2017

“Leave No Trace” Primary Workshops

Primary Schools County Wide

2017

National Spring Clean

Roadside Litter Audit

Education Unit

(Research)