Pune, August 2016 : On the occasion of Rakshabandhan, Karve Stree Shikshan Sanstha’s Media Department celebrated ‘Social Rakshabandhan’ with the theme ‘Say NO to Plastic and e-waste’. On 19th August a lecture was organised by Dr. Vinitaa Apte, on the topic of ‘E-Waste Management’ at Karve Stree Shikshan Sanstha. The main objective of this lecture was to spread awareness about electronic waste management and environmental impact of E-Waste on community.
Today’s generations are the ones who are using electronic gadgets in several forms. Hence it is important to educate them to reduce the use of electronic materials. The lecture was initiated with screening of an audio visual clip regarding human affecting the environment and it was followed by the discussion on the same.
Dr. Apte shared her experiences regarding her visits to different countries and her presence at different summits and meetings in Environmental Field. Students asked many questions related to their local environmental situations and received satisfactory answers.