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Bali's Green School conferred prestigious 'Green Pentagon Award' by iCare

Updated: Jul 12, 2016 16:09 IST
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI-NewsVoir): Bali's Green School conferred prestigious 'iCare Green Pentagon Award' at the opening ceremony of sustainability week event which took place in Bali, a beautiful island in Indonesia.

'Green Pentagon Award' is awarded by iCare, a leading organization working in the area of new-age child health care globally.

This global award is one of the most prestigious awards for schools delivering the best facilities with environment friendly campuses.

The award was received by John Hardy, Founder of Green School, Bali from Dr. Gaurav Nigam, Founder and CEO of iCare.

With stunning campus, inspiring learning programs and vibrant community, the Green School- Bali provides the experience of a lifetime for the whole family. Green School offers families the opportunity to immerse themselves in a new way of learning, and a new way of living.

The school inspires students to connect with nature and with local communities, to develop holistically, with skills and competencies for the world of today and the future, to learn entrepreneurial approaches to problem solving and to make a real difference in the world today.

Through ' Green Pentagon Award', iCare wants to honor, support, and recognize the outstanding work of those schools which are making efforts to promote environmental sustainability; to create healthy and vibrant learning communities that enhance academic performance. This would foster intellectual growth, creativity, and innovation among school students.

Green Pentagon is one of the most prestigious awards given to handful of schools every year that shows exceptional achievements towards environment.

"In today's world, topics like draught and global warming are of everyday debate. An effort by a school towards reducing it can lead to a major change in the world. We are trying to make an endeavor to identifying these schools around the world and acknowledging them. Let's redefine childhood." says Founder and CEO of iCare, Dr. Gaurav Nigam. (ANI-NewsVoir)