Fourteen ambassadors of the Education for Everyone Platform received “Blue Detective” Training from the Turkish Marine Environment Protection Association and became TURMEPA Young Representatives.
In the first part of the two-hour training, training topics were: Marine and marine ecosystems, marine pollution sources, plastic danger, effects of marine pollution and global climate change, our water footprint, Zero Waste and Zero Waste Blue projects.
Afterwards, the training of trainer module was introduced to enable young people to train their peers in schools. TURMEPA Young Representatives were trained how to communicate the Marine Ecosystem and Zero Waste Blue in the trainings, how to contact their peers and what materials to use. Following the lecture, a brainstorming was performed and a progress map were prepared.