ECO CLUB

The mission of the eco club is "Go Green initiative" to raise the students' "interest" over environmental issues and to get the students actively involved in environmental matters from their own area. The club also seeks to conserve nature's heritage by education and direct conservation efforts to spread awareness about good environmental practices like for a ban on plastic, proper dumping of garbage, planting of tress etc. within Shyam Lal College.

Mission & Objective

Eco-Club of Shyam Lal College, University of Delhi is going to play vital role in creating environmental awareness amongst the future generation. It is actively engaged in overall environmental education by adopting various environment friendly approaches for conservation and preservation of environment as in reflected from the following mission's statements.

Don't ever get discouraged. Aim straight for the goal and prove that you can change the world. Remember about the power of one. But keep in mind the power of many. Here at Eco-Club we will do it together and will succeed. Let your creative side explore. Don't ever, ever give up.

The activities of the Eco-Club are:

  • To organise awareness programs such as seminars, debates, essay, painting lectures and popular talks on environmental issues in the college.
  • Campaign and sensitize the students to minimize the use of plastic/polythene bags, use of loud speakers, banned fireworks, recycling of glass and metals, filling of water body in the adjacent area, use of unnecessary horns.
  • The students are also exposed to various field activities such as visit to natural ecosystems and biodiversity parks to create enthusiasm regarding issues pertaining to environmental sustainability.
  • Organise rallies, marches, human chains and street theatre at public places with a view to spread environmental awareness.
  • Action based activities like tree plantation, cleanliness drives both within and outside the college campus.
  • Grow kitchen gardens, maintain vermin-composting pits, construct water harvesting structures, practice paper recycling etc.
  • Prepare inventories of polluting sources and forward it to enforcement agencies.
  • Maintenance of public places like parks, gardens both within and outside the college campus.
  • Mobilise action against environmentally unsound practices like garbage disposal in unauthorised places, unsafe disposal of hospital wastes etc.
  • Beautify selected road side area with plants and flowers and put campaign boards to generate awareness.
  • To sensitize the students to save electricity and also encourage them to use solar panels
  • To motivate the students to imbibe habits and life style for minimum waste generation, separation of waste, disposing off the waste to the nearest storage point.
  • To educate students about concerns of e-waste, their eco-friendly segregation and disposal.
  • To educate the students about reuse, recycle and reduce principle and preparation of products out of waste like paper bags, paper packets, etc.
  • To celebrate various environmental days, such as International Ozone day (16 Sept), Wetland Day (2 February), World Earth day (22 April), International Biodiversity Day (22 May), world Environmental Day (5 June) and weeks, like Van-Mahotsav, Wildlife Week etc.
  • To adopt good practices like gifting potted plants rather than flowers wrapped in polythene.
  • To spread awareness about flora and fauna (birds such as sparrow etc) in the college and its

Members of Eco-Club Committee:

  • Mr. Pankaj Kumar Chaudhary
  • Dr.Sunaina Zutshi
  • Dr.Neelam Dabas

ECO CLUB Activities 2023-24
S.No. Name Link
1 AWARENESS DRIVE View
2 Exploring Alternative Energy: An Exhibition on Waste Utilization View
3 Har Ghar Tiranga Rally and pledge View
4 PLANTATION DRIVE View
5 RAKHI FOR SOLDIERS COMPETITION View
6 SLOGAN WRITING COMPETITION View
ECO CLUB Activities 2022-23
S.No. Name Link
ECO CLUB Activities 2021-22
S.No. Name Link
1 Faculty Members and Students Team View
2 Celebration of festivals in Eco-friendly Way View
3 Ozone Day View
4 Bird feeders View
5 Cleanliness drive at Yamuna Ghat View
6 Donation Drive View
7 Earth Hour View
8 Flower show “Pushpmahotsav-4.0” View
9 Mask Distribution drive View
10 Plantation drive on World Environment Day View
11 Plantation drive View
12 Reinforcing Greenery on Campus View
13 “Students live interaction on “Omicron risk and prevention” View
14 Tree Census of the college campus View
ECO CLUB Activities 2020-21
S.No. Name Link
1 Faculty Members and Students Team view
2 Kite flying Awareness drive view
3 Yamuna Mahotsav Awareness Drive view
4 Awareness campaign towards the Disposal and usage of sanitary pads view
5 Awareness about Covid-19 appropriate behaviour view
6 Bird Nest view
7 Donation camp during Covid -19 view
8 Feeding the street animals during corona virus pandemic view
9 Awareness regarding Eco-friendly and safe Holi Festival during Covid 19 view
10 Importance of Wetland and water view
11 Umang- “East Delhi Flower show 3.0” view
12 Best out of waste view
13 World Environment Day view
14 Cleanliness and plantation drive during Covi-19 view
ECO CLUB Activities 2019-20
S.No. Name Link
1 Faculty Members and Students Team view
2 Biodiversity and Wildlife view
3 UMANG-20 PUSHPMAHAOTSAVA view
4 Donation Drive to Indraparstha Slum Area view
5 Visit to NGO (Umeed) view
6 Dilwalo Ki Diwali view
7 Rally Plastic free city view
8 Climatic Conclave view
9 Circular Economy on Plastic Waste and Livelihood Opportunities view
10 Plantation drive view
11 Two Day Symposium (Sparsh Ganga) in Collaboration with IQAC view
12 Rakhi making Competition view
ECO CLUB Activities 2018-19
S.No. Name Link
1 Faculty Members and Students Team view
2 East Delhi flower show 2019 view
3 Mahatma Gandhi Institute for Combating Climate Change view
4 Climate jamboree view
5 Plantation drive view
6 Visit to Shanti van view
7 Visit to NGO view
8 Visit to Sanjay Lake view
9 Bird House view
10 Awareness and Cleanliness drive view
ECO CLUB Activities 2017-18
S.No. Name Link
1 Faculty Members and Students Team view
2 Frog Fest organised by WWF-India view
3 Plantation drive and awareness in school view
4 Visit to Yamuna Biodiversity Park view
5 Flower show organised by University of Delhi view
6 Door to Door Awareness Campaign view
7 Cleanliness Drive view