Children's Forest Program (CFP) is an international program that educates school children and communities about the environment through tree planting and other related environmental activities.
On October 1 and 2, OISCA participated in “Global Festa 2016” held at the Odaiba, area in Tokyo. It is an annual event in which governmental agencies, private organizations and
groups dealing with international cooperation present their activities and celebrities perform on the stage.
This year, OISCA exhibited at its booth photo panels on the worsening environmental problems and natural disasters in foreign countries where OISCA is operating, organized a quiz program on these topics and photo-taking sessions with “Kurocchi”, huge-sized doll of stray cat which is the mascot of the Children’s Forest Program (CFP).
Visit to Japan by Myanmar and Mongolian children as “Children’s Goodwill Ambassadors” under the Children’s Forest Program
From September 14 to 24, OISCA invited to Japan a total of 7 school children and coordinators from Myanmar and Mongolia under the Children’s Forest Program (CFP) and carried out various exchange activities in Tokyo, Aichi, Osaka and Nara.
OISCA LANKA CFP 25th anniversary activities in April, 2016.
Before the tree planting children had explanation on how to plant saplings and the importance of the Tree planting by CFP Coordinator Mr. Jayamanna. During tree planting, they met very dangerous snake in planting site but they had really interesting, funny and unforgetable time.
About 500 people participated in “Green Earth Festival 2016 in Tokyo co-organized by OISCA
On March 26, OISCA co-organized in Tokyo the “Green Earth Festival 2016” in cooperation with the National Land Afforestation Promotion Organization, the Forest Culture Association, NPO Forests and Environment Network Association, and the Forestry Agency, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.