News

Marine Week Competition

National Marine Week Logo

#OCEANS 70/20 competition for Ndlambe Schools 

Objective of the competition:

  • encourage schools to improve the state of the environment by using marine resources sustainably.
  • provide everyone with opportunities to acquire the knowledge, values, attitude, commitment and skills needed to protect and enhance the environment.
  • give learners an opportunity to be actively involved towards resolution of environmental issues.

Who will participate?

The Competition is open to all schools in the Ndlambe Municipality.

Guidelines:

  • Learners are encouraged to show their creativity and understanding of the theme when presenting their work.
  • The project must be run by Learners under the supervision of Management & Staff of the school.
  • Learners may look at these alternative topics when working on their projects.
  • Art development activities – Paintings, drawing, posters, etc.
  • Re-use of recycled materials to create art related to marine life.
  • Poems and Essays 

Assessment criteria:
Participants will be assessed according to the following criteria:
1. Subject knowledge
2. Originality
3. Presentation
4. Relevance
5. Creativity
Three winners per event site will be selected based on the highest scores attained.

All winners per school Prizes:

Dept. of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (Port Alfred and Port Elizabeth) – Sponsorship of equipment (computer and fax) and resources (stationary) as prizes for competition.
Complimentary tickets to visit Bayworld Oceanarium and SAMREC.

For more information contact: Xolani.Charlie@dedea.gov.za

Did You Know?

“The sea shapes the character of earth, governs climate and weather, regulates temperature, and comprises much of the biosphere – yet it remains largely unknown. It is not, however, untouched. Everywhere, the changes brought about by humankind are evident.”

Sylvia Earle
  • Raggy Charters
  • Yacht Porty
  • East London Aquarium
  • Offshore Logo
  • Adventure Mania
  • Mission Blue Dot Rgb150
  • Outdoor Focus Logo
  • Raid Logo
  • I Am Water Blue
  • Nvt
  • Samsa Logo
  • Saiab
  • Saeon Logo
  • Dea
  • Honda
  • Hhct
  • Plastics Sa
  • Canon Logo Small