03 March 2004
ENO, or environmental online, is a global web school for environmental awareness and sustainable development. The programme is searching for African-based non-governmenmental organizations (NGOs) or individual, particularly students and faculty members, in Africa to volunteer and train ENO instructors in information communication technology (ICT) and environmental issues.
Currently, 130 schools in 52 countries are studying environmental issues on a weekly basis, working in cooperation with the university of Joensuu in Finland, a United Nation Environmental Programme (UNEP) university.
ENO aimes at involving schools from developing countries. Last year, under its Twinning Programme, ENO linked 25 African schools with learning institutions outside of the continent.