The "Eco Hero" Character was created 20 years ago by environmental economist Pamela Peeters and evolved in a first book (an adventure that took place in Sweden) and a workshop for kids. That workshop was first introduced to school kids in a Manhattan Park (New York) and since then … we have gone places and .. received quite some press!
This page will show you how we made the news and, …, where we have been with our “Eco Hero” project.
Inspiring kids to “do good to our planet” is something that we have been taking care of in so far 10 countries and since more than 16 years. Today, we not only train “planet protectors”, but also teachers and after-school educators. Here is a small selection of where we have been so far!
Thanks to a collaboration with the ASTC (Association of Science and Technology Centers) celebrated on World Science Day, our project became the theme and framework for their Science Day