Within the framework of global initiatives «Better World for Pets» and "Greener Planet" Mars Ukraine provided financial and methodological support to students of Donetsk National Technical University, Ukrainian Engineering and Pedagogical Academy of Kharkov and National University of Food Technologies.
Students from Donetsk held open lessons for 500 pupils of three secondary schools in Donetsk who actively participated in the discussions, quizzes and contests the theme of which was responsible pet ownership. Children learned how to care for pets why we all need to help homeless cats and dogs. Experts and specialists from Mars Ukraine contributed to the project development.
Students from Kharkov and Kiev focused their efforts on environmental projects. On the territory of one of the museums of Kharkov students planted conifers, shrubs and perennial flowers. They also implemented educational activities for school children. The theme was protecting the local environment.
In some schools, students of Kyiv National University of Food Technologies held lectures on environmental protection, recycling, processing and sorting of garbage and the role of forests and trees in human life.