Students of Creative Academy and John Dewey School visited the Horticulture Center established under the Department of Agriculture at Kirtipur to understand more about vermi- composting.
Organic waste management is big challenge in Nepal. More than 80% of wastes that goes in landfill side are organic waste. Small effort in management of this waste can increase the lifespan of landfill side.
Creative school of Kirtipur is one of the ideal school operating vermin- composting projects to manage organic waste produced in school with support from Nepal Prakriti Pathshala/ Eco- smart school. Even some enthusiastic students have started vermin- compost in their home.