UBC Wheel
Good Practice Database

  • Home
  • Search
  • Browse
  • Tag cloud
  • View

Art on dumpsters

Klaipeda

Detailed description of the Good Practice

In May 2004, students of the city school and charges of foster homes painted dumpsters and turned them into a work of art in Klaipeda.During the event, 30 dumpsters were painted. These dumpsters will stay and be used in a usual way. It is hoped that the young painters will respect their own and others’ work, creation, and environment.


awareness rising

Objectives of the Good Practice

The aim was and is to draw attention of society, especially children, to the protection of environment, to develop their imagination, ingenuity, and to root new methods and forms of educational system.

More Details of the Good Practice

Available files

Contact details

Daiva Berankiene
Deputy Head of Environment Quality Department
gamta@klaipeda.lt

Data sources and references

Baltic Cities Environmental Bulletin 1/2004