SPARE Program has been implemented in Tajikistan by environmental organization “Malenkaya Zemlia (Little Earth) since 2001 and about 65 schools from 4 regions of the country have been involved. The Program brings together more than 70 teachers and 2000 school students as a team of environmentalists.
SPARE Program is being implemented by Malekaya Zemlia in Dushanbe while in the regions of: Sughd; Kuliyabe; Kabadion; Khatlon it has been run in close cooperation with local organizations.
SPARE Program beyond its school educational program fosters school students through research activities that they conduct within the program and, enjoy hand on activities in application of various modern energy efficiency technologies.
School students within the SPARE Program conduct energy saving activities in the school premises and at home and, then the consumed energy figures are discussed and analyzed as a lessons learned for further energy efficiency activities.
SPARE Program in cooperation with various state institutions, private and NGO sector works on introducing energy and natural resources sustainable use, energy efficiency and ecofriendly technologies and supports their promotion on the local market.