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who we are



— Our Mission

Environmental Study centre is a brain child of Kids ® and JSNT ® was established in 2007-08 with a focus on environmental learning, understanding, sharing knowledge and experience


— Our Vision

We focus on eco friendly life styles, medicinal plant and address climate change regionally. We do focus on value education significance in daily life action in schools and colleges.


— Honors & Awards

1. “Best Eco-friendly Institution” award for the year 2012-13. Department of Forest, Ecology and Climate change, Government of Karnataka.
2. “FellowAshoka” Awarded to Mr.Janardhana Gungurumale. by Ashoka entrepreneurs, Arlington, USA.
3. “Vocational Excellence Award” by Rotary International, Shivamogga midtown.


— Funding

1. Funded by (ECONET, Pune and FIAN), India. (Sep-Nov – 2011).
2. Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB), Bengaluru, (Jan – Feb. – 2011),
3. Karnataka Forest Department (01-12-2014 to 03-12-2014).
4. Deccan Development Society (DDS), Hyderabad. (January – December 2014),
5. Local funds for most of the regular programs.

Our team

Appiko in Karnataka

Sri. Pandurangahegade


Sri. Annappa H

English literary

Pro. Hovaiyagowda T S


Pro. Chendrashekar A S

Traditional medicine Expert.

Sri. Janardhana.G.L

Civil Engineer

Sri. Chandrashekar. S



Kannada literary


Kannada literary

Pro. B.Jayadevappa.

finance expert

Sri Puttappa K S

Cooperative expert.

Sri. P.E. Channabasappa.

Admin Expert

Sri. C.S.Candrashekar

Environment and Educationist

Dr. C.Maithili

Biologist and Phynology expert

Dr. Nanda.A.

Human Resource training expert

Sri. Dinesh.H

Social Worker

Smt. Bhagya Hosatti

Social Worker

Smt. Shobha S K

Social Worker

Smt. Shobha S K

Management expert

Sri. Prasad B G

Documentation and Journalist

Smt. Pavitra

Media Expert

Sri. Ajay Simha K V