With a view to arousing awareness for protection of environment, SGAT has been organising ENVIRONMENT CUM MINERAL AWARENESS PROGRAMME (EMAP) for students of High Schools in the in different Mining areas of the State. The winning teams from each of the mining areas participate in the State Level EMAP held during the month of January every year at Bhubaneswar.

During 2018 the Regional Environment-cum-Mineral Awareness Programme was organised for Class-IX students for the following 12 mining and industrial regions of Odisha at venues mentioned against them.

Venue Region
Bhubaneswar Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Industrial Region
Rairangpur Gorumahisani-Rairangpur-Suleipat-Badampahar-Jashipur Region
Keonjhar Keonjhar-Gandhamardan Region
Jilling Joda-Barbil Mining and Industrial Region
Tensa Kalta-Koira-Tensa-Barsua Mining and Industrial Region
Doraguda Raygada-Tikiri-Doraguda Mining and Industrial Region
Panchpatmali Damanjodi-Semiliguda-Sunabeda Mining and Industrial Region
Sukinda Daitari-Sukinda Valley-J K Road Mining and Industrial Region
Matikhalo Berhampur-Gopalpur-Matikhalo-Chhatrapur Mining and Industrial Region
Lanjiberna Biramitrapur-Lanjiberna-Gomardihi-Rajgangpur Mining and Industrial Region
Brajaraj Nagar Ib Valley Coal Fields Mining and Industrial Region
Talcher Talcher Coal Fields Mining and Industrial Region

The winner teams of the above regions participated in the State Level Environment-cum-Mineral Awareness Programme conducted at SGAT building, Bhubaneswar on 12th and 13th January 2019. Spandan Parida and Priyanshu Hembram of Ravindra Vidya Niketan, Keonjhar were adjudged the Overall Best team of the event.

Click here to watch the video on State Level EMAP 2019.