The students, a group of 38 from the three institutions, worked on a project to study the sources of water to the cities of Kolkata and Cuxhaven, methods of purification and distribution of water.The school group consisting of 20 students and two teachers from Sushila Birla Girls School and Birla High School visited Cuxhaven in May this year. They were in Cuxhaven from the 28 th of May to the 10 th of June, 2016.
Since 2012, we have been working as partners with Amandeus Abendroth Gymnasium, a secondary school based in Cux Haven (near Hamburg) in Germany and Birla High School. This partnership won the prestigious Robert Bosch grant to work on a project on environment and culture in 2013-14. The project, our three schools undertook, related to the study of endangered animals in both countries. This also involved exchange visits by teachers and students.