SwitchON Foundation Move for Earth Bengal Leg
Vinay Jaju, Managing Director, SwitchON Foundation, joined by cycling groups of Kolkata, rode through the East Kolkata Wetlands, a day before the official flag-off of the cycle ride and launch of the Move For Earth movement. He stopped by Kheyadah High School and discussed the need for swift and smart climate action with young students during this Kolkata pop-up cycle ride.
Following the official flag-off from Victoria Memorial by film director Aparna Sen, in the presence of other dignitaries, Vinay Jaju set out on his cycle ride for the climate, to cover 800 km across several towns, villages and cities of Bengal.
Vinay Jaju was joined by the Bardhaman Cycling Club as he cycled along the banks of the Damodar River en route to Durgapur.
In Bankura, Vinay Jaju discussed and deliberated on sustainable agriculture practices and marketplace accessibility with local farmers, youth and stakeholders at several events.