The Una Emeralds Society
The Society has 24,000 members and aims at popularising the protection of the environment among the young. The Society has lobbied to have the environment included in the syllabus of schools and has an annual journal devoted to nature.
For three years the Society has organised a school for talented young painters (10-15 years old) who spend 10 days each year by the Una River painting nature. The more successful works tour many schools.