ECP or Earth Champions Program is the signature environmental youth leadership program of Bangladesh Youth Environment Initiative (BYEI). The program is implemented with the support from the U.S. State Department and U.S. Embassy in Dhaka. The Award Giving Ceremony at EMK Centre on February 2 was held to mark the completion of the Earth Champions Program 2011. The ECP began with the selection of a group of environment conscious youths who were looking forward to making a difference in their surroundings. The ECP hosted a 5-day camp during which the young minds were trained to be leaders and taught on different issues regarding the environment and the challenges it faces. After the completion of the camp the youth representatives from 25 different schools from Dhaka, Chittagong, and Khulna Earth Clubs in their respective schools and carried out environment action projects. Each ECP Fellow submitted community-based project ideas and out of those ideas 5 most feasible community-based projects were funded and implemented. Read more.