Annual Environmental Events

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Annual Environmental Events

  1. 1. Annual Environmental Events<br />
  2. 2. Did you ever stop to notice<br />
  3. 3. If the world now is still the world that you used to see?<br />
  4. 4. EARTH<br />
  5. 5. EARTH<br />is indeed gasping for breath right now<br />
  6. 6. POLLUTIONS <br />
  7. 7. are choking her slowly<br />
  8. 8. andcontinuously stripping her OZONE LAYER<br />
  9. 9. I think it is about time to give our due response to this alarming concern<br />on the only planet we live in.<br />
  10. 10. Simple things can make a BIGdifference<br />
  11. 11. like joining ENVIRONMENTALEVENTS<br />
  12. 12. we can take part to stir a BIG CHANGE.<br />
  13. 13. There are lots of environmental events world-wide.<br />
  14. 14. Here are the 5 environmental events that we @ Windturbines.net support<br />
  15. 15. Let’s take a closer look @ these events…<br />
  16. 16. Earth Day<br />
  17. 17.
  18. 18. EARTH DAY<br />was first commenced in April 22, 1970 with United States Senator Gaylord Nelson as the founder of the event.<br />
  19. 19. It is celebrated annually in more than 175 countries every 22nd day of April.<br />
  20. 20. It aims to inspire awareness & appreciation for the Earth's natural environment.<br />
  21. 21. W. E. D.<br />nvironment<br />ay<br />orld<br />
  22. 22.
  23. 23. Celebrated every 5th of June since 1972<br />
  24. 24. It aspires to be the vehicle to stimulate worldwide awareness on the environment<br />
  25. 25. And enhances political attention & public action.<br />
  26. 26. W.E.D<br />aims to be the biggest, most widely celebrated, global day for positive, environmental action.<br />
  27. 27. Clean up the World<br />
  28. 28.
  29. 29. is a community based environmental campaign that inspires and <br />empowers communities from every corner of the globe to clean up, fix up and conserve their environment.<br />
  30. 30. Since the first Clean Up the World <br />campaign in 1993<br />
  31. 31. This campaign brings together <br />businesses, community groups, schools, <br />governments and individuals<br />
  32. 32. In a range of activities and programs that positively improve local environments.<br />
  33. 33. Now in its 18th year,<br /> Clean Up the World, <br />mobilizes an estimated 35 million volunteers from 120 countries annually<br />
  34. 34. Making <br />it one of the largest community-based <br />environmental campaigns in the world.<br />
  35. 35. Global Wind Day<br />
  36. 36.
  37. 37. With the cooperation of the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) and the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), the GLOBAL WIND DAY was formed on June 15, 2009.<br />
  38. 38. It is an awareness campaign for the promotion of <br />wind energy worldwide.<br />
  39. 39. It’s aim is to send out this message …<br />
  40. 40. “ wind energy tackles climate change, it boosts energy independence and it is an intelligent investment. "<br />
  41. 41. Earth Hour<br />
  42. 42.
  43. 43. Earth Hour<br />started in 2007 in Sydney, Australia<br />
  44. 44. when 2.2 million individuals and more than 2,000 businesses turned their lights off for ONE HOUR<br />
  45. 45. to take a stand against<br />CLIMATE CHANGE.<br />
  46. 46. Earth Hour 2010 <br />became the biggest Earth Hour ever.<br />
  47. 47. A record<br />128 countries and territories joined the global display of climate action.<br />
  48. 48. Come to think of it…<br />
  49. 49. ONE PERSON<br />
  50. 50. Has the power to CHANGEhis community<br />
  51. 51. But if we all join hands together…<br />
  52. 52. we can all change the WORLD<br />
  53. 53. http://www.earthday.org/<br />http://www.unep.org/wed/index.asp<br />Resources<br />http://www.cleanuptheworld.org/<br />http://www.globalwindday.org/<br />http://www.earthhour.org/<br />

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