We are now in the last quarter of 2010 November as it seems is as special as any for the environment, so did you know that:
The month of November has the following environmental celebrations:
1. National Clean Air Month (pursuant to Republic Act No. 8749: Philippine Clean Air Act of 1999)
2. National Environmental Awareness Month (pursuant to Republic Act No. 9512: National Environmental Awareness and Education Act of 2008)
3. Global Warming and Climate Change Consciousness Week (pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 1667)
(as posted on PhilYCM’s Facebook Page)
ALSO PhilYCM will be having a fund-raising dinner on Saturday 6 in the evening, November 6, 2010 at Cravings restaurant in Katipunan, Metro Manila. If you are in the area why not drop by. Guest of Honor will be none other than Senator Loren Legarda. Spread the word and Hope to see you there!
In other news: It is with pride and joy we announce that PhilYCM has been and still is dedicated and pursuant to its vision of getting the Philippine Youth involved in the international climate negotiations happening at COP16 UN Climate Change Conference from November 29 to December 10, 2010. It has been confirmed that there will be 3 youth delegates to be included with the official Philippine delegation to COP16.
Cheers and here’s to hoping for more progress in the fight for the environment before the year 2010 ends.