Cagayan Valley DENR appeals for 0.5-M signatures for Mother Earth
by Ben Moses Ebreo
Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya (March 24) -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) for Cagayan Valley has is in the process of gathering.5 million signatures from multi-sectoral groups as a show of commitment and support Mother Earth.
The signatures gathered will serve as an offering to Mother Earth in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Earth Day as well as the 10th year of the international Eart Day Network with the theme, "Hamon ng Panahon: Climate Change, 10 Milyong Solusyon (Kilos na! Ngayon na!).
The call is part of the worldwide mitigating efforts, measures and programs on climate change.
"On our part in Region 02, we are envisioning to make a significant contribution to the 10 Million Movement by gathering.5 million signatures and environmental partners from all walks of life," said Benjamin Tumaliuan, DENR regional executive director.
The DENR's call seeks to gather some.5 million signatures in support of the Earth Day 2010 Celebration this year.
The individuals who will sign up for the.5 million signatures shall commit on the following activities such as pollution protection and monitoring, clean ľup and rehabilitation, greening, advocacy and other ways of caring mother earth. (PIA NVizcaya) [top]