Filipinos urged to switch off lights 8:30-9:30pm on March 28

Reference: Mr. Yeb Saño, Earth Hour Philippines 2009 Secretariat, +6328402134, +6328125974, Patricia Daza, 09189081311

The lights will go off for one hour on March 28, starting at 8:30 pm in key cities in the Philippines and all over the world. This is called Earth Hour.

Kabalai ECO-Camp and Youth Festival on Ecowaste & Green Lifestyle DAY 2

18 Feb 2007 - 8:15am
18 Feb 2007 - 5:00pm

8:15am-9:15am Park Clean Up
9:15am-2:00pm Organic Food Family Picnic (Booths will be selling organic food)


Cultural presentation by Bailan

  • Interactive discussions on Filipino culture and environmentalism
  • In between cultural presentations, short introductions by workshop/module presentors of the workshops on ecowaste issues.
2:00pm-5:00pm Concurrent Workshops on Ecological Solid Waste Issues


  • Workshop 1: Salient Provisions of the Republic Act 9003 (Ecological Solid Waste Management Law and the setting up of the Materials Recovery Facilities (MRFs). Target participants: School Administrators.
  • Workshop 2: Setting up EcoWaste Systems at Home that work! Target participants: Parents.
  • Workshop 3: Hard Issues on EcoWastes
    • Political ecology of landfills, dumpsites and waste collections
    • Waste dumping and trade (the case of JPEPA)
    • Our plastic dilemma
    • Closing the production-consumption loop: Zero Waste by 2020 Possible?

    Target participants: College Students and Youth Leaders

  • Workshop 4: Teaching EcoWaste Values as if it matters
    • EcoWaste education for pre-schoolers
    • EcoWaste education for elementary and high school
    • Ecowaste education for college students

    Target participants: Formal and Informal Learning Facilitators

  • Workshop 5: Recycling Art. Target participants: Elementary and High School Students

Manila S.K. Youth H-Fever Citizen Action Dengue Control

1 Jan 2007 - 11:46am
7 Feb 2007 - 11:46am
Activity: Manila S.K. Youth H-Fever Citizen Action Dengue Control
Institution: ZERO Waste Recycling MRF

"No to Dophinarium" Signature Campaign

8 Feb 2007 - 11:48am
15 May 2007 - 11:48am
Activity: "No to Dophinarium" Signature Campaign
Institution: The Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)

Petition via ONEVOICE, France

Eco-Camp and Youth Festival on Ecowaste & Green Lifestyle

12 Mar 2007 - 12:00am
12 Mar 2007 - 11:59pm
Activity: Eco-Camp and Youth Festival on Ecowaste & Green Lifestyle
Institution: Kabalai
Venue: Mini Forest National Ecology Center
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