Billion Acts of Green

This is part of Destination Green’s series on how you can celebrate Earth Day

Every wonder what you or your company can do to celebrate Earth Day?

The Earth Day Network has a number of suggestions. The goal of this organization is to “to broaden and diversify the environmental movement worldwide and to mobilize it as the most effective vehicle to build a healthy, sustainable environment, address climate change, and protect the Earth for future generations.”

Here are four of their suggestions:

Environmental & Climate Literacy

Education is the foundation for progress. We need to build a global citizenry fluent in the concepts of climate change and aware of its unprecedented threat to the planet. We need to empower everyone with the knowledge to inspire action in defense of environmental protection.  Learn More Here

Green Our Schoolskids washing faces

Today’s students are tomorrow’s leaders. To confront the challenges they will face, all students need the best-available, science based information about climate change. And they deserve a healthy green-friendly school building in which to learn. Learn More Here

Reforestation

Planting trees and enhancing forest cover is critical work because it has the potential to restore land, benefit local communities, and combat climate change. In fact, poverty is linked to deforestation, and without tackling sectors like agriculture and forestry, it will be nearly impossible to avoid the worst consequences of climate change. Learn More Here

Create Your Own Act of Green

Earth Day Network is launching a series of major campaigns to catalyze and channel global green cleaningcollaboration for the health of our planet. This is where you come in. We need your help and your personal action. Please support our campaign by creating your own Act of Green.  Learn More Here