Quang Nam in response to the campaign of the world cleanup


(QNO) - Waste management for sustainable rural environment under the 2017 campaign to make the world cleaner has been launched in Quang Nam.

Environmental sanitation cleanup in Quang Nam (baotainguyenmoitruong.vn)
Environmental sanitation cleanup in Quang Nam (baotainguyenmoitruong.vn)

The purpose of the event is to highlight the importance of the environmental management, especially the management of waste in rural areas in the process of economic development, social security and in the harmony with nature.

The campaign started at the propaganda via banners, meetings and local media, going on with practical activities such as cleaning up the environment where everyone is studying, working and living. The plans and projects of environmental protection, waste collection have concurrently been deployed. The Department of Natural Resources and Environment was assigned to deploy, supervise and speed up the campaign in the province, submitting the campaign results to the provincial People’s Committee.

Clean up the World was firstly launched in Australia in 1993 and globalized by the United Nations’ Environment Program. It is annually held during the 3rd week of September. The campaign has become an important international environmental event, attracting hundreds of millions of people and more than 130 countries around the world.