World Day for the Environmental Education

World Day for the Environmental Education

January the 26th is the World Day for the Environmental Education, and it’s celebrated internationally to emphasize the importance of education as a way to raise awareness about environmental care. This date was originated from the Declaration of the United Nations Conference on the Environment held in Stockholm, Sweden, in …

International Mountain Day

International Mountain Day

  Did you know that the mountains cover 22% of the planet’s surface and that they provide fresh water, energy and food? International Mountain Day has been celebrated as a proposal of the United Nations General Assembly since 2003, with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) …

December 5th: World Soil Day. Why is it so important?

December 5th: World Soil Day. Why is it so important?

Acording to the UN for the food and agriculture, 95% of our food comes directly or indirectly from soils. So their health plays a vital role in reducing global hunger and poverty. Did you know that there are more living organisms in a spoonful of soil than there are people …

World Day against consumerism

World Day against consumerism

This day was born as a counterpart of Black Friday and is called by activists around the world who unite against the excessive consumerism that is part of today’s society. During Black Friday and the Christmas season, we are bombarded with advertisements of all kinds, shapes and colors, seeking to …

Today is celebrated the World Day for the Ecology

Today is celebrated the World Day for the Ecology

Every November 1st is celebrated the “World Day for the Ecology and the Ecologists”. The celebration of this day pays tribute to the Ecology as a scientific discipline, it also values the work of the profesional Ecologists. It also seeks to make people aware of the importance of maintaining a …