Do you want to know how to cover, surround, protect, and envelop your home or any type of building, in ways that are sustainable? By sustainable, I mean not only earth-friendly, but can be financially sustained by you in the long term. I do.
Eco Art & Music Fest Fundraiser Opens January 19 at Conspiracy Garden Café
Manila (December, 2012) – An art exhibit and music fest fundraiser for Save Philippine Seas’ Pawikan Watchers program opens on January 19, 2013 at the Conspiracy Garden Café, Quezon City.
EndDanger, which features mixed media artworks from the group Artists for Nature and performances from Flying Ipis, Extrapolation, and other music bands, calls attention to the growing problem of animal endangerment in the Philippines and encourages the community to get involved in conservation and protection efforts.
Although gifted with a rich and biologically diverse ecosystem, from lush forests to a vibrant marine life, our country’s natural resources have significantly dwindled over time. Animal species, in particular, are under increasing threat from habitat destruction, pollution and commercial exploitation. Many are now in the verge of extinction.
It was almost always in summer that we find these swarm of bikers taking over the streets of Metro Manila. This year it will be on a usually rainy November that they will take the streets, but one thing remains the same, regardless of season, rain or shine --- it is their mission to harken back the fireflies.
Arch. Mike Guerero, the Green AP's chairman will be giving a lecture on sustainable designs for institutional building, specifically for Green Schools. It will be on October 24, 2012 at the 4/F of Wilcon Home Depot in C5 Libis, QC. See poster (above) for more details.
GREENING ASIA; Emerging Principles for Sustainable Architecture
By : Nirmal Kishnani
In the past decade Asia's building sector has slowly come around to the idea of the Green building. The movement has picked up pace since 2005 with the introduction of, at last count, 13 national Green building assessment tools. Despite a steep rise in the number of certified buildings, the approach to Greening is fragmented and cautious at best.
When you have LESS of CARS running around even for a day then you have MORE of cleaner air.
The Pasig City Government invites every one to experience the Bike Day, Health Day, Carless Day. This commences on the 3rd of June 2012 and every Sunday thereafter at F. Ortigas Jr. Road, Ortigas Center, Brgy. San Antonio, Pasig City at 6:00 am.
Bike. Run. Skate. Walk. Exercise. Eat. Recycle. Bonding time with family, friends and the community.
See you there.
Organized by Pasig City Mayor Bobby C. Eusebio and City Council through CENRO-TPMO with co-organizers: Brgy San Antonio, Ortigas Center Association Inc., Clean Air Initiative for Asian Cities Center, Inc., Partnership for Clean Air, DENR, Firefly Brigade.
Partners: The Law of Nature Foundation, Office of the Presidential Adviser on Climate Change, MMDA, ADB, The Rotary Club 3800, OCLP, ABMOCI, TIKLOP, Folding Bikes Pilipinas Wow Pinay, Pasig Host Lion’s Club (301-D2), CYCAD, Ateneo School of Government and other civil society groups “Building a city for the people”