5,000 Mangrove Tree Planting (Philippines)

The IAYSP-Palawan Chapter, in partnership mainly with the Interreligious Association for Peace and Development (IAPD) – Palawan and the SK Federation of Brgy. Buenavista organized a two-day program entitled: “5,000 Mangrove Tree Planting,” held on March 13-14, 2021, at the coastal area of Brgy. Buenavista, Puerto Princesa City, to support and participate in the ‘Billion Trees Project’ initiated as a global youth project. Up to 3,000 mangroves were planted, and to accomplish the goal of planting 5,000 seedlings follow-up activities will be scheduled in the future.

This activity brought 67 people of all ages, young and old, to participate and contribute to the restoration of the greens on Earth.