Tree-Growing Activity in Observance of the International Day of Climate Action #Philippines

The Youth and Students for Peace Philippines – Misamis Occidental’s Billion Trees Planting and Growing Project, participated in a Tree-Growing Activity in observance of the International Day of Climate organized by SAVE Society Inc. The activity was in support of the City Environment and Natural Resources Office – Oroquieta, with the following participating organizations: DepEd Oroquieta, Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP), Philippine National Police Oroquieta, Dr Solomon U. Molina College (DSUMC), and Philippine Red Cross Misamis Occidental – Oroquieta City.

The activity took part on October 24, 2022, at 7:00 am in Sitio Kanowanan, Toliyok, Oroquieta City, with a total of 54 volunteers from various participating organizations; who were able to plant a total of 300 Pulayo Seedlings.

This initiative was linked to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 13 and 17, Climate Action, and Partnership for the Goals.