Than with the whole country one day!

Publication: 
Swell
Country: 
Belgium
Description: 
In Belgium, the action picked up by Jef Clear Weert hiker who had to determine that the amount of litter in our open space only increases. “Our ambition is the whole Belgian territory litter-free up space in a single day and with as many volunteers” he says. “The influence of litter on the habitat of wild animals and the food is very big."

Foreign Ministry to Provide Organizational Support for 'Let's Do It' Abroad

Author: 
Kristopher Rikken
Publication: 
ERR News
Country: 
Estonia
Description: 
Foreign Minister Urmas Paet says his ministry will throw its weight behind promoting the Let's Do It project around the world, starting with an appearance at a sustainable development conference in Brazil.

President Ilves Cleared Brush as Part of “Let’s Do It!” Project

Country: 
Estonia
Description: 
President Toomas Hendrik Ilves took part in "Let's Do It!", the civic initiative to clean up one's locality, by helping to cut brush in the grounds of Abja High School in his home parish together with Luukas Ilves, his son.

Big Spring Clean supports global cleanup

Publication: 
Leicester City Council
Country: 
United Kingdom
Description: 
LEICESTER City Council's Big Spring Clean goes global this weekend as the city council teams up with volunteers from the Let's Do It! World Cleanup 2012 campaign. Around a dozen volunteers linked to Let's Do It! World will pick up litter and clear other street grot in the Fosse Road North area of the city.

Sustainable Urban Spaces: Four Lesser-Known Global Urban Sustainability Projects

Author: 
Ashley Halligan
Publication: 
ExtraEnvironmentalist
Country: 
Italy
Description: 
In September 2012, Naples will be one of 94 global cities to participate in World Cleanup 2012, with a focus on the devastated environment surrounding Mount Vesuvius, which has become the city’s dump for litter and industrial waste.

ATP, Acopian Center Announce ‘Regardening of Eden’

Publication: 
The Armenian Weekly
Country: 
Armenia
Description: 
The final aspect of the “Regardening of Eden” partnership is the implementation of recycling and waste removal programs. ATP and ACE staff and local residents will organize clean-up activities in Margahovit village as part of the “Let’s do it! Armenia” campaign scheduled for Sept. 15.

Clean up World 2012 started in Slovenia

Author: 
Borut Tavcar
Publication: 
ThinkBrigade
Country: 
Slovenia
Description: 
For the second time since 2010, Clean Up Slovenia 2012 gathered 270,000 volunteers (that’s 15 per cent of the country’s population!). In Portugal they had the same aim, but only one per cent of the population there turned up to clean the rubbish dumped in nature and on the green patches in towns and cities. So far, 15 countries in the world have organised such one-day clean-ups.

Minister Krasniqi had a meeting with representatives of the initiative "Let's do it Kosova"

Country: 
Kosovo
Description: 
Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, z.Memli Krasniqi, today met representatives of the initiative "Let's do it Kosova", project which main activity for environmental clearance will be on May 24, 2012. Minister has congratulated them for the initiative, calling it a shot too, and once offered the support of MCYS.

Thibeau Time: Clean Across Nova Scotia...the World

Author: 
John Thibeau
Publication: 
Thibeau Time
Country: 
Canada
Description: 
CNS new volunteer community clean up is part of a world wide, global movement to create a better world for us all. That global movement is called (you may have guessed it by now): Let's Do It!World Cleanup 2012. What is even more exciting is that Nova Scotia is not only the first Canadian province to get on board for this but it is also the ONLY Canadian province to commit to the great cleanup.

Student Focuses Lens on Illegal Dumping

Author: 
Faiza Elmasry
Publication: 
Voice of America
Country: 
United States
Description: 
Olivier Giron is not like many photographers, who focus their lenses on beautiful landscapes, adorable animals or interesting people. Instead, the 28 year old looks for piles of garbage. Discovering and documenting illegal dumpsites is part of Giron's academic study, while cleaning them up is his passion.

'Let's Do It' Cleaning Up 7 Countries This Weekend

Author: 
Steve Roman
Publication: 
ERR News
Country: 
Albania
Country: 
Austria
Country: 
United States
Country: 
Latvia
Country: 
Lithuania
Country: 
Egypt
Country: 
Estonia
Country: 
Croatia
Description: 
Massive civic cleanup actions are set to take place in Albania, Austria, Croatia, the US, Latvia, Lithuania and Egypt this weekend under the framework of the Let's Do It campaign, a grassroots initiative that originated in Estonia.

Reminder: Clean Across Nova Scotia...the World

Author: 
John Thibeau
Publication: 
Thibeau Time
Country: 
Canada
Description: 
It's more than about cleaning up; it's about rediscovering ourselves and our communities. Here in Halifax we have such a diverse amount of people and cultures that live outside of one another despite living in the same community. Events such as the Clean Across Nova Scotia initiative aim to bring these people and groups together; to give them a common interest; a shared goal and show them that they have more in common as people than they do differences as cultures.

Armenia’s Police likewise join World Cleanup 2012

Publication: 
NEWS.am
Country: 
Armenia
Description: 
Armenia, too, has joined this global campaign, which will be held in the country on September 15, and within the framework of the “Armenia without Garbage” volunteer initiative of the Let’s do it! Armenia movement, the Police Press Service informs. Armenia’s Police likewise expressed a readiness to join this volunteer movement.

World Clean up 2012, s'investir dès aujourd'hui !

Author: 
Matthieu Combe
Publication: 
Natura Sciences
Country: 
France
Description: 
Le World Clean up 2012 débarque en France pour sa première édition nationale le 22 septembre 2012 sur tout le territoire. Organisé par l’association Let’s do it France, le défi est de nettoyer en un jour les décharges sauvages partout dans le pays. L’objectif de Let’s do it France est de réunir au moins 100 000 volontaires pour nettoyer les moindres recoins du pays. Pour y parvenir, l’association invite les collectivités, les entreprises, les associations, les ONG et les citoyens à participer à cet événement dans toutes les régions de France.

Nova Scotia to be part of largest global litter cleanup ever

Author: 
Colin Chisholm
Publication: 
Halifax News Net
Country: 
Canada
Description: 
This June, volunteers from across Nova Scotia are going to clean up the province in one of the largest global stewardship initiatives to date. Clean Across Nova Scotia will be the only Canadian cleanup event in connection with ‘Let’s Do It: Cleanup 2012,’ which includes almost 100 participating countries, and 300 million volunteers.