New cleanup campaign for Water Week 2012

Country: 
South Africa
Description: 
“A series of cleanups will sweep over the globe, touching all continents and bringing together millions of people who will be cleaning up their communities. In South Africa, Plastics|SA will be actively involved in the co-ordination of cleanup activities via our www.cleanup-SA.co.za website”, Steyn explains.

AFP: Global cyber anti-garbage drive shifts into gear

Publication: 
AFP
Description: 
TALLINN — Cyber-environmentalists said Friday 80 countries have joined the World Cleanup 2012 campaign which will see volunteers across the globe use the Internet to target illegal trash dumps for cleanup.

My World: Let's do it!

Author: 
Sandra
Description: 
A blogger's idea for let's do it! style nail polish and call to action

Call to take part in the World Cleanup 2012

Author: 
Mihkel Oviir
Publication: 
INTOSAI
Country: 
Estonia
Description: 
Environmental realm is something we all as individuals undoubtedly have a large stake in. But we also bear responsibility for its wellbeing and sustainable utilization. As the Chair of the INTOSAI Working Group on Environmental Auditing, it is my strong conviction that public sector audit institutions are through their professional work in a wonderful position to set an example of that responsibility by contributing to a better management and caretaking of natural resources and environment surrounding us.

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Kicks Off World Cleanup 2012

Publication: 
Green Lodging News
Description: 
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group announced the kickoff of World Cleanup 2012, a campaign which aims to cleanup illegal stray garbage and raise people’s awareness. Between March and September, the group will invite its hotels in 80 countries and territories to participate in cleanup actions; and celebrate the end of World Cleanup 2012 in September, the group’s annual Responsible Business Action Month.

Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives Shares Victories

Publication: 
GAIA
Description: 
Joan Marc Simon, GAIA's European Regional Coordinator, was pleased to have the chance to give an informative talk on Zero Waste at the Let's Do It! World Clean-Up 2012 conference in Tallinn, Estonia.

Все на субботник!

Publication: 
‎Пресс-релиз.ру
Country: 
Russia
Description: 
В текущем году более 80 стран объединились под лозунгом: «Let's Do It! World Cleanup 2012» в борьбе против мусора.

4 Urban Sustainability Projects You’ve Never Heard Of

Author: 
Ashley Halligan
Publication: 
Software Advice
Country: 
Italy
Description: 
Naples has been long buried in toxic garbage–lining alleys, streets, and even surrounding Mount Vesuvius–and often attributed to the Camorra (a Naples-based mafia organization). But activist groups, residents and international organizations are taking major steps to conquer the problem.

Die Esten sagen dem Müll den Kampf an

Author: 
Thomas Mell
Publication: 
Neues Deutschland
Country: 
Germany
Country: 
Estonia
Description: 
Eine internationale Kampagne versucht, Menschen dazu zu bewegen, den Müll in der eigenen Umgebung zu beseitigen. Wer hat‘s erfunden? Die Esten.