Don’t forget tomorrow’s Gozo Climate Action Fun Walk, and help the planet
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Don’t forget to put on your walking shoes tomorrow and get out and about for a great cause – The Climate Action Fun Walk – organised by the Eco-Schools Committee at the Gozo College Middle School. Walk! It’s Carbon Neutral! is the slogan for the event.
Climate Change, and its affects on the whole world, from the tropics to the poles, is the focus of the Eco-Schools Committee at Gozo College Middle School.
This walk is being is being supported by President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca and has been organised as part of the school project in order to help raise awareness on climate change. A donation of €2 will be collected as a participation fee.
The Committee said that another aim of the walk is to encourage action focused on a number of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) mainly Climate Action, Clean Water and Sanitation. The organisers have advised that Owen Leuellen, the X Factor Malta runner up, will be joining everyone tomorrow, and promises to entertain the crowd before the Fun Walk gets underway.
“This is a fun way to reduce greenhouse gases and increase awareness about climate change and the need for action,”the Eco-Schools Committee said.
So please, put your walking shoes, enjoy the exercise and great company, and most of all, let’s all help make a difference, and support this worthy cause.
Funds collected from this walk will be given to the Malta Community Chest Fund and AKVO organisation (to build water pumps in third world countries). All participants will be given an innovative sustainable gift, the school said.
The Climate Action Fun Walk is tomorrow, Tuesday, the 19th of March, leaving at 1.30pm from the Gozo College Middle School in Victoria.
Route details are shown on the map above. Information about the event can be found on the school facebook page, or by calling 21556189.
Photo: GC Middle School