PRESS RELEASE: World Cleanup Day update no 2

15/09/18 World Cleanup Day results from the clean-ups conducted in countries in the South-East Asia, East Asia and Oceania regions have started to come in. Whilst 62 countries are in the midst of their cleanup action, by now 15 countries from South-East Asia, East Asia and Oceania have completed theirs: Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Philippines, Vietnam, […]

15/09/18

World Cleanup Day results from the clean-ups conducted in countries in the South-East Asia, East Asia and Oceania regions have started to come in.

Whilst 62 countries are in the midst of their cleanup action, by now 15 countries from South-East Asia, East Asia and Oceania have completed theirs: Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Philippines, Vietnam, Nepal, Fiji, Sri Lanka, China, Singapore, Vanuatu, Japan, Timor Leste, Malaysia and Mongolia.

We have results coming in continuously. Initial reports on confirmed numbers of volunteers participating have come in from a total of 45 countries so far, totalling 16.7 million.

There are 89 countries yet to start their own World Cleanup Day action, as the green wave continues to sweep across the globe.

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World Cleanup Day events can be followed through the homepage  www.letsdoitworld.org. The 24-hour, non-stop World Cleanup Live Show will cover the cleanups across the globe. The show is hosted by Irish TV presenter and producer Colm Flynn and TV presenter Zihlo Ndlovu from Zimbabwe and will be broadcast from Tallinn, Estonia. It will be aired via the World Cleanup Day website https://www.worldcleanupday.org/and also via Facebook and YouTube channels.

The year 2018 marks 100 years since the founding of the Republic of Estonia. World Cleanup Day 2018 is Estonia’s biggest gift to the world on its 100th anniversary. More information about the centenary events can be found at www.EV100.ee

More information:

Website:  www.worldcleanupday.org

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/worldcleanupday2018/

Twitter:  https://twitter.com/letsdoitworld

Tiina Urm, Head of Communication

Ph.  +372 53000515

E-mail: [email protected]

Skype:  tiinaurm

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