Hang Nguyen Thu
Hang Nguyen Thu
From March 1 to December 31, 2020
Student from 16 - 25
Target avg age
Sustainable Development Goal
Life on Land
Peace, Prosperity and Sustainability
Green Wave 2020 hopes to not only draw attention but also create environment and opputunities for individuals, organizations, as well as the whole community in the act of producing a profoundly positive change to the environment. That can help each people can realy do little things to make a huge difference, then they are the inspirational people spreading meanningful things to others.
"Green Wave is an environmental action project organized by JCI Hanoi, and Book & Action (SVHD) project. With its motto “Spread Extraordinary – Little Things”, Green Wave 2020 hopes to not only draw attention but also receive support from individuals, organizations, as well as the whole community in the act of producing a profoundly positive change to the environment.
Green Wave 2020 aims to spread the meaningful message: By doing such little things, each individual, organization or community helps to make a “green” transformation to the surrounding environment.
In order to complete this mission, Green Wave 2020 has been running 3 main campaigns:
- The Journey of plastic bottle and paper Waste
- The Return of Greenland
There were more than 70 clubs of Book and Actions and groups from 70 high schools and universities over Vietnam and more than 1600 people that joined 3 project of Green Wave. Up to the end of August, there were
- 4,862 trees that planted in schools, homes, offices. That counted from the project: Green school, Green birthday, More tree better life
- 8,898 old plastic bottles collected from households and school: Rebuild my hometown, Collecting wasted bottle in school
- 6,726 kg of wasted paper collected from student in more than 50 high school in the North of Vietnam like: Hanoi, Hưng Yên, Hải Phòng, Bắc Ninh, Bắc Giang...
- More than 35 small campaigns of "Sóng Xanh'' were held by Green wave, clubs of Book and Actions and participants such as: Run for Green, Green Lake, Green Monday (Be a vegetarian), Collecting waste around school yard...
The number of old plastic bottles, and the amount of old paper were sold for waste treatment factory to raise fund for Book and Action clubs in high schools and universities. These activities not only contribute to improve environment but also help social clubs and groups raise fund for their activities in the future
More detail that posted in the website: https://greenwavevn.org/
Green Wave is one of the project that can connect other social groups and people to ACT and to PROTECT our environment from very small action like planting a tree, collect an old bottle, wasted paper...
The message "Spread Extraordinary Little things" can use for many other JCI's project and other organizations.
Green wave is a real example of the connection between NGO, NPO group that can act together to create powerful and positive results.