Saving the Earth with Project Noel

I am not a big fan of beauty contests or anything remotely involved in such events, but I realized after attending the launching of the Miss Earth Philippines’ advocacy project, Project Noel, last week that I was quite wrong in boxing beauty pageants and queens as simply another shallow attempt at exalting beauty.

Every year, the Miss Earth Philippines court works on an advocacy project to help promote awareness and programs that will care for the earth. This years project is a short film that emphasizes the importance of recycling and the impact each of us have on the environment with the wastes we produce daily. It is a very timely film because it brought home circumstances that actually happened not so long ago with Typhoons Ondoy and Pepeng.

Albeit brief, the short film made me reflect on my behaviors. It was also a very entertaining approach  to spreading the word about climate change.I think this can be an effective medium for schools to use to encourage students to become more responsible stewards of the earth.

The film will be shown in SM Cinemas during their Green Screenings. Will post updates on schedules when I get them 🙂

  • #1
    Posted by Name (required) on April 7th, 2010 at 8:55 am

    Hi! I am Adie. Thank you very much for coming and taking time to watch Project Noel. On behalf of the Ms. Earth Foundation, we really appreciate the support and hope you continue to support us in our endeavors. If you wanna know more bout us, visit our multiply site at http://www.missearthfoundation.multiply.com.

  • #2
    Posted by yapatoots on April 8th, 2010 at 9:19 pm

    thank you too adie!

  • #3
    Posted by Lourdes Espanol on May 30th, 2010 at 10:31 am

    In this day and age, it’s so important for people to be aware and do their part in saving mother earth.

  • #4
    Posted by Sean Kaur on October 5th, 2010 at 5:19 pm

    Ondoy is very devastating and leaves several hundred people homeless.’~

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