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Mika's visit to Indonesia and The Philippines 1-8 Nov 2012

posted Dec 2, 2012, 10:51 PM by Mika Vanhanen



Mika was a special quest in the first national ENO Indonesia conference in OKI regency, South Sumatera. About 200 students from North and South Sumatra and Java took part.  In addition to workshops and lectures by eminent professors, a special tree planting event took place in Kayu Agung, simultaneously with ENO Schools in  India, Malaysia, Taiwan, Palau and the Philippines. About 300 schools in OKI planted 25 000 mahoni trees. Altogether 50 000 trees was planted at the same time.  This event was awarded as a national Indonesia record by MURI (www.muri.org ).  The secretary from ministry of forestry were present as well as mayors from eight cities who signed agreements with ENO.

From Indonesia he went to the Philippines. Firstly he visited Iligan City in Mindano, the first ENO Green City in the Philippines. Then he went to Manila for a lecture about ENO in Miss Earth 2012 event. Mika also visited Cavite that signed an agreement on ENO Green Cities Network.

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