Internation Day of the Earth - marks the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. History of this day is continued with spring enquoinox, nowadays is more ecological festival. First International Day was celebrated in San Francisco, it was a happening more than event of Day of Earth. Protest was the order of the day, but saving the planet was not the cause, war raged in Vietnam, and students nationwide increasingly opposed it.
International Day of the Earth became worldwide demonstration for healthy and sustainable environment. Why do we have Day of Earth? Because it works! Institution, companies and state offices make big events – cleaning the streets, countryside, organize conference and people talk about it.
So, pack working gloves, wear comfotable clothes and go to the conference then to the workshop, it might change your habit a you will feel better.