DID YOU KNOW: Philippines’ Earth Day
April 22 became “Philippines’ Earth Day” by virtue of Proclamation No. 1481 signed on April 10, 2008, by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
According to the proclamation, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources is the main convenor of the celebration. —Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research
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