The target of holding the “2022 National Volunteer Campaign for Environmental Protection” is to show the vitality and to encourage the sense of honor of the volunteers; through the event, the government would like to increase the number of environmental protection works and to encourage exercise habits. This event was held on October 29th in Kaohsiung City Fengshan stadium. During the event, 1,677 environmental protection volunteers from 22 counties were participated; include the Kaohsiung County Traditional Food vendors, staffs and press, the total participants were added up to 2,082.
More environmental knowledge was blended into the interactive sports game in this year; hoping to spread out more education knowledge through interesting games, make the whole event more meaningful. Also, the managing team created a “5 Stages Environmental Knowledge Tournament,” any volunteer completed all stages will received a gift.
Four interactive games were designed for the event, such as: cheerleading competition, question game, bingo game and garbage classification game. All games were designed based on the concept of being “green;” therefore, all volunteers brought their own dinning utensils, to reduce the usage of disposable tableware.
The opening performance was performed by a Traditional Dance team, then,EPA (Environmental Protection Administration) Director Zhang, Kaohsiung City deputy mayor Luo, arrived and thanked all the environmental protection volunteers. At the end of the event, Kaohsiung County Environmental Protection Bureau Director Zhang hand over the flag of the event to next year’s host, Tainan County Environmental Protection Bureau Deputy Director Chen. The “National Environmental Protection Volunteers Sports Games” conformed to be environmental friendly, interesting, educational, and supportive to the local businesses; therefore, we hope by holding this meaningful annual event will bring positive influences to our people, which will bring everyone a better living environment.
From January 28th to November 24th, we have been active on our social media platform, Facebook group EE Friends and LINE official account EEtouching. Across the two platforms, we organized eight environmental educational events that are related to EPA policies, trending topics, holidays/festivals, and the two platforms welcomed 4,862 new members from different groups of people.
We recorded Chinese, Taiwanese Hokkien and Hakka broadcast which topic is don’t litter cigarette butts, and widely publicized in July. Besides, we also organized Volunteer Campaign for Environmental Protection materials which used to present on website.