World Environment Day: Let’s Do It, World!

World Environment Day (WED), observed annually on June 5th, strives to increase awareness about issues facing the environment. Sponsored by the United Nations Environment Program, WED has been celebrated for decades. This movement encourages individuals to take an active role in cleaning up their communities and help preserve natural resources for future generations.

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A $1 Fire Extinguisher Designed for Slum Residents

The city of Las Piñas, Philippines, has introduced a pocket-sized, ready-to-use fire extinguisher valued at $1. This innovative product has been designed to address frequent fires in the country’s urban slums where high population density and poor road infrastructure make timely emergency response extremely difficult.

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