Environmental festival popularizes for public travel

An environmental movement titled Moving Green festival under the project “Saigon Bus-civilization and approach″ promoting bus travel took place in Ho Chi Minh City University of Science and Technology on January 18.

The event aims to encourage people to use public transportation to reduce carbon dioxide emissions and limit private vehicles.

The festival launched many activities, such as photo exhibition, painting contest, instruction on making products from recycled materials, training course on helping people with disabilities using bus.

The event is organized by “Be Change Agents” Network, under the Centre of Live and Learn for Environment and Community (Live & Learn) in the 2011-2015 period.

The festival attracted about 3,500 participants.

By Minh Hai – Translated by Kim Khanh

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