Today is being celebrated as Earth Day around the world. The objective of the day is to demonstrate support for environmental protection. In Orange Walk Town the ASR Group teamed up with the Orange Walk Town Council and the Belize Police Department for a special event. We have more in this report.
Earth Day is celebrated in more than one hundred and ninety three countries annually. As part of the celebrations, the landmark Paris Agreement was signed by the United States, China and one hundred and twenty countries. The signing was one of the key requirements to bring the climate protection treaty into force.