LIGAO CITY–Twenty-four candidates for Miss Earth arrived in Albay province on Monday (Nov. 21) for the pageant’s preliminary competitors.
The candidates had been welcomed on the Metropolis Corridor by Mayor Fernando Gonzalez and different native officers forward of the lengthy robe and swimwear competitors on the M Plaza grounds in Batang village on Monday night.
At a press convention, the candidates vowed to guard the surroundings by their respective advocacies in addressing local weather change and different urgent environmental points.
The women additionally urged the general public to guard nature by planting bushes and training correct waste disposal.
“We’re completely happy we had been in a position to maintain this occasion as a result of the surroundings is essential to the folks of Ligao. We take critically the problems of the surroundings and its ecological balances,” Gonzalez mentioned.
He added: “The truth is, we now have packages and initiatives to protect good air high quality and clear water in pursuit of a wholesome surroundings, and Miss Earth will certainly advocate on this regard.”
After the two-day occasion within the metropolis, the mayor mentioned he expects that the general public’s consciousness of preserving and defending the surroundings would improve.
He additionally hoped that the pageant would assist spotlight the necessity to work along with authorities companies regarding local weather change “that’s important for the survival of the folks on this planet.”
After the presscon, the delegates held a motorcade by the key streets within the metropolis. INQ