EU Ambassador to Singapore Iwona Piórko grew up next to the sea. On Saturday, 18th September, she cleaned a part of the East Coast Beach with her family. On her Twitter (@IwonaPiorkoEU) she wrote: “Today, we clean the beach in the hope that my daughter can enjoy the same #CleanSeas I remember from my childhood.”
Ahead of the #EUBeachCleanup at the invitation of the Estonian Ambassador to Singapore Priit Turk, Ambassador Piórko joined him together with the Dutch Ambassador to Singapore Margriet Vonno for the #WorldCleanUpDay.
World Cleanup day started in Estonia in 2008 with 50,000 people uniting to clean up their entire country. Since then, it has become a global movement with 50 million volunteers from all walks of life working together to #ActNow.
Estonian Embassy in Singapore (https://www.facebook.com/Estonian-Embassy-in-Singapore-104513274969804/)
Embassy of the Netherlands in Singapore and Brunei (@DutchEmbassySingapore) (https://www.facebook.com/DutchEmbassySingapore)