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World Bamboo Day Celebrations

18th September 2012

Events are happening all around the world from Hong Kong to Indonesia to Ghana to France to South Africa to celebrate World Bamboo Day.

These great events highlight the vast benefits of bamboo, ensuring that across the globe we are using bamboo sustainably in order to conserve our environment and impact social change.

Bamboo is an exciting new industry and EcoPlanet Bamboo is committed to making it an alternative to timber. Today, our workers, the local community and the mayor have gathered together to celebrate bamboo at our Kowie Bamboo Farm in South Africa.

World Bamboo Day events can register for World Bamboo Organization’s “World Bamboo Day Contest 2012” sponsored by EcoPlanet Bamboo. The most creative event will win up to $500!

EcoPlanet Bamboo. Be the Change. Design a Tee. WINNERS

EcoPlanet Bamboo has also announced the winners of EcoPlanet Bamboo. Be the change. Design a tee. contest. They are:

  • Belal Khalid Abboushi for Bamboo: Driving Social Change
  • South Cotabato Bamboo Industry Development Council for Bamboo: Timber of the 21st Century
  • Jordan Meyer for Bamboo: Mitigating Climate Change

Now its up to you to vote for the Most Motivational Design! Go to our Facebook page and check out the winners from each category. Choose a favorite and vote for them directly from our Facebook wall. Whichever design has the most votes on Friday September 21st at 9am EST will win the grand prize and an additional $500!

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