Chiang Mai honours Earth Day
Has 40 years taught us anything?
Pairote Saengphuwong, Chiang Mai Deputy
Governor (center), is joined by Mr. Alexander Barrasso, political and economic
section chief of the U.S. Consul General, Chiang Mai (2nd right), Tassanai
Buranupakorn, Chiang Mai Mayor (right) and the Director of Chiang Mai
Environment Office, Aphiwat Kunaraks (left) to press the button to turn off
power for five minutes to mark Earth Day 2010.
Mayor launches good
Chiang Mai Mayor Tassanai Buranupakorn launched a new
campaign for good health in conjunction with the World Health Organization (WHO)
on April 22. The Chiang Mai Municipality along with the 16th
Conservation Area Management, Chiang Mai Office, and Chiang Mai Iam project
launched the project called, “1000 cities, 1000 lives to help protect
quality of northern people’s life.”