About Us
Earth Day Toyama was established in 1991 and has organized the “Earth Day Festival” every May. Our mission is to address and promote environmental issues through organizing events, festivals, conferences, screenings etc. 
In the year of 2016, we are proud and privileged to host the People’s Environmental Forum and Earth Day Festival as counterpart events for G7 Toyama Environment Ministers Meeting.
 
People’s Environmental Forum
Date: May 14, 2016, 10:00~18:00
Location: Sunship Toyama (Azumi-cho, 5-21, Toyamas-shi)
http://www.wel.pref.toyama.jp/about/4_map.html
Admission Fee: 500 Yen (for handouts)
 
It is another summit of the people, by the people, for the people as citizens of the planet.
In the outcome of this forum, we will make a proposal of “Environmental Declaration of Global Citizen” and submit it to the Japanese Government prior to the G7 Toyama Environment Ministers Meeting as well as the G7 Ise-Shima Summit.
 
Founder of Grass Cutting Crusade (Kusakari Jujigun), Toru Adachibara is a guest speaker (interviewed by Journalist, Yoshiyuki Mukai).
American poet, Arthur Binard is Keynote speaker.
 
Four working groups address and discuss the issues of Pollution, Climate Change and Energy, Biodiversity, and Development and Lifestyle (including SDGs and ESD).
25 speakers are NGO/NPO members, professors, researchers, and citizens from both within and outside Toyama.
 
We have dialogue sessions to exchange our thoughts and ideas since we envision this forum to clarify the fundamental issues amongst those 4 subjects and explore solutions to make constructive proposals.  
Join us and let our voice to be heard!
 
NGONPO Network Party
Date: May 14, 2016, 18:30~20:00
Location: Sunship Toyama (Azumi-cho, 5-21, Toyamas-shi)
Admission Fee: 1,000 Yen (including soft drink and light meal)
 
This is annual event and the largest gathering of all NGO/NPO in Toyama.
At this party, we will announce “Environmental Declaration of Global Citizen” as the result of People’s Environmental Forum. It’s a fun and wonderful opportunity to meet new people/organizations and get to know each other better.
 
Come and join us!
 
Earth Day Festival
Date: May 15, 2016, 10:00~17:00 (FREE admission)
Location: Kenchou Mae Kouen (1-1, Shin-Sougawa)
http://loco.yahoo.co.jp/place/g-hgzaEOkST4-/
 
Let’s celebrate “Earth Day” with dance, live music, dialogues, goodies and more!
The Earth Day Festival is family and child friendly.
We have cozy spaces for kids and babies to play and rest comfortably.
The theme of this event is “Local Action for Our Global Future”.
Organic Marche introduces healthy and delicious foods made with fresh and
local ingredients. Handmade crafts by local artists and fair-trade products are available.
Exhibition booths and talk stage are open for everyone to explore
what is going on in their neck of the woods and globally. 
 
We promote creative and environmentally friendly efforts through out the festival:
encourage people to bring their own cup and plate, use only reusable dishes/cups/utensils to reduce wastage, introduce renewable energy alternatives(bicycle/solar) for live music stage.
 
Contact Information
Office of Earth Day Toyama 2016
Address: 2-5-3 Shinkanaya, Uozu-shi, Toyama 937-0801, JAPAN
Phone/Facsimile (Fax): 0765-22-0870
Mobile: 090-9810-8145
Email: info@earthday-toyama.org
HP: http://g7.earthday-toyama.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EarthdayToyama