New Delhi, June 5: On World Environment Day, all is encouraged to come together and celebrate the day with the aim to save the environment.
Canada is the host this year where there will be lots of celebrations with the Canada’s 150th birthday which represents the pride of their people.
This year the theme of World Environment Day 2017 is being ‘Connecting People to Nature’ which implores us to appreciate its beauty and its importance, and to take forward the call to protect the Earth.
In Kerala, Students Federation of India will plant 5 lakh saplings in educational institutions with the slogan of ‘Preserve the goodness of nature and it’s water resources’. According to the students body, its activists will also dug 5 lakh rain pits.
World Environment Day is the biggest annual event for positive environmental action and takes place every 5 June.
Celebrating World Environment Day began in 1972, global citizens have organized many thousands of events, from neighbourhood clean-ups, to action against wildlife crime, to replanting forests.
Some tweets on World Environment Day:-
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 5, 2017
— WWF (@WWF) June 5, 2017
— Sudarsan Pattnaik (@sudarsansand) June 2, 2017