World Environment Day: CM Adityanath plants saplings at his residence; see PHOTO
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday planted saplings at his residence here on the occasion of World Environment Day, which also coincided with his birthday.
LUCKNOW: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday planted saplings at his residence here on the occasion of World Environment Day, which also coincided with his birthday. CM Yogi Adityanath is celebrating his 49th birthday today.
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World Environment Day:
World Environment Day is observed on June 5 every year to remind people about the importance of nature. The day is celebrated across the world to inform people that nature should not be taken for granted and must be respected for its values.
The theme of this year's World Environment Day is 'Reimagine. Recreate. Restore.' as this year marks the beginning of the United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. Pakistan is the global host for the day to highlight the importance of ecosystem restoration this year.
It is important to note that the World Health Organization (WHO) has joined UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration, a mission to prevent, reverse the degradation of ecosystems and the diversity of life they sustain. WHO will work as a collaborating agency along with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) among other partners.
The concept behind observing World Environment Day is to focus on the importance of the environment and to remind people that nature should not be taken for granted. This day is observing across the world to respect and acknowledge everything that the environment has given mankind and to take the pledge that to protect it.
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