June 5th Marks World Environment Day
5th June marks World Environment Day. On the occasion of World Environment Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged to nurture a better planet and be committed to protecting our environment.
The theme of World Environment Day 2017 is ‘Connecting People to Nature’. The prime Minister tweeted, “The theme is nothing but getting connected with ourselves, #withNature.”
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Notably, this year’s theme is connecting people to nature – in the city and on the land, from the poles to the equator- with Canada as the host country. Meanwhile, United Nation also encouraged all the citizens to go out and spend some time with Nature.
About World Environment Day
We all are celebrating World Environment since 1974. The main motive behind celebrating World Environment Day is creating awareness among people on rising environmental concerns from the global warming.
The much – talked Paris Climate Agreement is an arrangement for various nations on how to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Notably, last week, US President Donald Trump had announced the withdrawal of US from the agreement. Later, the Modi cabinet responded that India is committed to the agreement irrespective what other nations decide.
So, this environment day do not forget to spend some time with ‘Nature’.
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