world environment day

09 Jun 2017

Uganda joins the rest of the world today to mark World Environment day, designated by the United Nations to be on June 5 to enlighten countries on the importance of everyone preserving and enhancing the environment.

05 Jun 2015

The World Environment Day 2015 theme of consuming with care means living within planetary boundaries to ensure a healthy future where dreams can be realized. Rising rates of natural resource use and environmental impacts that occur are not a necessary by-product of economic growth. This photo essay shows how the ADB is supporting developing Asia to live sustainability and do more and better with less.

05 Jun 2015

Every year, the United Nations Environment Programme hosts World Environment Day on June 5 to raise awareness about environmental issues and call for action. The host country for WED 2015 is Italy and the theme this year is "Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care.”

08 Jun 2009

Members of the Patna branch of the Art of Living (AOL) organized a "satsang" to mark the World Environment Day on Saturday. They also took an oath on the occasion to make Patna green under its Mission Green Earth.

In association with Taru Mitra, a seminar was also organized to mark the day. The theme of the seminar was "Environmental Danger Caused by Felling of Trees".