World Environment Day 2019
Every Year, World Environment Day (WED) is celebrated on 5th June for encouraging awareness and action for the protect of environment . World Environment day was established by the UN General Assembly in 1972 on the first day of Stockholm Conference on the Human Environment. On 1974, UN released World Environment Day first theme and that was “Only One Earth”. It has been a flagship campaign for raising awareness on emerging Environmental issues from marine pollution, Human overpopulation and global warming to sustainable development.
The campaign each year is organised around a theme that draws attention to a particularly pressing Environmental concern. World Environment Day 2019 theme is “Beat Air Pollution” and the host nation is “China’. In 2019, theme theme was “Beat Plastic Pollution ” and India was the host nation.
Secretary, Ministry of Environment ,Forest and Climate Change , Government of India , releasing a song “Hawa Aane De” on the Air Pollution theme. Akshay Kumar Tweeted “#HawaAaneDe”
Twitter Trending #WorldEnvironmentDay & #BeatAirPollution . Lets check some tweets .
Get outside today and take time to enjoy our beautiful common home 🌏🌎🌍
— UN Environment (@UNEnvironment) June 5, 2019
माता भूमिः पुत्रोऽहं पृथिव्याः।
Our Planet and Environment is something we all cherish greatly. Today on #WorldEnvironmentDay, we reiterate our commitment to ensure a cleaner planet.
Living in harmony with nature will lead to a better future. pic.twitter.com/3V7yLD3d8U
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 5, 2019
Let's leave behind a legacy that is clean & green & makes us proud of Namma Bengaluru.
This morning, we painted dividers along Kanakapura Road & planted some samplings to promote a greener environment.
— Tejasvi Surya (@Tejasvi_Surya) June 5, 2019
বিশ্ব পরিবেশ দিবসে সকলকে শুভেচ্ছা। সবুজ বাঁচান, পরিবেশ রক্ষা করুন।
Best wishes to all on #WorldEnvironmentDay
Save Green, Save Environment.
— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) June 5, 2019
Air pollution kills 7 million people every year, hurts child development, damages economies and contributes to the global climate emergency.
— António Guterres (@antonioguterres) June 5, 2019
For #WorldEnvironmentDay, Dr. @MichaelEMann tells us exactly how much we need to reduce our emissions per year. 5% a year! We can do this! We can make this happen! Let us make a positive change, and address the problem of Climate Change together! pic.twitter.com/Yn9OqbRstG
— Tyler Prize (@TylerPrize) June 4, 2019
Reducing air pollution can be rapid.
In only 5 years, annual fine particle levels in Beijing’s air fell by 35%.
Find out the key🔑steps for this success 👇
Let's #BeatAirPollution for #WorldEnvironmentDay pic.twitter.com/E0pmpMrGOx
— UN Environment (@UNEnvironment) May 31, 2019