Urban forests are the green lungs of any city. They provide multiple ecosystem services and provides emotional and psychological benefits.
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar planted a sapling during the virtual celebration of the World Environment Day on 5 June 2020.
The Virtual Celebrations in India will be presided over by Prakash Javadekar, Hon’ble Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
The India Pavilion at COP 25 is themed on celebrating 150 years of the birth anniversary of Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar releasing the Conclave Booklet at the inauguration of ICC Sustainable Conclave 2019.
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar chairing a meeting to review air pollution mitigation efforts in Delhi along with Senior Officials.
17 June is celebrated as World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought as part of the United Natios Convention to Combat Desertification.
The objective of the Film Festival is to use films as a means for engaging diverse audiences on pollution and spur change through creativity.
The campaign urges citizens to plant a sapling and take a Selfie with it and share it with the hashtag #selfiewithsapling
The campaign is called WEDSelfie and the MoEFCC invites a selfie from all citizens on the theme Plant a tree and create your own Oxygen Bank.
Environment Minister and the CM of Haryana, also released two Himalayan Griffons into the wild from the Jatayu Conservation Breeding Centre, Pinjore.
The Living with the Leopards leaflet was introduced on 5th June, World Environment Day and lists out practical tips to minimize danger to self in case of leopard spotting.