World Environment Day 2021: World Environment Day is celebrated every year on 5th June with the aim of spreading awareness among people about the environment and keeping the environment safe.
Various programs are organized to make people aware on this day. Through these programs, people are made aware of things like planting trees, preserving trees, not cutting green trees, keeping rivers clean and not playing with nature.
World Environment Day: History
Although World Environment Day was celebrated by the United Nations in the year 1972, it was celebrated globally on 5 June 1974 in Stockholm, the capital of Sweden. Where the Environment Conference was organized on this day and 119 countries participated in it.
The United Nations Environment Program was formed in this conference as well as it was decided to celebrate Environment Day on 5 June every year. This conference was held from June 5 to June 16. The slogan for this day was “Only one Earth” (“Only one Earth”).
World Environment Day 2021: Theme
Every year a theme is determined for World Environment Day. This time the theme of the year 2021 “Ecosystem Restoration” has been set to celebrate this day. The programs to be organized on this day will be based on this theme. The restoration of the ecosystem can be done in many ways like planting trees, preparing and protecting the gardens, cleaning the rivers. The theme of World Environment Day for the year 2020 is “Biodiversity” in the year 2019 “Air Pollution” and before that in the year 2018 its theme “Beat Plastic Pollution” was kept.