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The Arab League participates in a number of events on the occasion of "World Environment Day"

The League of Arab States participated in a number of events organized by a number of Arab countries and specialized Arab organizations, on the occasion of World Environment Day, with the aim of spreading environmental awareness and discussing the most important environmental issues and challenges in the region.


A statement issued by the Arab League today, Sunday, stated that the world celebrates June 5 of each year on the occasion of (World Environment Day), which began in 1972 when the United Nations General Assembly declared the fifth of June as World Environment Day, and that was on the anniversary of the opening of the Stockholm Conference on the Environment On the same day, the United Nations General Assembly ratified the resolution establishing the United Nations Environment Program.


It is noteworthy that the theme of this year's World Environment Day is "Restoring the Ecosystem", and calls for a focus on resetting the human relationship with nature. This day also witnessed the official launch of the United Nations Decade for Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030, where Pakistan was the global host for this day.