Pakistan to host World Environment Day this year

Dawn | Feb 23, 2021 at 7:56 AM
  • The theme for the day this year will be ecosystem restoration.
  • Making the announcement at the virtual fifth UN Environment Assembly, Adviser to Prime Minister on Climate Change, Malik Amin Aslam joined Ms Andersen to acknowledge the urgency of preventing, halting and reversing the degradation of ecosystems worldwide.
  • The UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration intends to scale up restoration of degraded ecosystems in order to fight the climate crisis, prevent loss of a million species and enhance food security.