‘World environment Day’ urges all to plant a minimum of 3 saplings
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina called upon all to plant at least three saplings and nurture those with care to preserve there environment, and ensure a pleasant future for the next generation.
Plant at least three saplings - fruit bearing, timber and medicinal - and also nurture those with care.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina launched the three-month long National Tree Plantation Drive and Tree Fair 2012 on Tuesday.
Bangladesh is observing the World Environment Day to create mass awareness about the need of preserving environment. This year’s theme of the Day - ‘Green Economy: Does it include you?’ - is very significant.
Community-based adaptation to climate change through coastal afforestation in Bangladesh project has been awarded the UNDP prize while the co-management committee of Chunti Sanctuary of Chittagong has received the UN Equator award.