World Environment Day 2017

World Environment Day is celebrated on 5th June every year as declared by the UN General Assembly in 1972. The World Environment Day was established to mark the opening of the Stockholm Conference on the Human Environment. United Nations designed World Environment Day as the main tool to create worldwide awareness about hot environment issues. This year ENVIS-NIOH celebrated the “World Environment Day” on 5th June ,2017 to raise an awareness in every citizen to understand their responsibility towards nature. The theme of this year’s World Environment Day is to “Connect people to the Nature.”

On this occasion Dr. Sunil Kumar [Director-in charge, NIOH], Shri P.B. Doctor [Scientist E, ENVIS Coordinator], Dr. L. K. Sharma [Scientist C, ENVIS Co-Coordinator] planted tree saplings in the campus with a thought that we should leave a better place to live for our future generation.