When and Why World's Environment Day is celebrated?
The topic for WED 2007 is "Melting Ice - A Hot Topic?" and will be focusing on climate changes and the effects on ice- and snowcovered areas of the world. The day is hosted by Norway and the main celebrations will be held in Tromsoe, a city north of the Polar Circle, also known as "The Gateway to the Arctic".
The topic for WED 2006 is Deserts and Desertification. The slogan for WED 2006 is "Don't desert drylands".
The slogan emphasises the importance of protecting drylands, which cover more than 40% of the planets surface. This ecosystem is home to one-third of the worlds people who are more vulnerable members of society.The main international c ...more