The theme for ‘World Environment Week 2021’ was ‘Ecosystem Restoration’. In 2020, the theme was ‘Celebrate Biodiversity’.
Earth is like our home and we must make efforts to keep it clean & green.On the occasion of World Environment week, we promised to make it a better place to live.
There is a paramount need to protect the environment at the moment, and this is what World Environment Week and Day, which are celebrated every year as first week of June and June 5 respectively.
The main idea behind celebrating World Environment Week was to highlight the importance of the environment and to remind people that nature should not be taken for granted. According to the UN, this day provides us with an opportunity to broaden the basis for an enlightened opinion and responsible conduct by communities, enterprises and individuals in preserving and enhancing the environment.
It is celebrated across the globe to respect and acknowledge everything that the environment has given us and to take the pledge that we will protect it. On this day, governments and citizens focus their efforts on a particular environmental issue to generate awareness.On this occasion Govt,Girls Model Higher Secondary School Ranibag Anantnag conducted a series of events to make it a moment among the students to make them sensible towards environment.The week long Programme includes: Essay competition,Painting Competion,Lecture Series by eminent environmentalists Seminar and Quiz.
The program is inaugurated by Mr Ab Rub Shad Worthy CEO Anantnag, Mr Md Yousuf Jan,Principal presented inauguration speach,Among the eminent speakers are Mr Manzoor Javaid,State Nodal Officer Herbal Gardens,Dr Rouf Hamza Provincial Coordinator Herbal Gardens,Akram Rahi District Coordinator Cultural wing District Anantnag and Dr.Rouf ur Rafiq (Environmentalist Cum Social Activist) Kashmir.Several Ecologists,environmentalists and district Coordinators took part in week long programme.Dr Tariq Ahmad Bhat lecturer Botany of the institution coordinated the programme with enthusiasm, commitment and high professional ability.The other members of Debate and Seminar club namely Mrs Gazala Hoorlika, Mrs Saima Bashir,Mrs Gul Arshia,Mrs Gazala Gahan and Mr Junaid Ahmad did a commendable work for the programme,about 200 participants mostly students took part in the events.The students who showed exemplary good performance are awarded with momentos and certificates in a felicitation function which is supervised by the Principal of the institution.(Kashmir Glacier)