World Environment Day
World Environment Day is the most renowned day for environmental action. Since 1974, it has been celebrated every year on 5 June: engaging governments, businesses, celebrities and citizens to focus their efforts on a pressing environmental issue.
In 2020, the theme is biodiversity – one of the most concerning issues of our time.
Biodiversity involves 8 million plant and animal species, the ecosystems that house them, and the genetic diversity among them.
Within the next 10 years, one out of every four known species may have been wiped off the planet.
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