Introduction – The United Nations celebrates World Environment Day to promote awareness for the protection of the environment and is celebrated on June 5 every year. This day has been a platform to raise awareness on environmental problems such as human overpopulation, global warming, marine pollution, and the rapid cutting of trees.
World Environment Day is a worldwide platform for public outreach with 143 nations participate on this day. Every year, this program has provided a theme and opportunity for non-government organizations and communities to celebrate this day for promoting a green environment
History – The United Nations was established World Environment Day at the Stockholm Conference on the Human Environment in the year 1972. The main aim of this day is for encouraging awareness to protect the environment of the world. On this day, the discussions on the integration of human interaction and the environment. The first World Environment Day was held in the year 1974 with the theme “Only One Earth’’. The celebration of this day has been held every year since 1974.