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Celebrate World Environment Day in Geneva!
World Environment Day (WED) - celebrated on 5 June - is the United Nations’ principal vehicle for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the environment. Over the years it has grown to be a broad, global platform for public outreach that is widely celebrated by stakeholders in over 100 countries. It also serves as the ‘people’s day’ for doing something positive for the environment, galvanizing individual actions into a collective power that generates an exponential positive impact on the planet.
The WED theme this year is "Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care." The well-being of humanity, the environment, and the functioning of the economy, ultimately depend upon the responsible management of the planet’s natural resources. And yet, evidence is building that people are consuming far more natural resources than what the planet can sustainably provide.
Various events to celebrate WED 2015 will take place in Geneva. Join us!
Detailed information on World Environment Day events in Geneva, including other events available on: www.jme-ge.ch. For more information about World Environment Day globally: www.unep.org/wed
- Wednesday 3 June 2015
19:00: Environment Quiz
Organized by UNEP staff
Free Entrance - Pickwick Pub