08 May '11, 6pm

Still trying to figure out what to do for World Environment Day? Here's a ready made solution: WED Pack. #WED2011

Welcome! Welcome to your quick guide to celebrating World Environment Day (WED) on 5 June, 2011. This year, WED supports the UN’s International Year of Forests with the theme, Forests: Nature at Your Service, which underscores the many essential life-sustaining values that forests provide and the intrinsic link between our quality of life and the health of forest ecosystems. For all seven billion of us, our present and our future depend on conserving and restoring the world’s forests. On WED, let us resolve to do much more to ensure that we continue to enjoy the important services that forests provide, in our generation and the next. This guide is designed to inspire you with exciting ideas, as well as give you practical suggestions for organizing your event. Make your environment efforts known by celebrating WED and registering them. Background World Environment Day (WED)...

Full article: http://www.unep.org/wed/WEDpack/

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The Neem tree is truly an agro-scientific celebrity and has been declared the “Tree of the 21st century”. #WED2011

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