Green, brown or blue, our precious earth is dependent on us to preserve and conserve its resources.
Today, take stock of your efforts to use less paper, conserve water, compost, be energy efficient, smile…and dine on organic and nourishing foods.
This historic video about its founding is VERY interesting: http://www.unep.org/flvPlayer/videoplayer.asp?id=27418&l=en
World Environment Day, begun by the United Nations 40 years ago to celebrate positive environmental action.
World Environment Day is just a small part of the United Nations Environment Program and other agencies’ work for environmental protection and environmental justice. Since its founding in 1972, the UN Environmental Program (UNEP) has been active in the negotiations of numerous international agreements centered on environmental protection.
Read more: http://www.care2.com/causes/world-environment-day-looking-back-and-moving-forward.html#ixzz1wvi8gEVY