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NCPC celebrates World Environment Day in collaboration with other institutions

Rawalpindi: (Parliament Times) National Cleaner Production Center NCPC celebrated World Environment Day in collaboration with ICIMOD, PCRWR, IUCN, WWF, Technology Times and Arid Agriculture University. The event was organized at Arid Agriculture University. Prof. Dr. Sarwat Naz Mirza Vice chancellor Arid University and Prof. Dr. Qasim Jan President Academy of Sciences were the chief guests of the event.
Ms. Sadaf Yasin from NCPC delivered a detailed presentation and emphasized that it is only a matter of realization and sensitization that every citizen should contribute for conservation of natural resources and avoid wastage of water. She said that there is acute water shortage in the country and it is need of hour that the all issues relating to environmental degradations should be tacked on priority basis. She was of the view that youngsters should actively participate in plantation campaigns and environmental awareness activities.
Other representatives from different organizations also highlighted the major environmental challenges and emphasized on their collaborative solutions.
Mr. Zaigham from MOCC assured the support of government in all initiatives to be adopted for tackling environmental challenges. The chief guests shared life time experiences and practical ways to deal with these problems which the world is facing.
Students also shared their views while delivering speeches about environmental aspects. At the end, souvenirs were also presented among speakers.

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