NE Greens, in collaboration with Delhi Greens NGO will be celebrating 5 December 2019, World Soil Day with a Quiz Competition and tree plantation at a school in Guwahati.
5 December 2019 is celebrated as the World Soil Day by the Food & Agricultural Organsiation (FAO) of the United Nations, in order to raise awareness about the need to protect soil from erosion and other threats. Soil Erosion is a hidden crisis and in Assam alone, over One lakh people have been affected and have lost their livelihood in the last five years due to soil erosion.
There is thus a need to raise awareness about soil erosion and also initiate a dialogue for protecting this fragile component of our Environment.
Talk on World Soil Day followed by Quiz Competition and Tree Plantation
Venue: Guwahati Blind School, Basistha
Time: 10.00 am onward
The Theme of World Soil Day 2019 is Stop Soil Erosion, Save Our Future!
For further information, and to participate and support, contact:
Project Officer, NE Greens,
Delhi Greens NGO
Mobile: 6900736241, 9910358177