World Environment Day, commemorated each year on 5 June. To mark the occasion, ICWO jointly organized a campaign along with SCI India and Action aid titled “World Environment Day 2012” among the youth to create environmental awareness.
Thiru B.V.Ramanaa, Minister for Environment Government of Tamil Nadu inaugurated the event. Speaking on the occasion Thiru B.V.Ramanaa, Minister for Environment Government of Tamil Nadu stated that There is a need for awakening the world over to have a clean and healthy environment.
The Minister further stated that everyone should take it as their personal responsibility to safeguard the environment and brighten up life and future generations.Mr.Janardhanam, Former President SCI Tamil Nadu said that many people and governments are already working hard to cut greenhouse gases.Mr.A.J.Hariharan shared that the Go Green campaign focus mainly on youth involvement.
ICWO is committed to initiate intervention wherever needed to stop global warming. Ms Esther MariaSelvam, Programme Manager, Action Aid India Chennai Region participated in the function. Indian Community Welfare Organisation-I.C.W.O is located at AP-216, 18th Main Road, 'I' Block, 6th Street, Vallalar Colony, Anna Nagar West. For details contact 044-26184392, 65515742.