An eco-action of planting tree saplings was held in the capital of Turkmenistan, conducted by employees of the UN structures in the format of the project "Sustainable Cities". As noted in the Instagram account of the Organization in Turkmenistan, the eco-event held shortly before the World Environment Day set a good example for the inheritance and once again reminded about the close relationship of man with the Nature and the Earth.
Greening events are regularly held in Turkmenistan. Employees of the UN agencies accredited in the country also annually become organizers of such events. In 2021, the ecological action was held under the motto "Rethink. Recreate. Recreate.
UNDP Deputy Coordinator in Turkmenistan N.Natsvlishvili in her address to the citizens of Turkmenistan urged to actively join the eco-actions and by planting tree saplings to make their personal contribution to saving our common home - the planet Earth.
In order to promote steps to protect the environment, UN agencies are conducting a PR campaign on World Environment Day from May 14 to June 5. A contest has begun for the best and most effective video on the theme "What Will YOU Do to Stop Plastic Pollution? Winners will be announced on June 5, 2021.
Source and photo: instagram.com/undp_turkmenistan