World Environment Day, 2023Date: Jun 5, 2023 | Time: | Venue/Mode:
The Department of Environmental Biology and Wildlife Sciences in association with Indian National Young Academy of Sciences (INYAS) celebrated World Environment Day, 2023 on 5th June 2023 at Room No. 311, MCB Building, Cotton University. The event was celebrated for two days i.e 2nd and 5th of June 2023, wherein students from four Government schools of Guwahati were invited for participation. The main aim of the event was to raise awareness among young students regarding the current trends of the major environmental issues, especially the plastic pollution that has been the focus and the theme of this year’s Environment Day. The first day of the event was marked by on “On-Spot essay Competition” among students of groups- class 8th to 10th and class 11th to 12th. The topic of the essay was “Solution to Plastic Pollution”. Students from Gopal Boro Girls Higher Secondary School, Cotton Collegiate Government Higher Secondary School, Bengali Higher Secondary School, Kamrup Academy Higher Secondary School, Guwahati, Assam, participated in the competition.