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Thursday, January 20th, 2022

This win give the people a better life that they deserve : Javadekar

Prakash Javadekar,Ozone layerINVC NEWS New Delhi, “If human intervention has caused climate change, with human intent and intellect and with new research and technology, we will win this war against climate change”, the Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar said here today. Addressing a gathering drawn from various schools in and around Delhi on the occasion of celebration of 21st International Day for the preservation of the Ozone layer, Shri Javadekar also said that this win give the people a better life that they deserve. The Minister said that Ozone layer is the protective blanket provided by Nature. The theme of the celebration is "30 Years of Healing the Ozone Together”. The theme is supported by the slogan “Ozone: All there is between you and UV”. The Minister administered a pledge to the gathering on the occasion. A booklet titled “Montreal Protocol: India’s Success Story” were also released on the occasion. A number of competitions were organized for school children as part of the celebration of 30th Anniversary of the Vienna Convention for the protection of the Ozone Layer and the 21st International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone layer. These include poster design competition, painting competition and slogan-writing competition Prizes to the winners of these competitions were presented at the function. The poster, painting and slogan and the 17th edition of the “The Montreal Protocol: India’s Success Story”, which contains relevant aspects of India’s commitment to the Protocol, were also released on the occasion. Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Ashok Lavasa and Additional Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Susheel Kumar also addressed the gathering. Joint Secretary, MoEF&CC, Shri Manoj Kumar Singh welcomed the participants, while Dr. A Duraiswamy, Director Ozone Cell, MoEF&CC delivered the vote of thanks.

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