Department of Environment Science & Eco Club of Amity University Madhya Pradesh celebrated the World Environment Day(WED) on June 05, 2017 by organizing a plantation programme in the campus. The theme of this year’s celebration was ‘Connecting People to Nature’.
The programme started with the address of Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, AUMP, Lt Gen V K Sharma, AVSM (Retd.). He spoke of rising temperatures increasing pollution and green house effect. He also laid emphasis on the importance of trees and the consequences of global warming. He encouraged faculty members to plant trees and to spread awareness among others about the same. Hon’ble Vice Chancellor also spoke about the importance of sustainable development in the interest of future generations.
After the encouraging address of Hon’ble Vice Chancellor the plantation programme started. All the dignitaries, faculty members along with non teaching staff participated in the event with full enthusiasm. The programme ended with the vote of thanks by Prof. S. P. Bajpai, Dean Research and HOI Environmental Science, AUMP, Gwalior.