#WorldEnvironmentDay 5th June 2021 #Connect2Earth
The theme for World Environment Day 2021 is “Ecosystem Restoration”. On this day, the UN launches their campaign for the Decade of Ecosystem Restoration.
- UN calls on countries to meet commitments to restore one billion hectares of land
- World needs USD 8.1 trillion investment in nature by 2050 to tackle triple planetary crisis
- New atlas reveals rangelands cover half the world’s land surface, yet often ignored despite threats
- World met target for protected area coverage on land, but quality must improve
- World set to miss environment-related Sustainable Development Goals – UN report