World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

On June 17 2018, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification would be observing “World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought”.

The UNCCD Secretariat invites various organizations such as international and non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders to draw attention to land issues and educate the public about effective methods of achieving Land Degradation Neutrality on 17 June each year.

This years theme would be “The Land Has True Value: Invest in it”

2018 World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought poster
2018 World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought poster

One can find more information and related media on the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification page.