World Environment Day observed in camps


Various organizations including those from within the camps observed this year’s World Environment Day on June 5.

The Youth Friendly Center (YFC) under the Caritas-Nepal organised a joint rally in Beldangi today involving the Bhutanese Refugee Women Forum, Camp Management Committee, AMDA-Nepal and Bhutanese Refugee Children Forum, among others.

The program was organised with a global theme – ‘Forests: Nature at Your Service’, however, we wanted to inform the exiled mass about the climate change, said a YFC volunteers.

Celebrated on 5th June in 1972 for the first time, the occasion is marked worldwide on June 5 every year.

Reported by Khem Kumar Dahal for BNS from Beldangi-II