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World Environment Day

Ram Singh (L) and his relatives, dressed in traditional Hindu saffron-colored clothes walk on a garbage-strewn beach against the backdrop of monsoon clouds on World Environment Day in Mumbai, June 5, 2012. According to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) website, World Environment Day is celebrated annually on June 5 to raise global awareness and motivate action for environmental protection.

World Environment Day

World Environment Day, June 5, which was celebrated annually to raise global awareness about environmental issues and stimulate political action.