SUBJECT : World Ozone Day 

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer

16 September 2018

 

International day for the preservation of the ozone layer is celebrated annually on 16th September. World Ozone Day is dedicated to promote activities in accordance with the objectives of the Protocol and its amendments. The ozone layer, a fragile shield of gas, protects the Earth from the harmful portion of the rays of the sun, thus helping preserve life on the planet. The World Ozone Day offers an opportunity to focus global attention and action on this vital environmental issue.

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Source: http://www.un.org/en/events/ozoneday/