International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer


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September 16
In 1994, the United Nations established September 16 as International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer. The date honors the September 16, 1987, signing of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer. Nations may observe the day with activities that support the aims of the Protocol.
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ISLAMABAD -- International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer will be observed on September 16 (Saturday) across the globe including Pakistan to highlight the role in protecting human health and the environment.
The two workshops were organized in celebration of the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer.
The day was organized officially in Pakistan as well and a seminar on International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer under the slogan Ozone - All there is between you and UV' was organized by Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC).
Islamabad -- The International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is being observed today (Wednesday).
Let us ensure that we protect our climate the way we have preserved the ozone layer," Ban said in his message for the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer.
Butuan City - The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-13) and Climate Change Commission (CCC) yesterday urged the public to continue taking preventive steps to help protect the ozone layer as the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is celebrated today with the theme, "30 Years of Healing the Ozone Together.
NEPA official Javed Saboori told a gathering marking the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer they had taken steps for the protection of the layer since the agency signed the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer in 2004.
On this International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, I commend all who have made the Montreal Protocol such an outstanding example of international cooperation.
Muscat, Sept 15 (ONA) The Sultanate will mark tomorrow (Monday) the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, which falls on September 16th every year.
The report was written and reviewed by 300 scientists and launched on the UN International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer.
September 16 was designated by the United Nations General Assembly as the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer.
But this is only part of the story that we celebrate on the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer (September 16).

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