Amin says awareness for shaping environmental behaviours of students, teachers priority of Govt

49

Special Assistant to Prime Minister Malik Amin Aslam has said that raising environmental awareness for shaping the environmental atti-tudes of students and teachers by promoting the principles of sustain-able environmental management is of vital for achieving environmental and forest resources’ conservation and protection.

Addressing a signing ceremony of the Letter of Understanding be-tween the climate change ministry and the Beachonhouse college programme held here today, the PM’s aide emphasized the impor-tance of educational institutions to-wards the Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision for clean and green Pakistan and promoting the na-tional concept of engaging youth as environmental champions.

Both sides agreed to utilize all-out resources to achieve Clean and Green Pakistan vision of the pre-sent government and launch joint activities to raise awareness about environmental protection and forest conservation among the country’s youth, so that they would play their vital role as environmental heroes and champions.

SAPM Malik Amin Aslam said that the incumbent government is very much aware of the unprecedented importance of the youth power-house’s role in achieving the coun-try’s overall sustainable develop-ment goals.

Executive Director Beaconhouse College Programme Nassir Kasuri, addressing the signing ceremony, said, “BCP is excited to join hands with the government for PM Imran Khan’s globally-recognised Clean Green Initiative for pedaling climate action and promoting nature con-servation efforts of the incumbent government.

He added that the College was al-ready promoting awareness and education to its students and fac-ulty on climate change. “We wanted to join the Ministry of Cli-mate Change under its framework for a structured and well-coordinated effort on environmental preservation at the national level.”

Moreover, the Institution would also assist the Ministry in the social out-reach, content writing and media activities, along with collaboration in all departments such as admini-stration, management, media and publications as per the requirement.

 

Previous articleUNICEF acknowledges Pakistan’s efforts towards child rights, SDGs
Next articleAkram Sheikh proposes council of elders to transform Pakistan into a modern Islamic welfare state