World Ocean Day being observed around the globe today
ISLAMABAD: World Ocean Day is being observed around the globe including Pakistan on Saturday, 08 June (today).
Pakistan Navy spokesperson on occasion of Ocean day said Pakistan Navy is celebrating the World Oceans Day today. This year the ‘World Oceans Day’ is themed as “Gender and Oceans”.
Naval Chief Admiral Zafar Mehmood Abbasi also sends a message on this occasion.
Naval Chief said that we acknowledge the challenges that are eroding the integrity of our waters and the need for greater participation of women to address these challenges in a more sustainable manner.
Pakistan Navy has also organized seminars and lectures to highlight the importance of this day.
World Ocean Day is a United Nations designated day, celebrated every year globally among the maritime community to highlight the importance of safe and healthy oceans.
The main aim is to create awareness among people for the sustainable management and conservation of the world’s oceans.