Run by the United Nations, World Environment Day (WED) is held on 5 June every year to raise awareness of the environment and specific environmental issues. The theme for 2019 is ‘Beat Air Pollution’, and it invites us all to consider how we can change our everyday lives to reduce the amount of air pollution, and thwart its contribution to global warming and its effects on our own health.
The United Nation's World Oceans Day (WOD) is a celebration of the globe's oceans. It is made up of a series of events all over the world on 8 June, to celebrate the majesty of the world's oceans and raise awareness about their preservation. The designated focus this year is ‘Gender and Oceans’, highlighting the important role gender equality has to play in ensuring effective conservation of our oceans, seas, and marine life