Tourism June 2, 2023 | 3:47 pm

Entrance to the Botanical Garden will be free this Monday for Environment Day

Santo Domingo.- Dr. Rafael M. Moscoso National Botanical Garden has announced that the public will have free access to the garden on Monday, June 5, in celebration of World Environment Day.

The Botanical Garden encourages the population to visit between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to enjoy the beautiful surroundings and engage in activities promoting environmental awareness.

World Environment Day, organized by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), has been celebrated on June 5 every year since 1973. It serves as a significant global platform for raising environmental consciousness and is embraced by millions of individuals worldwide.

This year’s World Environment Day holds special significance as it marks the 50th anniversary of the global event, initially established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1972.

The United Nations has announced that the Ivory Coast is the sponsor for this year’s commemoration, highlighting the country’s commitment to environmental preservation and sustainable practices.

On World Environment Day, let us join together to appreciate the beauty of nature and reaffirm our commitment to protecting and preserving our planet for future generations.

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Peter Harris
June 5, 2023 8:12 am

Congratulations to the Botanical Gardens for reminding us of World Environment Day. Accion ambiental Guayacanes AAG has been active with the PLAYA LIMPIA campaign and TAPAMANIA to raise awareness of the need for environmental protection . We believe in the basic 3 -R’s. REDUCE REUSE RECYCLE. The environment is everyone’s responsibility. FACEBOOK : Accion ambiental Guayacanes.