Admission Helpline : +91-8731944477, 8131848860, 9311688991, 9540742220.
Admission Helpline : +91-8731944477, 8131848860.
Mountains

Earth Day 2024

Apr 22, 2024

Namsai, 22nd April 2024: Arunachal University of Studies (AUS) and Centre for Earth Sciences and Himalayan Studies (CEHS), Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh jointly organized “Earth Day 2024” at the AUS campus today. The theme of the program was “Planet vs Plastics”. Er. Tana Tage, Director, CEHS, in his welcome address and provided an overview of the Earth Day and Plastic-Free Initiative.
Chief Guest, Prof. D. S. Hernwal, Vice-Chancellor, said that over the years, society has realized the harmful effects of plastic on our ecosystem. It is urgently required to stop use of plastics to the maximum possible extent and look for sustainable alternatives.
Guest of Honour, C. D. Mungyak, Director cum Member Secretary, Arunachal Pradesh State Council for Science and Technology, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, highlighted that environmental impact of plastics on human health and wildlife. He said that community engagement, collaboration and advocacy, and sustainable solutions are key to save the safeguard Arunachal Pradesh’s rich biodiversity and natural landscapes.
The program comprised Essay competition, Earth Day Pledge, Mass Plantation, and Cleanliness Drive.