Environmental Literacy Key to Inspire Action in Defense of environmental protection

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated worldwide on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection.

In connection with Earth Day 2017, the U.S. Embassy will host a half day panel discussion to raise awareness on environment amp; inspire action in defense of environmental protection tomorrow April 21, 2017.

University and high school students; environment club members and YALI Network members will participate in the panel discussion where panelists drawn from government institutions and NGO’s share their experiences on the role of education in creating environmental awareness and as to what should be done to improve environmental awareness.

Environmental and climate literacy is the engine for not only for advancing environmental and climate laws and policies but also for accelerating green technologies and jobs.

You are invited to attend the panel discussion:

Date: Friday, April 21, 2017 at 9:45 (in the morning)

Venue: American Embassy, Entoto Road

Please RSVP to Zelalem Befekadu (091-150-9522) or Ali Suleiman (091-150-9510).

Source: U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.