Such events play a pivotal role in enhancing awareness about the importance of clean oceans amongst the general populace.
World Oceans Day is being observed today under the theme "Gender and the Oceans". The day recognizes the important contribution of sustainable development and the management of resources and the uses of the oceans and seas for worldwide development goals, including those contained in the United Nations Millennium Declaration.
World Oceans Day is an opportunity to raise global awareness of the challenges faced by the worldwide community in connection with the oceans.
Oceans, the Naval Chief said, was the primary source of sustenance of life on earth, which acted as lungs to the planet as "they provide most of the oxygen we breathe".
Legarda said that, according to the United Nations, oceans absorb about 30% of carbon dioxide emissions produced by humans, mitigating the impacts of global warming.
The theme selected for this year's World Ocean Day, he said, offered an opportunity to explore the gender dimension of human relationship with the oceans. Thus, human activity on land is directly affecting the oceans and the life that flourishes within. Pakistan Navy, being the major stakeholder in the maritime domain, has taken the lead in creating awareness about promoting gender equality in ocean-related fields including marine scientific research, oceanography, fisheries, marine policy-making and management. He further urged all to reaffirm their commitment to preserving sustainable use of the oceans and marine resources while making conscious efforts to empower women in various ocean-related economic activities. We also acknowledge the need for greater participation of women to address these challenges in a more sustainable manner.
"Let this year's celebrations of World Oceans Day and Coral Triangle Day place more emphasis on women participation in promoting ocean health". Some of the major PN initiatives include beach cleaning, construction of harbour debris collection barges, intensified Mangroves plantation, banning use of destructive fishing nets, tackling oil pollution at sea and coordination with industrial community to reduce waste dumping into the sea, he added. Only together, we can protect Earth's ultimate source of life.
Thankfully, no damage was done Wilson was up on his feet and Roy finally got the chance to raise his bat to the home crowd. The express paceman gives England's attack a different dimension and he again looked unsafe in Cardiff .
Fans around the world no doubt loved the Reeve's cameo, but it's still unknown how the actor's character will figure in the game. Mr Reeves turned up on the Xbox stage for the unveiling of the new trailer and took part in a brief chat about the game.
Si vous êtes suffisamment chanceux, il est aussi possible que vous voyiez quatre de ses plus grosses lunes. Pour repérer Jupiter , il faut regarder en direction de la constellation du Cancer, détaille LCI .
But it was business as usual over the weekend at the busiest crossing point along Mexico's porous southern border with Guatemala. Trump echoed the same in his tweets , insisting the deal was being misrepresented and demanding more credit from the press.
Une grue s'est écroulée dans le centre ville de Dallas aux Etats-Unis, dimanche 9 juin, rapportent plusieurs médias américains. Cinq autres personnes ont été blessées, dont deux étaient dans un état critique, a rapporté le quotidien Dallas Morning News .
There will undoubtedly be many more characters playable in the game as well, if past games serve as an example. It's coming to Xbox One and Windows PC, and it promises plainly to collect all nine films into one new game.
Speaking on her process, she stated, "When you are in the business of movies, you are playing a character. Talking about '83, the film also stars Pankaj Tripathi, who will play team manager PR Man Singh.
Returning alongside her are Alexis Bledel as Ofglen/Emily, OT Fagbenle as June's husband Luke, and Max Minghella as her ex, Nick. Within the last season, she was seen departure her baby Nicole to Emily to flee to North American country.
Born Mohan Rangachari, Crazy Mohan adopted his stage name in honour of his popular play Crazy Thieves Of Palavakkam . Mohan went on to become a permanent fixture of the Tamil theatre circuit along with his brother "Maadhu" Balaji.
Cruise Ship Passenger Disappears Overboard Near Spain
Maritime Rescue have said they will continue to conduct their search throughout the night depending on the weather conditions. Passengers told The Sun thousands of people on board were searching for the woman who was last seen wearing pink pajamas.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order release date
The new trailer sheds more light on the Titanfall creator's take on Star Wars , bringing in new friends and familiar faces. With Cal running for his life and the fate of the galaxy on the line, players will need all the help they can get.
Woman on Pak airlines flight mistakes emergency exit for toilet
When the woman was asked about the incident, she said that she had opened the emergency door as she thought it was the toilet. Consequently, aircraft's airbag chute opened and 37 passengers had to be off-loaded from the aircraft, Express News reported.
G20: Trade and geopolitical tensions have "intensified"
The weakness has prompted central banks, most recently in Australia and India, to slash interest rates to fend off recession. The analysts found that these countries benefited more from US tariffs on Chinese goods than Chinese tariffs on USA goods.
Flood WARNING issued as 50mm of rain to smash Britain
The Met Office says there is a chance "heavy prolonged rainfall" could lead to local flooding and disruption to transport. The cold front that will push through the area today will bring with it a period of 30 to 40 miles per hour wind gusts.