The United Nations Atmosphere Programme (UNEP) on Thursday prolonged environmentalist and actor-producer Dia Mirza’s time period as its Nationwide Goodwill Ambassador for one more two years until the tip of 2022. Dia, who can be a United Nations Sustainability Growth Targets Advocate, mentioned she views the extension as a chance to work in the direction of championing nature.
“I’m grateful for the chance to proceed to function UNEP ambassador. My affiliation with the United Nations Atmosphere Programme has been a rare studying curve. It has outlined my function and I hope to proceed to be taught and make a distinction in the direction of enhancing environmental consciousness. Now greater than ever earlier than we have to make each effort doable to behave on local weather, defend wildlife, biodiversity, and safe our pure assets,” the actor mentioned in a press release.
The Kaafir actor mentioned being a Goodwill Ambassador for the UNEP has been a chance to have ‘significant conversations round nature and sustainability’ with varied stakeholders throughout India and the world.
“It has helped me perceive the complexity of the problems at hand and the simplicity of the options,” she added.
Dechen Tsering, Regional Director and Consultant for Asia and the Pacific, UNEP mentioned Dia’s assist a Goodwill Ambassador since 2017 has been drastically valued.
Dia Mirza & Sania Mirza Get Into A Twitter Argument!
“Your contributions to World Atmosphere Day, #BeatPlasticPollution, Round Trend and different UNEP campaigns and initiatives have helped broaden the scope and influence of our outreach. We glance to you to proceed to help us in our advocacy efforts and talk to the general public the imaginative and prescient and values that information our work,” Dechen mentioned.
Certainly one of Dia’s huge campaigns throughout her first tenure because the ambassador was #BeatPlasticPollution that helped in highlighting the difficulty on the highest ranges and led to a clarion name from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make India Single Use Plastics free by 2022, the assertion learn.
Hashtag: #Dia #Mirza #Tenure #UNEP #Goodwill #Ambassador #Prolonged