Saudi Arabia to Host World Environment Day 2024
Riyadh, September 13, 2023, SPA -- The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) has announced that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will host World Environment Day 2024.
The announcement was made during a meeting Tuesday in Nairobi between UNEP Executive Director Inger Andersen and Saudi Ambassador to Kenya Khalid bin Abdullah Al-Salman.
Saudi Arabia's hosting of World Environment Day reflects the vital and effective role of the Saudi government in the environmental field, in accordance with the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 and the directives of the wise leadership.
World Environment Day is celebrated annually on June 5, and over the past five decades, the day has developed into one of the largest global platforms for environmental awareness.