World Environment Day marked in Vietnam

Bac Lieu provinces has organized a meeting to mark World Environment Day (June 5) and Vietnam's Sea and Island Week and launch the 2017 Summer Voluntary Youth Month.

Under the theme Connecting People to Nature, activities held during the World Environment Day event aim to encourage the public to protect the earth, the nature, and the harmonious relationship between humans and nature. 400 Youth Union members in Phan Thiet city, Binh Thuan province participated in a sea cleaning campaign. In Ha Tinh province, local authorities presented 15 gifts to local fishermen in Cam Xuyen district and released thousands of breeding shrimps to the sea. Thousands of youth union members in Ha Tinh province were mobilized to clean the sea and join efforts to build new rural areas.

Source: VOV5