Eco Club of Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh celebrated International Biodiversity Day on the theme of ‘Our Solutions are in Nature’. An online photography contest on present year’s theme was organized to celebrate the day.
Staff and Students of various streams enthusiastically participated in the contest and sent beautiful pictures exhibiting beauty and describing importance & role of Nature in feeding us with good nutrition and health. More than 1500 participants sent their entries depicting different dimensions of nature.
Ms. Piyusha Sharma, Coordinator, Eco Club said that the Intention behind celebrating this day was to aware students and staff about the contribution of nature in our life and creating virtue of belongingness among them towards nature.
Dr. Zora Singh, Chancellor, Desh Bhagat University, emphasized on preventing environmentally harmful practices, we can improve global health, food security and lessen climate change by diversifying our food systems and encouraging more sustainable production and consumption practices.
Pro Chancellor Dr. Tejinder Kaur said we must act together to protect our nature, our planet as without healthy nature and biodiversity, we cannot have good health. She congratulated Staff, students and members of Eco Club for successful conduct of the event.
Dr. Shalini Gupta, Vice Chancellor, Desh Bhagat University, was also present on the occasion.