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International Day of Clean Air today

International Day of Clean Air today

The fourth annual International Day of Clean Air for blue skies will focus on the theme, ‘Together for Clean Air’. Due to International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies, Thirumangalam Aara Public Charitable Trust are Conducting Awareness Program with Pollution Control Board , Madurai.

The theme aims to highlight the urgent need for stronger partnerships, increased investment, and shared responsibility for overcoming air pollution. 

The International Day of Clean Air for blue skies is commemorated annually on September 7 in recognition of the fact that clean air is important for the health and day-to-day lives of people, while air pollution is the single greatest environmental risk to human health and one of the main avoidable causes of death and disease globally. By resolution 74/212 of Jan 22, the UN General Assembly (UNGA) designated the Day to emphasize the need to make further efforts to improve air quality, including reducing air pollution, to protect human health.