World Environment Day is an initiative of the United Nations Environment Programme to raise awareness about environmental issues. Each year, World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5, and focuses on a specific theme. This year’s theme is sustainable lifestyles, and the slogan is “Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care.”
United Nations Environment Programme has launched a logo design competition, and the creator of the winning design will be awarded a trip to Milan, Italy to see the Expo Milano 2015. The Expo, which is short for the Universal Exposition and also known as the World’s Fair, will also focus on sustainable food and food systems.
World Environment Day logo entries should include the slogan, the United Nations Environment Programme logo and the campaign title “World Environment Day 5 June.” The deadline for submissions is April 19 and is open only to individuals, and not organizations or groups. You can find the full rules and information about eligibly here.To learn more about World Environment Day, visit unep.org/wed.