world ocean day

world ocean day

World Oceans Day 2021: Theme and significance. All you need to know

This is the second year of a fully virtual celebration of the United Nations World Oceans Day due to the coronavirus pandemic, which hit the world last year.

World Oceans Day on June 8, Tuesday, the United Nations has called for sustainable efforts and discontinuing plastic pollution in order to protect the oceans.

“Tuesday is #WorldOceansDay. From eating local, sustainably sourced fish to stopping plastic pollution, we all have a role to play to #SaveOurOcean,” the UN said.

This is the second year of a fully virtual celebration of the United Nations World Oceans Day due to coronavirus pandemic, which hit the world last year. The UN has requested people to join the virtual event through a link.