June 5 is World Environment Day. In 2021, the message of Environment Day is "Protecting Biodiversity and Restoring Ecosystems". To talk about the importance of environmental issues, the director of the Center for Environmental Information and Education of the Ministry of Environment and Agriculture Tamar Aladashvili met with VIII-X grade students of Georgian-American High School. Tamar Aladashvili spoke about the importance of biodiversity protection and ecosystem services.
The celebration of World Environment Day aims to raise public awareness of environmental challenges and their active involvement. On December 15, 1972, the UN General Assembly declared June 5 as World Environment Day, and since 1974 Environment Day has been celebrated all over the world, including Georgia.