VN responds World Water Day 2017

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the People’s Committee of Bac Ninh yesterday co- held a meeting to respond to the 2107 World Water Day (March 22).

World Water Day 2017 (Photo: dutchwatersector.com)

Speaking at the ceremony, Minister of Natural Resources & Environment Mr.Tran Hong Ha said that this year World Water Day's theme is wastewater, chosen by the United Nations.

The minister also called ministries, departments, agencies, localities and people to safely treat and reuse wastewater and transfer wastewater to natural resource to protect public health.

The World Water Day is an annual event aiming to raise public awareness in using water. The first World Water Day was launched in 1993.

By Anh Phuong- Translated by Huyen Huong

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