TN sets example in eco protection: UN official

Eric Solheim

Chennai: Eric Solheim, Executive Director of the UN Environment, has said that Tamilnadu is setting an example in education and environmental protection.

Speaking at the Sunshine School First International MUN Student Conference in Chennai, he encouraged students to walk in the path of Mahatma Gandhi . He emphasised three important issues that needs to be addressed immediately – world peace, abolition of poverty and ecological civilisation.

The guest of honour, Ambassador of Norway Hans Jacob, appreciated the efforts of the school and stressed on the importance of honing the skills of debate and communication skills.

 

NT Bureau