World Environment Day (WED) is celebrated every year on June 5 to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet Earth. It is run by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
Ms Rachel Musoke a Commissioner of Forestry Sector Support Department (FSSD) officiated the Kulika tree planting function held at the KULIKA TRAINING CENTER, LUTISI- Wakiso.
She was accompanied by the Executive Director of Kulika Uganda, District Representative, Environmental Representatives, Kulika Staff members, Farmers and school children among others were also in attendance to commemorate the environmental day.
Activities included planting different tree species including; Grevelia robusta silk oak, mugavu, Iroko-muvule,Red mahogany, musizi, terminalia superba umbrella tree, mango, guava, avocado, oranges and a whole forest of pine trees and many more other tree species..