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BEDS celebrates mangrove forest at the International Day of Forests 2017

Today (21 March 2017) Department of Forest, Government of Bangladesh, ) Bangladesh Environment and Development Society (BEDS) and Japan Environmental Education Forum (JEEF), Japan celebrated the International Day of Forests 2017 with the villagers who mainly depend on the Sundarbans world single largest mangrove forest.

Participants discussed about the background information of the International Day of Forests and why this day is important for us. Participants realized the main theme of this year “Forests and Energy” as well as our national slogan Ban Prokitir Shaktir Adar (Forest is the main source of Nature).

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