Pakistan- Pakistan's flagship "Billion Tree Tsunami" gets big recognition at UN
ISLAMABAD - Pakistan projected its flagship project "Billion Tree Tsunami", as one of its flagship efforts to arrest climate change at a high level event organized by the President of the UN General Assembly.
According to a press release issued by the Pakistan Mission to the UN, the Project has become the first entity under the global "Bonn Challenge" to surpass the pledge of restoring 3.48 million hectors and created half a million green jobs.
The press release said it has now been transformed into a nation-wide "10 Billion Tree Tsunami".
International Union for Conservation of Nature praised Pakistan's achievement in global "Bonn Challenge" and reforestation efforts through "10 Billion Tree Tsunami" in the meeting.