Rescue 1122 has announced to observe Earth Week in all its offices till April 22. The rescue workers will conserve electricity by switching on only the necessary electrical appliances and by collecting donations of plants from the community.
Rescue 1122 Rawalpindi District Emergency Officer Dr Abdur Rahman said that students and faculty from University of Lahore’s Islamabad campus will join hands with the rescue workers to initiate a mass sensitisation drive. The campaign will inform people about climate change and the role of the public to “help rescue Mother Earth”. An awareness walk will be held at the Central Rescue Station towards the end of the week.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 18th, 2012.