World Environment Day Celebrated at CIFT

5th June 2014, Cochin

The Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (CIFT), Cochin celebrated the World Environment Day 2014 on 5th June, 2014.

Dr. Leela Edwin, Director-in-Charge addressed the gathering and conveyed the theme ’ Raise Your Voice, Not the Sea Level ’ of the World Environment Day 2014.

A 40 minute documentary film of National Geographic Channel ‘Earth Under Water’ directed by Tilman Remme was also screened at the Conference Hall of CIFT. The documentary was based on research by NASA astro-biologist and paleontologist Professor Peter Ward and a group of American climatologists.

Heads of different Divisions, scientists and staff of the institute participated in the programme and planted saplings in the premises.

(Source: CIFT, Cochin)