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⚡World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought 2021: Date, Theme, History and Significance

By Team Latestly

June 17 is annually observed as World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. In 2021, this day falls on Thursday. The day focuses on turning degraded land into healthy land. Restoring degraded land increases food security, brings economic resilience, create jobs and raises incomes. It will also help biodiversity to recover. It also helps in slowing climate change.

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