ASIS Joins Hands with Ann Store Environment Friends Society to Combat Plastic Pollution
Al Saad Indian School feels privileged to mark its presence in the Defeat Plastic Pollution Forum, organized by the Ann Store Environment Friends Society, which took place under the auspices of Sheikh Muslim bin Ham Al-Amiri on 26th May 2023. The event was held at the prestigious Police Officers Club in Al Ain, serving as a fitting location to address the critical issue of plastic pollution on the fiftieth World Environment Day. From 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, the forum gathered individuals committed to environmental conservation and sustainability under the patronage of Sheikh Muslim bin Ham Al-Amiri.
The event commenced with a warm welcome extended to all attendees, acknowledging their presence and their dedication to serving the country and society. Dr. Bhavna Gupta, Principal of Al Saad Indian School, was among the esteemed guests present, contributing her valuable insights and expertise. The association delivered a compelling speech that emphasized the urgency of combatting plastic pollution and highlighted the role of individuals, communities, and organizations in taking collective action. This speech served as a call to arms, inspiring attendees to make a difference and protect the environment.
Muhammed Aflah, the student representative of our school, enriched the event by reciting verses from the Holy Quran that stressed the importance of environmental stewardship and the preservation of natural resources. His powerful recitation resonated with the audience, fostering a deeper sense of responsibility towards the planet. To further raise awareness, a thought-provoking short film was presented, illustrating the adverse effects of plastic pollution on the environment, wildlife, and human health. The film aimed to instill a sense of urgency and motivate the audience to take immediate action in reducing plastic usage.
Under the guidance of the dance teacher, Ms. Pooja, the talented students from Al Saad Indian School showcased a captivating dance performance on the theme of environment protection. Their expressive movements and creative choreography effectively conveyed the significance of preserving our natural resources, garnering admiration and applause from the audience. Recognizing the exceptional talent and commitment of the students, the Ann Store Environment Friends Society took the opportunity to honor them for their impactful contributions in promoting environmental awareness through their artistic abilities.
The event concluded with a closing remark, expressing gratitude to all attendees for their presence and support. The Ann Store Environment Friends Society reiterated its dedication to continuing the fight against plastic pollution and fostering a sustainable environment for future generations. Thus, the Defeat Plastic Pollution Forum, held under the auspices of Sheikh Muslim bin Ham Al-Amiri, successfully raised awareness about the pressing issue of plastic pollution. With the Police Officers Club in Al Ain as the venue, the event served as a platform for education, reflection, and appreciation of efforts made to protect our environment. The organizers also extended their appreciation to all participants, including the school Principal, Dr. Bhavna Gupta, for their support and contribution to the event's success.