Today is the World Day to Combat Desertification

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In 1994, the United Nations General Assembly declared June 17 the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought to promote public awareness of the issue, and the implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) in those countries experiencing serious drought and/or desertification. Desertification is also serious and long-lasting problem for Ukraine, which is member of the Convention. […]

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