Aparna Lucknow, India 601 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 678 Points View Profile Aparna Asked: October 12, 20212021-10-12T01:22:14+05:30 2021-10-12T01:22:14+05:30In: Law What is New Nagar Van Scheme? What is New Nagar Van Scheme? current affairscience Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Rahul 0 Questions 518 Answers 176 Best Answers 2k Points View Profile Rahul BRIGHT 2021-10-12T01:24:54+05:30Added an answer on October 12, 2021 at 1:24 am Context: On the occasion of World Environment Day (5th June), the government announced implementation of the Nagar van scheme to develop 200 Urban Forests across the country in next fi ve years. About: The scheme will fi ll the gap between the cities and villages in terms of having their own forest cover. The Nagar Van will be built either on the existing forest land or another vacant land in the cities across India offered by the local bodies. Under the Nagar Van Scheme, Urban forests will be developed in 200 cities in its fi rst phase. The Warje Urban Forest (Pune, Maharashtra) will be considered as a role model. International Day of Forests The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21st March as the International Day of Forests in 2012. The Day celebrates and raises awareness of the importance of all types of forests. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is Waste-to-energy? What is NITI Aayog launches Second Edition of India Innovation Index 2020?