According to the Ministry of Environment Protection of the PRC (MEP), the Chinese theme of the 2013 World Environment Day (June 5) is: Work Together, Share the Breathing (同呼吸 共奋斗), which is to build a beautiful China and release and transmit the information that everyone’s responsibility to contribute to a blue sky with quality air for shared breathing.
The official said that main considerations behind the them are:
- To highlight the current efforts to promote the prevention and treatment of PM2.5 issues by focusing on the air pollution prevention and control work;
- To positive response to the concerns and expectations of the people on environmental issues;
- To advocate whole society to work together, to act together, to actively participate in the actions of prevention and control of atmospheric pollution;
- To get everyone involved, and to focuse on conservation and echo the world theme which is THINK.EAT.SAVE.