CHD Group, a public health organization headquartered in Mangalore observed World Environment Day on 5th June, 2019 along with ISIRI Healthy India Mission at Mangaluru District Prison by planting saplings and plants inside the jail premises.
Mr. Chandan Patil, SP of District Prison, Mangaluru, spoke a few words about how environment can be protected and pollution can be prevented, followed by environmental awareness talks by Mr. Darshan Jain, President of ISIRI Healthy India Mission, and Akshatha Jain, Member of ISIRI Healthy India Mission.
Divya Kamath, Manager, CHD Group organized the program, Kavitha Maurya, Headmistress, Canara English Higher Primary School and students from Canara English Higher Primary School, participated in the event.
Jevince Pais, Cynthia Irene, Deepak, Rashmi Shekhar from CHD Group team were others present for the function.
CHD Group has been working in the space of health systems strengthening, disaster risk reduction and environment and climate change for many years now and have worked in major national disasters in the country. CHD Group works with Government Departments, United Nations Agencies and corporate partners in building the healthcare narrative in India and across the world.