In line with the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan,Mr. Kuninori Matsuda, the Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan, together with the Advisor to the Prime Minister for Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam, planted jasmine tree at the compound of the Embassy of Japan as a symbol of promotion for GREEN PAKISTAN.

“Green Pakistan” Tree Plantation Ceremony Held at the Embassy of Japan in Islamabad

By: Zaman Bajwa

Islamabad:The Embassy of Japan, in line with the Government of Pakistan’s efforts /Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision, joined the Clean Green Pakistan initiative by planting a tree at the compound of the Japanese Embassy during a tree planting ceremony held here on November 20th, 2019.

Mr. Kuninori Matsuda, the Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan, together with a chief guest, Mr. Malik Amin Aslam, the Prime Minister’s Advisor for Climate Change, planted jasmine tree at the compound of the Embassy as a symbol of promotion of greenery in Pakistan.  Twenty one trees have been newly planted this month in addition to many other plants and trees at the yard of compound.

The Ambassador said at the ceremony that Japanese people traditionally have been very close to the nature and, therefore, he would like to share such close attachment with the People of Pakistan through various occasions including this ceremony.  Every participant showed his/her support for this green event by wearing green items such as tie and handkerchief.  Minister Malik Amin Aslam wore Green Rose made with origami, traditional Japanese paper artwork.

After the ceremony, they enjoyed “Japanese green tea” which Japanese people traditionally enjoy in everyday life.  Ambassador recommended this green tea as it is beneficial for health.

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