YEMEN Press Agency

Industry Minister calls for enhancing societal environmental awareness

SANAA, Dec.12 (YPA) – Minister of Industry and Trade Abdulwahab al-Durrah on Thursday stressed the importance of enhancing awareness of maintaining cleanliness and environment in order to show the capital, Sanaa, in a decent aesthetic appearance.

During his participation in the comprehensive cleaning campaign “12/12” in the capital, the minister stressed the necessity of mobilizing official and societal efforts to create a clean environment, as cleanliness is a responsibility of everyone.

Al-Durrah considered the “12/12” cleaning campaign, launched by the martyr Abdulqader Hilal on December 12, 2012, as a fundamental building block in making the capital Sanaa a model capital and a source of pride for all Yemenis.

He praised the role of the media in promoting community awareness in preserving cleanliness and the environment.