Positive response to combating air pollution in Sana’a [Archives:2005/841/Local News]

May 12 2005

Addressing an environment and traffic seminar in the Faculty of Medicine, Saleh Ali Basurrah, the rector of Sana'a University, said the University of Sana'a, Environmental Protection Authority and the Sana'a Traffic Administration invented a scientific scheme that should be implemented by the concerned agencies and followed by other provinces. He highlighted environmental problems as an increasing global headache.

Responding to this issue, 25 researches indicated their readiness to support environmental issues and fight pollution resulting from emission of vehicles.

The graveness of the threat prompted the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in 1992 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,as the first serious reaction to environmental changes.