Dia Mirza, who has been a consistent voice for the people on environmental conservation and
protection and has tirelessly worked towards spreading awareness nationally and
internationally, will be in the capital on Monday for one of the most important conferences on
climate change and desertification this year. Apart from playing a key role in the conference,
she will also host the finale reception which marks the end of the fourteenth UN conference of
the parties, in presence of the esteemed Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations and
196 prominent ministers from over 60 countries.
Dia Mirza says; Each one of the SDGs play a significant role in helping maintain the ecological
balance. With the current state of affairs, we have been seeing an imbalance in the
environment and the need to reverse land degradation and its outcomes is immediate. The
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification is a great platform to discuss the various
solutions to effective resource management. It is an honor to be a part of it and also host the
conference on behalf of the Government of India;, says
Dia Mirza has been an environmental changemaker, a voice, and torchbearer for causes related
to nature. She has been an advocate against single-use plastic and campaigned with the United
Nations on #BeatPlasticPollution in her role as a goodwill ambassador for the environment. With
an added responsibility as an SDG advocate, Dia uses every chance she has to create
awareness and inspire people. Her continued efforts towards a sustainable lifestyle have shone
forth in her work as well.
She has taken on multiple roles and works with various organizations in the likes of Wildlife
Trust of India, Sanctuary Asia and Save the Children to use her position to reach maximum
people in the country. As the forerunner in reigniting and strengthening the relation between
man and nature, Dia is a champion of nature in its truest sense.