16 September is the day of World Ozone Day celebration. This year International Ozone Day 2009 will be celebrated on 16 the September 2009.
16 September the International Day or Ozone day celebrated for the past 10 years for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, proclaimed by The United Nations General Assembly on 19 December 1994. In 1987, the Montreal Protocol was signed by many countries on that day that were apprehensive about the depletion of the Ozone Layer due to this date was chosen for the celebration of World Ozone Day.
The persons worldwide get opportunity to reflect on the progress that has been made with regards to the protection of the ozone layer on World ozone day. To protect this valuable shield that safeguards the earth and in the long-run, our lives, World ozone day serves as a reminder to decision-makers and the general public of the need.
Each year States are invited to devote the Day in accordance with the objectives of the Montreal Protocol and its amendments to promote, at the national level activities.