ISLAMABAD The celebration activities planned to observe the Global HandWashing Day 2009 concluded here on Wednesday. The Ministry of Environment celebrated the event in different schools of Islamabad Capital Territory through its extension unit under a project titled Environmental Education in Schools through Environmental Educator (EERT). Kamran Lashari, Secretary, Ministry of Environment, had inaugurated the ceremony of Global HandWashing Day, 2009 at FG Boys Model School, G-9/4, Islamabad. In his address to the students, he emphasised the importance of cleanness, conservation of resources and the importance of greenery for mankind. He administered oath to the students not to be indulged in littering during their life span and protect their environment. More than 3,000 students of different schools and colleges of Islamabad participated in the activities held in connection with the Global HandWashing Day 2009.