Forum for Environment & Health, commonly known as NFEH,
is a purely Non-Governmental, Non-Profit and Voluntary Organization,
established with an aim to facilitate, promote and help create
environmental, healthcare and educational awareness among
masses in general, among youths and children in particular.
The Forum was formed on June 05, 1999 (the occasion of World
Environment Day) by a group of like-minded and committed professionals,
industrialists, academicians, environmentalists, youths and
community workers, willing and committed to volunteer their
efforts to maximize possible resources for conserving natural
environment and resources of the country, and to offer pollution-free
and healthy environment.
NFEH is affiliated with the United Nations
Environmental Program (UNEP) and supported by the Ministry
of Environment, Government of Pakistan. Ministry of Environment,
Government of Sindh and Federation of Pakistan Chambers
of Commerce & Industry. It is committed to serve and
promote the cause of healthcare and protection of natural
environment by creating awareness among all segments of
the society. To accomplish this goal, it has organized a
number of seminars, workshops, symposia, walks, festivities
and activities and arranged other such programs.
NFEH has been taking a firm stand on
various environmental issues. It also participates in advocacy
and attempts to generate awareness about environmental issues.
NFEH also organizes events and seminars, and institutes
awards for those who deploy environment friendly practices
in their industries as well as work in the social sector.