/INS. Abhishek Kumar Sharma has taken an alternative approach to promoting environmental awareness. He has set to travel through 80 countries, 5 Continents, total of 90 000 kilometers, meeting approximately 10,000,000 people to raise awareness of climate change and promote environmentally friendly lifestyle. He is currently visiting Helsinki as a part of his global tour.
With his ‘Around the world on a bicycle’ tour Abhishek Kumar Sharma aims to bring attention to the ‘Climate Change and World Peace Awareness‘ program. Cycling being the most energy efficient urban transport alternative has a high potential to reduce energy consumption and enhance the quality of life.
“Anyone can contribute to carbon neutrality through their lifestyle, as reduction of energy consumption directly leads to reduction of used carbon footprints. “- says Abhishek Kumar Sharma. The campaign is popularly known as “V for World Peace” Campaign.
“Through my bicycle tour around the world I am attempting to spread the word about my ‘Climate Change and World Peace Awareness’. I am also giving seminars about the importance of cycling for living happier and healthier lives. The focus of my ‘Climate Change and World Peace Awareness’ program is on schools, colleges, university students and local people. I am also reaching out to decision makers worldwide, who have the power and authority to do something for ‘Climate Change and World Peace Awareness”- continues Abhishek Kumar Sharma.
His aim is to educate people from different parts of the society by raising awareness among students in schools, colleges and universities. He encourages these institutions to partake in the ‘Climate Change and World Peace Awareness‘ program for living happier and healthier lives. Abhishek Kumar Sharma aims to bring awareness among the youth and encourage Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in the respective countries of the world.
Caption: “Through my bicycle tour around the world I am attempting to spread awareness about ‘Climate Change and World Peace’- says Abhishek Kumar Sharma.
Abhishek Kumar Sharma (28) is a resident of the town of Fatehgarh located in Uttar Pradesh, India. His global tour includes 80+ countries and is estimated to be completed by September 2020.
He started his ‘Climate Change and World Peace Awareness program on the 28th March 2016. His educational background includes a M.Sc (Master of Science), M.Phil (Master of Philosophy) and PGCWM in Environmental Science from University of Kanpur and APS University, Rewa. He has professional experience as an Environmentalist/Environmental planner.