The United Nations announced the year 2015 to be the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies, noting the importance of these topics for the international community.
The International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015) represents a global initiative adopted by the United Nations to raise awareness of how optical technologies promote sustainable development and provide solutions to worldwide challenges in energy, education, agriculture, communications and health.
The goal of IYL 2015 is to highlight to the citizens of the world the importance of light and optical technologies in their lives, for their futures and for the development of society.
Title: 2015 international year of light
Date of Issue: 2 September 2015
Denominations: 75.00 KGS
Source: Kyrgyz Express Post