World Wildlife Day is a very special day on the UN calendar that raises awareness of wildlife conservation with the general public and galvanize action in national and international fora. It is today the most important global annual event dedicated to wildlife.
The theme for this year - ‘Listen to the Young Voices’, aims to inspire young people around the world to actively participate in wildlife conservation efforts.
Youth are the agents of change. We recognise that our young citizens have the greatest chance of ensuring the survival of the world’s precious wildlife. It is the obligation of the current generation to share their knowledge of wildlife conservation with the younger generations, whilst also empowering and encouraging them to actively engage and participate in innovative and creative ways. Investment in our young people will help ensure the continued survival of wild animals and plants and support the fight against the devastating illicit trade in wildlife.
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