Events/Activities

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Wildlife Conservation Expo 2013

June 7, 2013

Journey to some of the most exotic places on Earth – from the African savannah to the Colombian rainforest and the Asian steppes – accompanied by twenty of the world’s leading wildlife conservationists, including Jane Goodall, DBE (Keynote Speaker). The 2013 Wildlife Conservation Expo to be held on October 12th at the Mission Bay Conference […]

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International Biological Diversity Day

International Day for Biological Diversity

May 22, 2013

The fragile state of Indonesia’s oceans and forests are a clear reminder of how marine and forest life is at risk from industrial overfishing and relentless deforestation, Greenpeace International warned on International Day for Biological Diversity. Coinciding with the UN-designated biodiversity day, the Greenpeace ship the Rainbow Warrior is currently visiting Indonesia, where it is […]

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Titans of the Ice Age 3D

Explore the Ice Age

March 15, 2013

Titans of the Ice Age 3D transports viewers to the beautiful and otherworldy frozen landscapes of North America, Europe and Asia ten thousand years before modern civilization. Dazzling computer-generated imagery brings this mysterious era to life – from saber-toothed cats and cave bears to dire wolves and woolly mammoths – giants both feared and hunted […]

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International Polar Bear Day 2013

February 8, 2013

International Polar Bear Day is February 27th and Polar Bears International (PBI), the world’s leading polar bear conservation group, invites the public to join them in honoring polar bears on their designated day by taking part in the Thermostat Challenge—an effort to raise awareness of how our daily actions impact the polar bear’s sea ice […]

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First-Time Field Assignments

First-Time Field Assignments

January 20, 2013

Aspiring to a career exploring and documenting nature? Like the esteemed wildlife presenter David Attenborough or explorer in residence Jane Goodall– it all begins with your first assignment. Bare Essentials (WW Initiative) is keen to help the novice nature journalist begin their journey writing about and photographing wildlife. Encouraging and supporting emerging writers and photographers […]

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International Cheetah Day 2012

International Cheetah Day 2012

December 1, 2012

December 4, 2012 marks the second annual International Cheetah Day. Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) and its Founder and Executive Director, Dr. Laurie Marker, call on the international community to remember the cheetah on this day, reflect on the importance of this iconic species, and act to support CCF in its efforts to secure the cheetah’s […]

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