“AI-Yakang World Bird Lovers Festival”
Bird resources are precious natural treasures of the earth. At present, there are 156 families and 9,000 species of birds known in the world, but 139 species have become extinct, and protecting birds is an urgent task.
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In July 2019, the "Aiyakang World Bird Love Festival" event initiated by the entrepreneur Aiyakang, co-founded by the Global Public Confederation (Beijing) Cultural Exchange Center, and guided by the China Biodiversity Conservation and Green Development Foundation was held in Wuhan held with grandeur. At the event, more than 300 people including entrepreneurs from all over China and political leaders from various countries participated in the event.
AI-Yakang World Bird Lovers Festival
Mr. Aiyakang, the organizer of the event, gave a speech
Speech by Deputy Secretary-General Xiao Qing of China Biodiversity Conservation and Green Development Foundation
Collection of international friends Mr. Ai Yakang bird photography boutique Photo: Everest Green
Bird resources are precious natural treasures of the earth. At present, there are 156 families and 9,000 species of birds known in the world, but 139 species have become extinct, and it is imperative to protect birds.
As the support unit for this interaction, the China Biodiversity Conservation and Green Development Foundation proposed the "Chinese Protected Area (CCAfa)" system in 2016. As of December 2017, 120 types of protected areas have been established nationwide. The work has achieved remarkable results.
Biodiversity plays an important role in maintaining energy flow, material circulation, ecological balance, improving soil and regulating microclimate in nature, and its protection is one of the focuses of the international community today. It is hoped that through this event, more people will understand the importance of biodiversity conservation and call for more people to participate in the work of biodiversity conservation.
Ai Yakang, born in the Yi nationality of Daliangshan, Sichuan, is not only an entrepreneur, but also a freelance photographer and writer of the "Bird King of the World". He focuses on the art of nature photography. In bird photography, nearly 2000 species of birds have been photographed so far.
The "Aiyakang World Bird Love Festival" founded by Mr. Aiyakang hopes to complete the true record of wild birds through the power of video and promote the protection of natural ecology and birds. Two works were auctioned at the event, and the donation price of 500,000 will be donated to public welfare organizations for bird protection.
The original intention of his creation was to show the diversity of natural creatures. Through photography, he advocated and practiced the environment and animal protection, and set out to establish a global animal protection fund. He is dedicated to the shooting of wild birds, calling on people to love birds and protect birds, practice the use of the power of video to complete the real record of wild birds, use the power of video to promote the protection of natural ecology and birds, and spread the harmonious people And nature.
Mr. Ai Yakang said in an interview with our reporter and the "China Quality" program that he is determined to travel to every country in the world for ten years to complete a "World Encyclopedia of Birds", hoping to pass the protection of wild birds The publicity of the work can make more people realize the importance of biodiversity and actively participate in it.
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