Did you know that there are two exciting international observances days next week? On Wednesday 20 May we are celebrating World Bee Day, and on Friday 22 May it’s International Day of Biodiversity! Hence, the Global Youth Biodiversity Network designated next week as the International Day of Biodiversity Week. The GYBN and its youth groups all around the world are celebrating by providing various online materials for you and your friends to learn more about biodiversity.
The Singapore Youth Voices for Biodiversity Team is thrilled to bring you not one, but TWO online forums with bee experts and youths passionate about biodiversity to inspire you to take action to safeguard our biodiversity!
World Bee Day – Myth Busters!
20 May, 3pm, Zoom
Do all bees sting? Do all bees produce honey? Join us for an afternoon of myth-busting with local bee experts and find out more about our friendly neighbourhood pollinators. You won’t BEE-lieve how amazing these little creatures can BEE! (Co-organised with ASEAN Youth Biodiversity Leaders, Elliott Ong and Charlotte Chng)
Sign up here: tinyurl.com/syvbee
What’s Next for Our Biodiversity? – An Online Youth Panel Discussion
22 May, 7.30pm, Zoom
Love Singapore’s nature spaces, and want to do more for them? Think you have no experience as a student to partake in the conservation of Singapore’s biodiversity? Join us for an evening of insightful engagement with youths championing their causes in biodiversity, and find out more about their individual journeys.
Sign up here: tinyurl.com/syvbyouth