I had never been to the UN, and know very little about the labyrinth that is international policy on wildlife conservation. It is because of this “outsider” point of view that I was asked to share my experience.
Six years ago, August 12th - was launch as World Elephant Day, a focused day to bring attention to the urgent plight of Asian and African elephants. That's awesome but what are youth around the world actually doing to #BeElephantEthical. Get Inspired!
It was in my first year at university where I truly met ecology as a science. Simultaneously, I was fascinated with the dynamic interaction of networks in nature: all species interconnected. It was as if I opened a door to the most essential: Life!