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Protection in Panama | Conservation Carnival

New Protection for Bornean Orangutans
Rainforest Trust supporters helped to convert a major logging concession of 34,414 acres in Borneo, permanently protecting the land as a forest reserve.
Key Tracts of "Sky Island" Secured
Our partner in Panama purchased 260 acres of unique cloud forest habitat, safeguarding newly discovered amphibians and other endangered species.
Saving a Cave Full of Creepy Crawlies
Rainforest Trust is working with local partners in Cambodia and Vietnam to create two protected areas for rare spiders, millipedes, beetles and more.


World Giraffe Day is an exciting annual event initiated by GCF to celebrate the longest-necked animal on the longest day or night (depending on which hemisphere you live!) of the year – 21 June – every year. Not only is it a worldwide celebration of these amazing and much loved animals, but an annual event to raise support, create awareness and shed light on the challenges giraffe face in the wild. By supporting World Giraffe Day (WGD) you directly help save giraffe in Africa. With only 100,000 giraffe remaining in the wild, the time is right to act NOW! Zoos, schools, NGOs, governments, institutions, companies and conservation organisations around the world are hosting events on 21 June 

every year to raise awareness and support for giraffe in the wild.

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World Sustainable Energy Days & Energy Efficiency

The World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED), one of Europe’s largest annual conferences in this field, offer a unique combination of events on sustainable energy. The 2017 conference will take place from 1 - 3 March 2017 in Wels/Austria. 

For more than 20 years, experts from all over the world have gathered in Upper Austria to attend the conference - in 2016, the event attracted over 700 participants from 57 countries. 

The conference makes an important contribution to awareness raising about renewable energy and energy efficiency.