Tag: Vietnam

17 Sep 2015

Vietnam to Mark World Rhino Day on Sept. 19 with Symbolic Rhino Funeral  0

In Vietnam, "Funeral for rhinos: Back to dust and sand" begins on Saturday, Sept. 18 at 8 am.
In Vietnam, “Funeral for rhinos: Back to dust and sand” begins on Saturday, Sept. 19 at 8 am.

CHANGE, a Vietnamese NGO who partners with WildAid, has organized a creative event: “Funeral for rhinos: Back to dust and sand“. The event will include a funeral ceremony, where information and inspiration about the rhino’s status and why we have to protect them will be shared. Participants will go to public places for a march along the streets, carrying photos and banners calling people to stop using rhino horns, before getting to the “graveyard” where a symbolic burying will be held.

Date: September 19, 2015
Time: 8:00AM – 12:00PM
Venue: Saigon Outcast – 188 Nguyen Van Huong Street, Thao Dien Ward,
District 2, Ho Chi Minh City

Sign up on the event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/551922578296209/

16 Sep 2014

‘Selfie for Rhinos’ on World Rhino Day 2014 in Vietnam  0


Vietnam is celebrating World Rhino Day with a "Selfie for Rhinos" competition!
Vietnam is celebrating World Rhino Day with a “Selfie for Rhinos” competition!
In order to celebrate World Rhino Day coming up on September 22, and encourage Vietnam’s public to protect the world’s rhinos, Education for Nature-Vietnam (ENV) has partnered with International Rhino Foundation to launch the “Selfie for Rhinos” competition. Contestants are encouraged to take a ‘selfie’ and give a message inspiring their friends and family to not consume rhino horn.

09 Oct 2013

World Rhino Day 2013 Compilation Video! #worldrhinoday  0

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who celebrated World Rhino Day 2013! We look forward to another successful World Rhino Day in 2014. In the meantime, enjoy the World Rhino Day 2013 compilation video!