Asia for Animals

Event Details

Event Name: Asia for Animals

Kathmandu, Nepal
November 27, 2017 - November 29, 2017

Description:

We are delighted to announce that the Asia for Animals conference is coming to Nepal for the first time.

Participants from over 30 countries/territories representing more than 150 organisations will congregate in Kathmandu this November for three days of fascinating talks and inspirational workshops.

Following the conference, participants will have the opportunity to visit Chitwan National Park, one of the last strongholds for endangered mammals such as the Bengal tiger and one-horned rhinoceros.

As the 10th anniversary of the conference, there is much anticipation that this Asia for Animals will be exceptional, with: ✦ Inauguration by the honourable Prime Minister of Nepal 

✦ High profile keynote speakers including pioneering author Mark Earls, and President of the Non-Human Rights Project, Steven  Wise

✦ Welcome by Dame of the British Empire and UN Messenger of Peace, Dr. Jane Goodall (via video link) 

✦ More than 60 talks and workshops carefully selected from abstracts

✦ Awards Ceremony celebrating 16 years’ of achievements in Asia animal protection

✦ Gala performances by Kutumba and other celebrated Nepali musicians

✦ First ‘minimum footprint’ and fully vegan conference in Nepal