"In the end, we will conserve only what we love. We will love only what we understand. We will understand only what we are taught." Baba Dioum
To be held for the first time in the Philippines, the conference aims to bring together people studying or interested in hornbills to present and share studies, information and conservation techniques.
Opening of Conference and Exhibit
April 24, 2013 l 12:00nn
Ayala Museum, Makati City lwww.ayalamuseum.org
April 25-26, 2013 l 08:00 am – 5:00 PM
Asian Institute of Management, Makati City l
One-Day Field Trip
April 27, 2013 l 05:00am – 8:00 PM
The principal theme of the conference is “Hornbills and Caring Communities: Helping Forests to Thrive” reflecting the integral relationships between hornbills and ecological communities and the role they play in ensuring the sustainability of forests and in providing ecosystem services.
Parallel exhibits and activities to popularize information on hornbills will also be held.