Going, going, gone!
This isn’t a phrase we normally like to listen to in fowl conservation, however we’ll definitely make an exception for the upcoming BirdLife public sale.
This time final yr, the COVID-19 pandemic basically modified life as we all know it, making lots of our ordinary fundraising actions, together with our BirdLife Gala Dinner, not possible. As an alternative, BirdLife’s workplace in Tokyo, Japan determined to launch their very first web public sale – to resounding success. The digital nature of this initiative introduced unexpected advantages, reaching a far broader world viewers than ever earlier than and bringing the BirdLife neighborhood collectively internationally.
This yr, we’re as soon as once more inviting you to affix us, wherever you might be on this planet, for our 8-day unique public sale beginning on Monday the 29th of March. From a good looking framed Washi Print of a Narcissus Flycatcher, photographed by our Honorary President H.I.H. Princess Takamado, to beautiful kimonos or superb wines and whiskeys and Baccarat crystal to drink them in, the BirdLife public sale affords a simple on-line solution to assist our necessary work.
All proceeds will go in the direction of the BirdLife Worldwide Japan Fund for Science to assist our Crimson Listing Programme. Your contribution will assist BirdLife sort out the planetary crises we face via our seminal fowl science, which gives an early warning system to tell on-the-ground conservation together with nationwide, regional and world insurance policies.
Most objects within the public sale might be shipped worldwide, and those who can’t can be clearly marked. The whole hammer value will go in the direction of BirdLife’s work, with the client’s premium going to the public sale home. Extra particulars on this may be discovered within the public sale’s digital catalogue. We look ahead to seeing you quickly!
Register for the BirdLife public sale at https://auctions.kaigaiasia.jp
In case you are unable to attend the public sale however would nonetheless wish to assist our efforts to guard threatened birds, you are able to do so at https://donorbox.org/red-list-2020