Indigenous Communities
Pets and Domestic Animals
Wildlife
Project in progress

What is your wish for this project?

I want to educate people about the cruelty of the wildlife trade, especially the bird trade in Indonesia. I want to raise people's awareness that birds are living beings and not consumer products. The ever-growing bird trade along with the destruction of natural habitats has brought many birds to the brink of extinction. Birds are an essential part of the conservation of natural ecosystems....read more

How are you going to do it?

To raise the public's attention we want to make graffiti, paintings, exhibitions, performances and T-shirts. For students I would like to offer bird watching trips and educational programs. We would like to discuss and realize a sustainable project together with one community and find out how bird watching could be part of it. We will also do research online and real bird markets since their is a huge hype in Java for birds now especially rare and endangered ones are oppenly sold. As birdw...read more