Bird Conservation Nepal organized awareness programme at Apollo International Boarding School of New Baneshwor, Kathmandu to mark the World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD). WMBD theme for the year 2010 was "Save all the migratory bird in crisis: Every species counts." Around eighty students participated in the programme enthusiastically.
Membership and Education Officer, Ms. Menuka Basnyat initiated the programme with the introduction of World Migratory Bird Day and BCN activities for the conservation of birds. Climate Change Project Officer, Mr. Mitra Pandey highlighted on the importance of migratory birds, their global status and student's responsibility and action for the conservation. Mr. Gautam Sapkota "Chari Dada" entertained students by making calls of various migratory birds and delivered messages for the conservation of migratory birds.
Posters, cards and sticker related with WMBD along with BCN's quarterly newsletter and brochure were distributed to school students and teaching staffs.