Filmmaker Patricia Sims is the director and co-founder of World Elephant Day, an annual global awareness campaign launched on August 12, 2012.
Visit World Elephant Day to see what you can do to save elephants from extinction. The issues facing elephants are complex and require the collaboration of individuals and organizations worldwide. There are many elephant conservation organizations you can support, who are working on the ground to find solutions.
World Elephant Day is now supported by over 65 wildlife organizations and many individuals in countries across the globe. In 2014 World Elephant Day partnered with the international conservation organization Wildlife Conservation Society and its 96 Elephants media campaign for unprecedented global reach, resulting in significant progress to help protect elephants.
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