World Bee Day - 20 May 2021
On 20 December 2017, following three years of efforts at the international level, the UN Member States unanimously approved Slovenia’s proposal of creating a Bee Day, thus proclaiming 20 May as World Bee Day.
The purpose of the www.worldbeeday.org website is to present the initiative and its implementation, raise awareness of the importance of bees and beekeeping, inform the public of major beekeeping events around the world and celebrate World Bee Day.
The Importance of Bees
The Current State of Bees
What you can do
Everyone can contribute to the preservation of bees, here are just some ideas:
- Plant nectar-bearing flowers
- Buy honey and other hive products
- Raise awareness
- Avoid pesiticides
- Sponsor a hive
- Protect wild bee colonies
What are your tips for saving the bees?