May 20 Declared World Bee Day


On December 20, 2017, the United Nations unanimously adopted a resolution declaring May 20 as World Bee Day. The aim is to draw global public attention to the importance of preserving bees and other pollinators. According to the press release, “People will be reminded of the importance of bees for the entire humanity and invited to take concrete action to preserve and protect them.” More information about World Bee Day can be found at the World Bee Day website.