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Sierra Leone

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National Celebrations

In Sierra Leone the PRCM focal point and government together with Conservation Society of Sierra Leone are mobilising youth for the celebration of International Biodiversity Day 2010, also on Saturday 22nd May. Next to a march through Freetown and a forum on the significance on biodiversity, a field trip to Lumbley beach will be held, where participants will clean up the polluted beach.
Source: Wetlands International