International Tiger Day, also known as Global Tiger Day, is an annual observance dedicated to raising awareness about tiger conservation and the urgent need to protect these majestic big cats from extinction. It is celebrated on July 29th every year.
Tigers, one of the most iconic and endangered species on the planet, have been facing significant threats to their survival, primarily due to habitat loss, poaching, and illegal wildlife trade. International Tiger Day aims to shed light on the critical situation of tigers and to promote conservation efforts to ensure their survival for future generations.The day serves as a platform for various organizations, governments, wildlife enthusiasts, and individuals worldwide to come together, share information about tiger conservation, and discuss ways to combat the challenges faced by these magnificent creatures.
Some of the key objectives of International Tiger Day include :