Ximena Velez-Liendo gives TEDx talk

September 13, 2017

Ximena Velez-Liendo, gave a TEDx talk at the TEDx El Molino event on 6th September, entitled ‘A walk around the world, and why saving bears is worth it’, about her 18 years promoting Andean bear conservation. The talk was about her long journey, the ecology, biology, evolution of the bear, why is such a fascinating animal, and why she vehemently believes that saving the bear is worth it.

Ximena, after a recent Whitley award win, and progress in promoting Andean bear protection within Bolivia, continues to promote conservation at a high level across the world.