Lahore (Web Desk): World Wildlife Day is being observed around the globe today (Friday), on 03 March, proclaimed by United States in 2013.

The day provides an opportunity to celebrate the varied forms on flora and fauna in our beautiful world.

It aims to sensitize masses about the wildlife and its protection.             

This year, the theme of World Wildlife Day is 'Listen to the young voices.'

The Wildlife Day also reminds us of the urgent need to step up the fight against wildlife crime, which has wide-ranging economic, environmental and social impacts.