Vizag Zoo Park sign MoU with Italy Zoo for best practices in zoo maintenance and knowledge exchange
Visakhapatnam” has virtually signed an MOU with “Parco Natura Viva – Garda Zoological Park, Italy” as a part of the initiative of Central Zoo Authority, New Delhi, India whereby as a part of Vision Plan to develop world class standards in Indian Zoos.
Central Zoo Authority had selected 15 Indian Zoos to collaborate with foreign Zoos for best practices in zoo maintenance & knowledge exchange between these two zoos in various fields like Conservation, Zoo design & Planning, Conservation Breeding & Research, Animal exchange programmes, etc.
It is an honor for Vizag Zoo to get this recognition and get associated with Parco Natura Viva, Italy which is doing great work I the field of conservation, said Dr. Nandani Salaria, IFS, Curator, Indira Gandhi Zoological Park.
This MOU was signed through video conference mode due to the Covid – 19 pandemic situation and the Virtual MoU signing event was an important event in the XI National Science Congress of Parks, Italy.
Dr. Nandani Salaria gave a talk on the topic Covid-19: Impact and Management Interventions at Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Visakhapatnam.
This MOU will give us an opportunity to do information exchange between the two zoos and learn new concepts which will help develop the Vizag Zoo on international standards, she added. We are looking forward to work with Parco Natura Viva – Garda Zoological Park, Italy team she said.