At auction WEF sell a journey through the natural wonders of the Far East

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Journey through 10 unique sights of the Far East will be sold at a charity auction in the protection of wildlife, which will be held at the Eastern economic forum in Vladivostok, according to the Foundation Recongress.

The annual charity auction will be open all three days of the forum. Its aim is to support programmes on biodiversity conservation in Russia. Lots up for auction by tradition, provided heads of regions DFO, nature reserves and national parks of the Far East, a nonprofit organization, well-known Russian figures of culture, art and sports.

«Special lot auction in 2018 will be a journey through the 10 natural wonders of the Far East. Among them – the Valley of geysers in Kamchatka, the Lena pillars in Yakutia, the Shantar Islands and other unique natural areas. Will not remain without attention and other equally striking lots of the auction: exclusive package to participate in «the Match of all stars» basketball VTB United League, participate in a scientific expedition to the Arctic and other», — stated in the message.

Also on auction will expose a lot of the popular artist Sonny from South Africa – 2 pictures autographed. His animals, which he shows to his unique realistic paintings can be seen on the streets of new York, Johannesburg, Vladivostok and other cities.

The collected funds will be directed to ecological projects nature reserves and national parks of the Russian Far East, as well as programs for the conservation of the Amur tiger and far Eastern leopard.

Auction in the protection of rare animals of the Far East is conducted in 2015 the WEF at the initiative of the presidential envoy in the far East Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Trutnev. In 2017, it has collected more than 2 million rubles. The most popular lot was a tour with the Minister of natural resources of Russia Sergey Donskoy in one of the sanctuaries of Russia. The lot was bought by the founder of the group of companies «North» Ildar Neverov for 1 million rubles.

Fourth Eastern economic forum will be hosted by far Eastern Federal University on the Russian island on September 11-13. MIA «Russia today» is the General information partner of the WEF.