Let's save snow leopards together!
22 october


On the eve of the International Snow Leopard Day, which is celebrated on October 23 annually, a match between Barys (Nur-Sultan) and Lokomotiv (Yaroslavl) will take place at the Barys Arena. Within the match, “Kar barysyn saktayyk!” (Let’s save snow leopards!) campaign of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) was organized in order to draw attention to the problem of preserving snow leopards in Kazakhstan as a rare and endangered species.

As part of the environmental campaign "Kar Barysyn Saktayyk", a photo exhibition dedicated to snow leopards, contests with prizes, face painting for children, slow motion and other activities were organized for fans on territory of the Barys Arena Ice Palace. 

The International Snow Leopard Day is designed to raise public awareness about the risks of extinction of this rare animal species.