On January 17, 2017 the Chengdu Popular Science Work Summary Meeting was held at the Popular Science Base of Sichuan Disaster Prevention and Reduction Museum. At the meeting, the Chengdu Federation of Popular Science Education Bases praised the outstanding Popular Science Bases and their staff. Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding was honored as a “2017 Chengdu Advanced Collective in Popular Science Work”.
The Base has long insisted on carrying out popular science works by promoting environmental awareness, making scientific knowledge accessible to the public, conducting scientific training, organizing science day events, and editing and publishing popular science journals and books, to name just a few. At present, the Base has rich and colorful popular science content and provides high quality popular science services to the public. The Base has positively contributed to improving scientific literacy of all citizens.