Protecting the Mediterranean Environment
Protecting the Med
- unsustainable development,
- severe water shortages,
- forest fires,
- marine pollution
....and the list goes on.
The region is also expected to be greatly impacted by climate change.
Through numerous projects, WWF is working with a host of partners to conserve and sustainably manage the Mediterranean's forest, freshwater and marine environments.
Establishing protected areas on land and at sea, and promoting sustainable tourism are among the priorities.
Latest News & Publications
WWF applauds first management plan for Mediterranean fisheries
Split, Croatia – As the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) closes its annual ...
Fisheries deal fails to bridge gap with ambitious European Parliament
Fisheries ministers work through the night but appear to have not jumped on board ambitious ...
Saving the bluefin tuna
WWF supports the sustainable management of fish stocks and wants to see a healthy Mediterranean bluefin fishery in years to come. For that to happen, a fishing ban is needed now for the species to recover and save it from the brink of total collapse.
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