Conservation news & stories
Last chance for Thailand to tackle illegal ivory trade
Thailand has until next March to take measures to shut down domestic trade in illegal elephant ivory
Major increase in Thai ivory market shows need for action at wildlife trade meeting
The availability of ivory items for sale in Bangkok has nearly tripled in the last 18 months
Effects of Laos dam project to be revealed
WWF welcomes the Lao Government's decision to have the Don Sahong hydropower project undergo a ...
Environment and development, naturals together at UN Environment Assembly
On the occasion of this week’s United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA), WWF calls on environment ...
WWF urges new measures as protected areas fail high seas wildlife
Action is being urged in advance of the upcoming OSPAR meeting in Cascais, Portugal
Urgent international action needed following elephant poaching statistics in Mozambique
Up to 900 elephants died in northern Mozambique over a three year period according to the latest ...
Umpire gives Australia yellow card on Great Barrier Reef protection
For the second year in a row, the World Heritage Committee has told Australia to better protect the ...
Paper path to sustainability and social responsibility unveiled
Starting today, more than 100 civil society groups including WWF will be promoting a Global ...
Virunga oil permits should be cancelled, UNESCO rules
Oil, gas and mineral exploration and exploitation are incompatible with World Heritage status ...
Governments should reject new Japanese whale hunt plan
A proposal to resume whaling would misuse science to cover for commercial whaling
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