Conservation news & stories
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
Oil company Soco not to drill in Virunga World Heritage Site
Soco International PLC will end its operations in Africa’s oldest national park and also is ...
Civil society organisations warn governments: Stand with us, or step aside
More than 100 people held a demonstration in Bonn today, outside the hotel where the Ministers of ...
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