Conservation news & stories
African Development Bank and WWF call for urgent action to combat wildlife crime
The African Development Bank (AfDB) and WWF will launch today a joint global call for action and ...
UN chief takes poaching concerns to Security Council
The UN Security Council today will be briefed on the threat to peace and security posed by Central ...
EU fisheries ministers use bullying tactics to allow overfishing
Despite negotiating through the night to save fisheries in Europe it is becoming clear that ...
A second chance for a trapped whale shark
Fishermen rescue and released a juvenile whale shark trapped in their fishing nets
The Carpathian Convention at 10: On the map, but much left to do
The Carpathians turn 10 years old this month but it has only been only relatively recently that the ...
Photos offer rare glimpse into panda habitat
WWF today released dozens of photographs and video footage of endangered species captured by camera ...
Royal event to tackle illegal wildlife trade
Prince Charles, Prince William and the UK government hosted a conference today to call for action ...
Total to keep out of Virunga World Heritage Site
French oil giant Total has affirmed that it will not explore for oil within of Virunga National ...
WWF presses Total for protection of World Heritage Sites
WWF is calling for assurances from Total that it will keep out of DRC’s Virunga National Park and ...
WWF tool measures cumulative impact of hydropower, mining projects in Amazon
WWF calls for a common vision for Amazonian river basins that are the site of large-scale mining ...
+41 22 364 9550
Emergency Contact (1800 CET onwards and weekends):
+41 79 559 6360