New Director General for WWF International
Dr Marco Lambertini, WWF International Director General Designate, speaking with the press at the launch of WWF-Korea in Seoul
WWF announced the appointment of Marco Lambertini as Director General of WWF International. With 25 years of global conservation leadership, Marco began his association with WWF as a youth volunteer growing up in Italy. Most recently he was Chief Executive of BirdLife International, the world’s largest partnership of national nature conservation civil society organizations in 120 countries with 3-million members.
Marco Lambertini officiated at the opening of the new WWF office in Seoul, capital of the Republic of Korea in March. WWF-Korea will focus on footprint issues such as climate change and renewable energy, and sustainable fisheries.
Original article posted: 06.02.2014 Updated: 27.02.2014