Conservation success stories
More Earth Hour 2013 successes
WWF’s 2013 Earth Hour campaign in Russia gained 127,000 supporters in favour of a ban on industrial ...
Call to stop trade and use of shark fin in Jakarta
The Vice-Governor of Indonesia’s Jakarta Province, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, has agreed to be a WWF ...
WWF cheers champions for sustainable fishing
Champions for sustainable fishing in the Mediterranean were recognised with Conservation Merit ...
UN body calls for no oil exploration in Virunga
Concerned about proposed oil exploration in Virunga National Park, UNESCO’s World Heritage ...
Virunga study shows its huge economic value
Virunga National Park could be worth US $1.1 billion per year if developed sustainably, rather than ...
Outstanding conservation leaders recognised
Two outstanding conservationists received Leaders for a Living Planet awards in June,
WWF honours young Peruvian marine conservationist
Kerstin Forsberg, a 28-year-old marine conservation biologist and campaigner has been awarded the ...
US gearing up to address climate change
The climate change plan announced in June by US President Barack Obama will place limits on carbon ...
Applause for new fishing rules in the Mediterranean
WWF has welcomed the first ever comprehensive management plan that aims to guarantee sustainable ...
UN Rivers Convention close to reality
Thirty countries have acceded to the UN convention on transboundary river use – only five countries ...