Conservation success stories
Polar bear summit to address climate threat
The polar bear conservation treaty agreed 40 years ago by the five countries with polar bear ...
Accelerating climate change demands action
Climate change is happening faster, more intensely and often at unprecedented rates of change ...
Protecting the world’s special places and species
In November 2014 the World Parks Congress will be held in Sydney Australia.
Oil drilling banned in top marine priority area
A decade-long campaign to protect a global marine conservation priority area has succeeded with the ...
Progress in curbing the shark fin trade
In Hong Kong, WWF has gained significant support for its campaign to stop shark fin consumption.
Positive moves towards sustainable fishing
The world’s largest pollock fishery has gained certification by the Marine Stewardship Council ...
Earth Hour goes blue!
Earth Hour 2014, on Saturday 29 March, will see the launch of a new phase in the development of ...
Pope Francis calls for protection of the Amazon
In Brazil at the World Youth Day in July, during the first international trip of his papacy, Pope ...
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 ...