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WWF has worked in Brazil since 1971, but officially opened its office there in 1996. WWF runs dozens of projects here in partnership with regional NGOs, universities and government agencies. It develops activities to support research, legislation, public policy, environmental education and communication. in particular, many conservation projects are aimed at stimulating sustainable economic alternatives that both involve and benefit local communities.

Founded: 30 August 1996




Edificio Jade Office - SGCV Lote 15,
Salas 319 e 420
Zona Industrial
Guará - Brasília DF CEP: 71215-650


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WWF in Brazil


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Latest Brazil News

Posted on 15 June 2015 | 

Delegates from around the world are now together in Bonn, Germany, at a meeting of the UN Framework ...

Posted on 15 June 2015 | 

REDPARQUES, the Latin American network of protected areas system directors is making progress ...

Posted on 18 May 2015 | 

A new research report commissioned by WWF concluded that the average EU citizen consumes 61 kg of ...

Posted on 16 May 2014 | 

A 12-day field survey of Brazil’s Juruena River will provide new information about the river’s ...

Posted on 14 January 2014 | 

The invisibility of soy on supermarket shelves masks the major contribution that it makes to ...

Posted on 16 May 2013 | 

WWF calls for a common vision for Amazonian river basins that are the site of large-scale mining ...

Posted on 06 May 2013 | 

Collaboration on forest monitoring outside Brazilian Amazon is announced

Posted on 20 September 2012 | 

Big agribusiness gets a pass from Brazilian House of Representatives on reforestation obligations, ...

Posted on 21 June 2012 | 

With negotiations at an end, WWF Director General Jim Leape today issued the following closing ...

Posted on 19 June 2012 | 

Despite a late night negotiating session, the revised text is a colossal failure of leadership and ...

The new protected areas will help protect the endangered Brazilian jaguar (Panthera onca) and other Amazon species.
© The new protected areas will help protect the endangered Brazilian jaguar (Panthera onca) and other Amazon species. © WWF / Michel Gunther

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