WWF Adria was officially established at the beginning of 2015 although WWF has been active in the Dinaric Arc region for more than 15 years. WWF plays a key role in protecting the biodiversity of the Dinaric Arc region, part of the larger Mediterranean and Danube-Carpathian ecoregion.
With its head office in Zagreb, Croatia, WWF Adria works in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, FYR Macedonia, Kosovo*, Slovenia and Serbia. WWF Adria is a branch of, and acts through, the WWF Mediterranean Programme established by WWF International to protect forests, marine and freshwater ecosystems in the Mediterranean.
* This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244/99 and the IJC opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence.