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Vincent Biruta, MOP 28 President, gavels the adoption of the Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol

Climate wins as another global deal to limit emissions is reached

15 Oct 2016 Read more »
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WWF is concerned about the fate of Mediterranean swordfish

As the ICCAT meeting of the Standing Committee on Research and Statistics (SCRS) brought to a close its preparatory session that will support ...

07 Oct 2016 Read more »
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Paris Agreement approved at COP22

Statement on the entry-into-force of the Paris Agreement

04 Oct 2016 Read more »
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CITES17 Logo_Sly

World takes bold steps to protect wildlife at CITES CoP

Conference is major success for wildlife conservation

04 Oct 2016 Read more »
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Saving Doñana: From Danger to Prosperity by Dalberg

Drying Doñana in danger of losing World Heritage status

Europe’s historic Doñana National Park could be added to UNESCO’s List of World Heritage in Danger unless immediate action is taken against multiple ...

15 Sep 2016 Read more »
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Towards COP22

COP22 in Marrakech, 7 -18 November 2016

The next round of the United Nations climate change negotiations, the Conference of the Parties (COP), will be held in Marrakesh, Morocco, 7–18 ...

14 Sep 2016 Read more »
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An ardent ornithologist from early childhood, Dr Luc Hoffmann obtained a PhD in Zoology from Basel University and authored more than 60 books and publications on birds and their habitats.

An environmental visionary and a father to WWF

The extraordinary life of Dr Luc Hoffmann

22 Jul 2016 Read more »
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Veliki skok u Legradu

Big Jump events celebrate healthy rivers in Austria, Slovenia, Hungary, Croatia and Serbia

This Sunday join 1000's of people asking for river protection

08 Jul 2016 Read more »
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The start of the Balkan Rivers Tour on April 16 in Slovenia.

Paddles against dams: kayakers unite to protect one of the last wild rivers in Europe

16 May 2016 Read more »
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Trawlers operating in the Mediterranean Sea.

WWF welcomes EU campaign to tackle crisis of Mediterranean fish stocks, calls for urgent and collective action

Brussels, Belgium, 27 April 2016 – The EU Commission unveiled today its new campaign #MedFish4ever, with the European Commissioner for the ...

27 Apr 2016 Read more »
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The Morača River canyon, Montenegro.

Montenegro commits to maintaining water for nature

22 Feb 2016 Read more »
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Sandeel fisheries Arenys del Mar Spain

WWF calls for urgent European action to save Mediterranean fisheries

10 Feb 2016 Read more »
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Unloading fish from Spanish longliner

Tough EU illegal fishing legislation needs stronger implementation to reach full potential, say NGOs

The European Unions regulation to prevent, deter and eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing has made an ...

02 Feb 2016 Read more »
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NGOs welcome EU move to fight illegal fishing through vessel numbering scheme

NGOs welcome EU move to fight illegal fishing through vessel numbering scheme

Today, the Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), Oceana and WWF welcomed a new European Commission requirement that all EU fishing vessels, and ...

21 Jan 2016 Read more »
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Areas of high interactions between Blue Growth and sites of conservation interest

WWF: The Mediterranean Sea won’t sustain our economy if we don’t turn the tide now

19 Jan 2016 Read more »
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Paris COP21 ushers in global transition

In a moment described as historic by many commentators, the world’s governments finalized a global agreement in Paris on 12 December that lays the ...

13 Jan 2016 Read more »
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Children play on Simpang Mengayau beach in the north west tip of Borneo, an area that is an emerging eco tourism destination in the Tun Mustapha Park.

Reflecting back, looking forward

An exciting year gives way to new challenges

25 Dec 2015 Read more »
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A two kilometre human chain was formed in Paris to call for stronger action from governments.

Governments Set Course for Ambitious Action on Climate Change; More Immediate Steps Needed

“The climate talks in Paris did more than produce an agreement – this moment has galvanized the global community toward large-scale collaborative ...

15 Dec 2015 Read more »
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People's Climate March, Rome, Italy

COP21: A Milestone in Global Climate Efforts

30 Nov 2015 Read more »
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WWF Team at ICCAT Genoa, Italy, 2014

ICCAT: bluefin tuna recovery on track but illegal fishing still to be tackled, swordfish at risk, says WWF

Barcelona, November 17th, 2015 – As the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) closes its 24th regular meeting today ...

17 Nov 2015 Read more »