The Government of Peru, WWF and partners announce a commitment of $140 million to expand and effectively manage almost 17 million hectares of protected areas in the Amazon.

A milestone for Peru’s conservation and development

The Government of Peru, WWF and partners announce a commitment of $140 million to expand and effectively manage almost 17 ...
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The planet is at risk of losing 1 million species of plants and animals to extinction, many of them in the next few decades, a United Nations report has found.

Dire UN warning sounded over devastating loss of biodiversity

The planet is at risk of losing 1 million species of plants and animals to extinction, many of them in ...
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The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has requested the government of Japan to conduct an overhaul of the legal system governing its domestic ivory market.

Pressure mounts on Japan to act on call by CITES to close domestic ivory markets

The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has requested the government of Japan to conduct an overhaul of the legal system governing ...
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Elephants are still the most poached species for international trade in Sub-Saharan Africa’s UNESCO Biosphere Reserves despite intense conservation efforts, a three-year project by the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has found.

Elephants are still the most poached species, says new AWF study

Elephants are still the most poached species for international trade in Sub-Saharan Africa’s UNESCO Biosphere Reserves despite intense conservation efforts, ...
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Mozambique officially welcomes a specialised team of detection dogs and their handlers to Maputo.

AWF-trained wildlife detection dogs deployed to Mozambique borders

Mozambique officially welcomes a specialized team of detection dogs and their handlers to Maputo. Mozambique has officially welcomed a specialised ...
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The African Wildlife Foundation urges the DC Council to enact a proposed bill seeking to stop trade in ivory and rhino horn.

AWF supports DC Council’s push to ban ivory and rhino horn sales

The African Wildlife Foundation urges the DC Council to enact a proposed bill seeking to stop trade in ivory and ...
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A new study indicates that wild tiger populations in key tiger recovery sites across Asia have the potential to triple in size within a human generation given strong site management.

Wild tiger populations in key sites could triple in a generation, given optimal conditions

A new study indicates that wild tiger populations in key tiger recovery sites across Asia have the potential to triple ...
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African Wildlife Foundation president Kaddu Sebunya.

AWF to invest $25 million in African efforts to counter illegal wildlife trade

African Wildlife Foundation president Kaddu Sebunya. The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) will invest $25 million over the ...
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New statistics released by World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and TRAFFIC revealed that China’s ivory trade ban has had positive effects since coming into force at the beginning of 2018.

New studies show progress against ivory trade thanks to China ban

New statistics released by World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and TRAFFIC revealed that China’s ivory trade ban has had positive effects ...
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Nepal announced that there are now an estimated 235 wild tigers in the country, nearly doubling the baseline of around 121 tigers in 2009.

Nepal set to become first country to double wild tiger population

Nepal announced that there are now an estimated 235 wild tigers in the country, nearly doubling the baseline of around ...
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Game viewing prospects in Dodori National Reserve

Buffaloes are among wildlife found in Dodori National Reserve in Lamu County Lamu County Government in Kenya is set to ...
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