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World Wildlife Fund, Zamibia

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World Wildlife Fund- Zamibia
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Avenue du Mont-Blanc
1196 Gland
Switzerland

Description

What is WWF?

  • WWF is one of the world's largest conservation organizations.
  • It was conceived on the 29th April 1961.
  • Its first office opened in September 1961 in the Swiss town of Morges.
  • The central secretariat for the network  - called WWF International - is now located in Gland, Switzerland.
  • WWF is an independent foundation registered under Swiss law.
  • The organization has offices in more than 80 countries around the world.
  • It employs around 6,200 full time staff
  • ...and values the support of more than 5 million people.
  • Over the 50 years since it was founded, WWF has invested around US$11.5 billion in more than 13,000 projects

What is WWF's mission?

WWF’s mission is to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature, by:

  • conserving the world’s biological diversity
  • ensuring that the use of renewable natural resources is sustainable
  • promoting the reduction of pollution and wasteful consumption.
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