WWF for a living planet
World Wide Fund for nature was established in 1961. Today WWF operates in more than 100 countries, funds around 2000 conservation projects globally and employs almost 4000 people across the planet.
The organisation is mainly financed by donors and sponsors and with its 5 million members, it is the largest non-profit making nature conservation fund in the world.
WWF Mission statement
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
Read more at www.wwf.org and www.panda.org