WWF Launches “Forests Forward,” a Global Program to Help Companies Deliver Lasting Science-Driven Strategies to Benefit Nature, Climate and People
June 09, 2021 19:19 ET | World Wildlife Fund
Washington, June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today World Wildlife Fund (WWF) launched “Forests Forward,” a new program that engages with companies and other stakeholders around the globe to deliver...
Consumption of Wildlife Drops Almost 30% Over Links to COVID-19
May 23, 2021 21:00 ET | World Wildlife Fund
Gland, Switzerland, May 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the World Health Assembly opens today against a backdrop of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, a new World Wildlife Fund commissioned report...
First Soy Traders Scorecard Shows Major Traders Are Not Taking Sufficient Action on Their Environmental and Social Commitments
May 19, 2021 11:06 ET | World Wildlife Fund
Washington, D.C., May 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global soy traders are not doing enough to prevent the devastating impacts of soy production on forests and other crucial ecosystems, nor do they...
Earth Hour 2021: WWF Hosts a Nationwide Meditation for the Planet
March 22, 2021 14:40 ET | World Wildlife Fund
Washington, DC, March 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Saturday, March 27 at 8:30 pm local time, Earth Hour, one of the world’s largest grassroots movements for the environment, will once again...
US Postal Service Could be Missing Link for Getting Surplus Food from Farms to Families
February 24, 2021 11:30 ET | World Wildlife Fund
Washington, DC, Feb. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new analysis from World Wildlife Fund (WWF) identifies the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a potential player in bringing fresh produce to...
WWF national branding campaign marks 2021 as the year to show your love
February 08, 2021 05:30 ET | World Wildlife Fund
Washington, DC, Feb. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Washington, DC – Today, World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the global conservation nonprofit known for its iconic panda logo, launched a national brand...
An Area Roughly the Size of California—166,000 Square Miles—Lost to Deforestation Worldwide Between 2004 and 2017
January 13, 2021 11:12 ET | World Wildlife Fund
Washington, DC, Jan. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than 166,000 square miles of forest habitat—an area roughly the size of California—were lost to deforestation in the tropics and subtropics...
Rosebud Sioux Tribe Welcome First Bison Home to Wolakota Buffalo Range
October 30, 2020 12:45 ET | World Wildlife Fund
MISSION, SOUTH DAKOTA, Oct. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Rosebud Economic Development Corporation (REDCO), with support from World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Rosebud Tribal Land Enterprise (TLE)...
World Wildlife Fund Joins the Walmart Foundation, Cargill, McDonald’s to Launch Million-Acre Grazing Initiative to Help Restore Grasslands, Address Climate Change
September 22, 2020 12:55 ET | World Wildlife Fund
Washington, DC, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cross-industry collaboration is crucial to meeting the global demand for protein while also addressing the urgency of climate change and nature...
68% Average Decline in Species Population Sizes Since 1970, Says New WWF Report
September 09, 2020 19:30 ET | World Wildlife Fund
Washington, DC, Sept. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Globally, monitored population sizes of mammals, fish, birds, reptiles, and amphibians have declined an average of 68% between 1970 and 2016,...