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Since it was founded in 1961, WWF has become one of the world's largest and most effective independent organizations dedicated to the conservation of nature. It has reached this status through a constant record of conservation achievements. WWF now operates in around 100 countries, supported by nearly five million people worldwide.

WWF Philippines News

  • Free The Sea Movement 2 In Baler

    Free The Sea Movement 2 In Baler

    The waves werent as strong as I remember it to be, yet there were still a few bodies paddling across the darkening waters of Baler, hoping to catch one last swell before calling it a day. On the horizon, the silhouette of the Sierra Made mountain range was capped in wispy clouds, and above, a hue of pink glowed across an overcast twilight. Us, we were happy just to be here, sprawled on the sand, with spicy chips on one hand and bottles of beer on another.

  • I Went To Baler Aurora To Join A Coastal Cleanup With REEF

    I Went To Baler Aurora To Join A Coastal Cleanup With REEF

    Last weekend of September 2017, I joined REEF on their Free the Sea Movement coastal cleanup drive with WWF. Our coastal cleanup only transpired for less than an hour along the shores of Sabang Beach in Baler, Aurora. We swiped about less than a kilometer of the coastal area but what we found was jaw-dropping. We collected about 100 kilos of waste. The bulk of what we collected in terms of volume was? CIGARETTE BUTTS!

  • Nasugbo Coastal Warriors Hamilo Coast And WWF Philippines

    Nasugbo Coastal Warriors Hamilo Coast And WWF Philippines

    Being close to natures wonders is a luxury in itself. With the breadth of its natural charms, Hamilo Coast ensures preservation of its natural bounty together with its long-standing partner WWF Philippines, a close ally in environmental stewardship.

    Together, Hamilo Coast and WWF have implemented several programs to guarantee the upkeep of the pristine, coastal surroundings.

    A focal point is Reef to Ridge Management, a program that centers on both the land and seas, acknowledging that everything that happens on the ridge, has a direct effect on the reef. A significant feat through this p ...

  • Coastal Warriors

    Coastal Warriors

    Being close to natures wonders is a luxury in itself. With the breadth of its natural charms, Hamilo Coast ensures preservation of its natural bounty together with its long-standing partner WWF Philippines (WWF), a close ally in environmental stewardship.

    Together, Hamilo Coast and WWF have implemented several programs to guarantee the upkeep of the pristine, coastal surroundings. A focal point is Reef to Ridge Management, a program that centers on both the land and seas, acknowledging that everything that happens on the ridge, has a direct effect on the reef. A significant feat through th ...

  • The Greener Way Is Not A Compromise

    The Greener Way Is Not A Compromise

    It must be our breathtaking beaches, mouthwatering cuisine, premium shopping malls, or famed warmth and hospitality thats drawing tourists in droves. According to the Department of Tourism, the Philippines welcomed 2,882,737 international visitors between January and May 2017 a 14.43 percent increase from the same period of the previous year.

    Interestingly, Filipinos themselves are just as eager to explore their home turf. Results from a Household Survey on Domestic Visitors conducted by the Philippine Statistics Authority revealed that three out of five Pinoys 15 years old and over travele ...

  • Green Wanderer Travel Fair Eco-tourism Is In YStyle

    Green Wanderer Travel Fair Eco-tourism Is In YStyle

    Depending on who you ask, theres no such thing as too much travel. The travel industry contributes around nine percent of the countrys total GDP, one out of 11 jobs are related to tourism and travel, and I dont think its dropping anytime soon and so are the effects of climate change and wasteful consumption.

    But that doesnt mean we have to stop flying. Nikki Huang, one of eight young Filipinos in WWFs National Youth Council, has always practiced sustainable travel with her family. The daughter of Store Specialists Inc. Group president Anton Huang, WWF and SSI both have a special place in he ...