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“Whale Cam” Attached to Minke in a World-first

By   /  February 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on “Whale Cam” Attached to Minke in a World-first

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: “Whale Cam” Attached to Minke in a World-first For the first time ever, scientists in Antarctica have attached a camera to a minke – one of the most poorly understood of all the whale species. And in an incredible bonus for researchers, the camera (which […]

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WWF Statement On Bridgestone’s Global Sustainable Procurement Policy

By   /  February 14, 2018  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement On Bridgestone’s Global Sustainable Procurement Policy

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement On Bridgestone’s Global Sustainable Procurement Policy In response to Bridgestone’s announcement of its new Global Sustainable Procurement Policy, with commitments to a sustainable supply chain for natural rubber, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following statement from Kerry Cesareo, vice president, forests. “Unsustainable […]

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WWF Statement on the FY19 Presidential Budget Proposal

By   /  February 13, 2018  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on the FY19 Presidential Budget Proposal

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on the FY19 Presidential Budget Proposal In response to significant foreign assistance funding reductions proposed in the President’s FY2019 budget request, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released the following statement from Todd Shelton, vice president of U.S. government relations: “Congress has long provided strong […]

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WWF Statement on Hong Kong’s Move to Ban Ivory Trade

By   /  February 6, 2018  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on Hong Kong’s Move to Ban Ivory Trade

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on Hong Kong’s Move to Ban Ivory Trade In response to Hong Kong’s decision to completely ban domestic ivory trade by 2021, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following from Jan Vertefeuille, senior director for advocacy:   “It’s hard to overstate the importance […]

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WWF Statement on the State of the Union Address

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on the State of the Union Address

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on the State of the Union Address Date January 30, 2018 Media Contact In This Press Release In response to tonight’s State of the Union address by President Donald J. Trump, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following statement from Todd Shelton, vice […]

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2017 Ranks Among Three Warmest Years Ever

By   /  January 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on 2017 Ranks Among Three Warmest Years Ever

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: 2017 Ranks Among Three Warmest Years Ever ** Versión en español abajo ** In response to data released today by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) declaring 2017 a top-three record-warm year globally, World Wildlife Fund issued the following statement from Lou Leonard, senior […]

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2017: top-three record-warm year globally | Press Releases | WWF

By   /  January 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on 2017: top-three record-warm year globally | Press Releases | WWF

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: 2017: top-three record-warm year globally | Press Releases | WWF In response to data released today by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) declaring 2017 a top-three record-warm year globally, World Wildlife Fund issued the following statement from Lou Leonard, senior vice president of […]

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Prepairing for a Warming World: 2017’s Scorching Temperatures and Billion-Dollar Disasters | Press Releases | WWF

By   /  January 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Prepairing for a Warming World: 2017’s Scorching Temperatures and Billion-Dollar Disasters | Press Releases | WWF

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: Prepairing for a Warming World: 2017’s Scorching Temperatures and Billion-Dollar Disasters | Press Releases | WWF ** Versión en español abajo ** In response to data released today from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) declaring 2017 as the 3rd warmest year ever in the […]

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WWF Statement on Proposed Arctic Offshore Drilling Leases

By   /  January 5, 2018  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on Proposed Arctic Offshore Drilling Leases

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on Proposed Arctic Offshore Drilling Leases Date January 04, 2018 Media Contact In This Press Release In response to today’s US Department of Interior proposal to reopen America’s Arctic Ocean to risky offshore drilling, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released the following statement from […]

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WWF Statement on Closure of Domestic Ivory Markets in China

By   /  December 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on Closure of Domestic Ivory Markets in China

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on Closure of Domestic Ivory Markets in China Date December 30, 2017 Media Contact In This Press Release In response to China officially closing its domestic ivory markets, effective December 31, 2017, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following statement from Ginette Hemley, […]

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WWF Statement on the Pebble Partnership’s Permit Application to Develop Pebble Mine

By   /  December 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on the Pebble Partnership’s Permit Application to Develop Pebble Mine

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on the Pebble Partnership’s Permit Application to Develop Pebble Mine Date December 21, 2017 Media Contact In This Press Release In response to the Pebble Partnership’s plans to file its first permit applications to develop Pebble Mine in the headwaters of Alaska’s Bristol […]

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Scientists Discover 115 New Species in Greater Mekong Region: WWF Report

By   /  December 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Scientists Discover 115 New Species in Greater Mekong Region: WWF Report

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: Scientists Discover 115 New Species in Greater Mekong Region: WWF Report Bangkok, Thailand – December 19, 2017 – A crocodile lizard that has been turned into a cartoon character, a snail-eating turtle discovered in a Thai food market and a horseshoe bat that would not […]

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WWF: WTO again fails to end harmful fisheries subsidies

By   /  December 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF: WTO again fails to end harmful fisheries subsidies

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF: WTO again fails to end harmful fisheries subsidies The 11th Ministerial Conference (MC11) of the World Trade Organization (WTO) came to a close today in Buenos Aires, Argentina, without reaching an agreement to end the environmental harm and trade distortions caused by fisheries subsidies. […]

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WWF Statement on the One Planet Summit

By   /  December 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on the One Planet Summit

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on the One Planet Summit Date December 12, 2017 Media Contact In This Press Release Following the closure of the One Planet Summit, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following statement from Lou Leonard, senior vice president, climate change and energy: “Two years […]

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$25 Million Gift to Support Conservation and Environmental Education Programs

By   /  December 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on $25 Million Gift to Support Conservation and Environmental Education Programs

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: $25 Million Gift to Support Conservation and Environmental Education Programs WASHINGTON, D.C. – World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Duke University today announced a $25 million gift from Jeff and Laurie Ubben. Of the total, $20 million will support WWF’s wildlife conservation programs, and $5 million […]

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Consumers in China Widely Support Upcoming Ivory Ban, but Awareness is Low, Largest-ever Ivory Consumer Survey Finds

By   /  December 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Consumers in China Widely Support Upcoming Ivory Ban, but Awareness is Low, Largest-ever Ivory Consumer Survey Finds

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: Consumers in China Widely Support Upcoming Ivory Ban, but Awareness is Low, Largest-ever Ivory Consumer Survey Finds Beijing, China – December 12, 2017—As a landmark ban on domestic elephant ivory trade comes into effect in China at the end of this month, TRAFFIC and World […]

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WWF calls on WTO to end subsidized overfishing and illegal fishing

By   /  December 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF calls on WTO to end subsidized overfishing and illegal fishing

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF calls on WTO to end subsidized overfishing and illegal fishing WWF is calling for member governments of the World Trade Organization (WTO) to agree to end the environmental harm and trade distortions caused by fisheries subsidies. Fisheries subsidies is one of the key issues […]

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Unseen Benefits of Saving Wild Tigers Unveiled in New Report

By   /  November 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Unseen Benefits of Saving Wild Tigers Unveiled in New Report

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: Unseen Benefits of Saving Wild Tigers Unveiled in New Report November 27, 2017 – Money invested by governments, aid agencies and funds raised by supporters across the globe to save wild tigers have unseen benefits for Asia’s wildlife and millions of people, according to a […]

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WWF Reponse to the Release of the Global Water Strategy

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Reponse to the Release of the Global Water Strategy

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Reponse to the Release of the Global Water Strategy Date November 20, 2017 Media Contact In This Press Release In response to the release of the Global Water Strategy by the US Department of State and the US Agency for International Development, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released the […]

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WWF Statement on U.S. Import of Elephant Trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia | Press Releases | WWF

By   /  November 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on U.S. Import of Elephant Trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia | Press Releases | WWF

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on U.S. Import of Elephant Trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia | Press Releases | WWF Date November 20, 2017 Media Contact In response to the U.S. government’s announcement that it would put on hold a decision to allow import of elephant trophies from […]

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