The WWF is run at a local level by the following offices...
- WWF Global
- Central African Republic
- Central America
- Democratic Republic of the Congo
- European Policy Office
CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES
Over the past 40 years it is estimated that human activities have wiped out up to half of the planet’s wildlife. In many places this has meant the extinction of some of the world’s most iconic animals. Much of Myanmar’s wildlife still thrives, but its future is at a crossroads.Learn More
Every second a forested area the size of a football field is razed from our earth. Though deforestation rates in Myanmar are among the highest in the world, this country still has some of the most extensive forest cover in the whole of Southeast Asia.Learn More
RIVERS AT RISK
Our earth’s once mighty rivers are bowing to the pressures of a growing population. Hope in Myanmar comes in the form of the majestic Ayeyarwady, one of the last long, free-flowing rivers on the entire planet.Learn More
Seven billion people are having a big impact on our planet. CO2 emissions have skyrocketed and consumer goods have left us inundated with litter. Uniquely, Myanmar has a chance to choose a sustainable development journey fueled by clean, green energy.Learn More
FROM THE FIELD
Tha Bar Wa supports Industries needs technically and professionally by producing a pool of local experts
Tha Bar Wa project organised a follow-up of Energy Efficiency (EE) Training of Trainers (ToT) from 19th to 27th September, the training focused on how to conduct factory assessment on-site.
Meet the Forest Man
Ko Zin Lin Tun is a tall guy with tanned skin. He goes by Zin, Sayar Zin, or Ko Zin. He’s funny, but not usually a smiler. Zin works as a Community Forestry and Restoration Specialist with WWF-Myanmar. The work he does is critical to protecting the forests he cares so much about. Maybe that’s why he usually looks serious. Zin is working to save Dawna Tenasserim – an amazing and huge landscape with 80% forest cover ...
the connection between roads and ecosystems
There is just one high-speed road in Myanmar. The Yangon-Mandalay expressway is 587 kilometres of concrete that starts at the commercial capital of Yangon and trails north all the way to Naypyidaw, the actual capital, and finally to the economic hub of Mandalay.
Opportunities for green finance for sustainable production
On August 23rd Tha Bar Wa, in collaboration with the Department of Small & Medium Enterprises Development, Directorate Industrial Supervision & Inspection of the Ministry of Industry, organized a workshop on green finance for SMEs businesses at SME center in Yangon.