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
THE ELEPHANT NEAR THE ROOM
In the early hours of an ordinary night in Myanmar, the earth beneath one town began to tremble. Saw Kyaw Naing Soe opened his eyes in the darkness, listened for a moment, and then closed them again with a murmur… “The elephants are back.”
All over the world there are ordinary people doing extraordinary things for our planet.