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
OUR CREEKS ARE DRYING UP
“Our creek is drying up. By next month, it will have already run out of water,” said 49-year old Pastor Saw Nane Ray. As he speaks he stares at the shrinking Phut Lato creek.
MAKING WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANTS POSSIBLE
A Step by Step Process of Tha Bar WA and Silvery Pearl Dairy for Wastewater Treatment Plant
THIS IS OUR FUTURE: Myanmar's climate advocates
All over the world young people are standing up to demand urgent action on climate change. The ‘Fridays for Future’ movement, launched by Swedish climate advocate Greta Thunberg, has galvanized the world’s youth – including in Myanmar.
Preparing for the future
Throughout 2019 WWF has been working closely with the Forest Department of Myanmar to take significant steps toward establishing the country’s first Wildlife Ranger College. Nick Cox, WWF Myanmar’s Conservation Director, explains the logic behind setting up the college and what it will mean for wildlife rangers and other wildlife division staff desperately in need of the tools to prepare them for a future protecting ...