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WWF began its work in Colombia in 1964. In 1993 a Programme Office was formed which today focuses on the Northern Andes and the Chocó Biogeographic. Recently, WWF Colombia also started work in the Orinoco basin.


Luis Germán Naranjo, director de conservación de WWF-Colombia

WWF-Colombia’s Director of Conservation elected as member of the Colombian Academy of Exact, Physical and Natural Sciences

The Colombian Academy of Exact, Physical and Natural Sciences is one of the organizations that the Colombian government consults to make key ...

04 jul 2019 Leer más »
La Alianza público-privada para la Conservación de la Biodiversidad, el Territorio y la Cultura, liderada por Parques Nacionales Naturales y de la que hace parte WWF-Colombia, recibió el Ocean Awards 2019

The Colombian Alliance for Conservation that was Recognized Internationally for its Commitment to the Protection of Oceans

The public-private Alliance for the Conservation of Biodiversity, Territories, and Culture, led by the National Parks Authority and supported by ...

19 jun 2019 Leer más »
Alimentos Colombia

WWF and FOLU call for urgent action to align food systems, biodiversity and land use during 4th Assembly of the Tropical Forest Alliance (TFA)

The Tropical Forest Alliance Annual Meeting 2019, co-hosted by the Government of Colombia and TFA Colombia Alliance, took place from 6-8 May in ...

13 may 2019 Leer más »
Líderes de comunidades indígenas y campesinas de la Amazonia participaron en un taller de comunicaciones en Bogotá, Colombia

Communications to conserve the Amazon

Leaders from campesino and indigenous communities from the Amazon participated in a communications workshop in Bogota, Colombia. They obtained ...

18 abr 2019 Leer más »
Delfín rosado captado durante la expedición científica al Cuyabeno

New count for river dolphins in Cuyabeno, Ecuador

Ecuadorian and Colombian scientists carried out a scientific expedition to estimate the population size of these cetaceans in Ecuador’s northern ...

13 abr 2019 Leer más »
Dacnis flaviventer

“Those who like birds no longer want to buy them to keep them in cages; they want to see them in their natural habitat”

Says Luis Germán Naranjo, Director of Conservation and Governance at WWF-Colombia, regarding TRAFFIC’s most recent report, which highlights a ...

14 feb 2019 Leer más »
Delfín de río Amazonía

A New Categorization for River Dolphins in IUCN’s Red List

10 years later, the species Inia geoffrensis returns to IUCN’s Red List; this time under the “Endangered” (EN) Category, the second most alarming on ...

11 ene 2019 Leer más »
El Parque Regional Miraflores y Picachos es la primera área protegida regional de la Amazonia colombiana.

First regional protected area in Colombian Amazon declared

This declaration further increases WWF’s contribution to the establishment and expansion of protected areas in strategic ecosystems in Colombia. WWF ...

20 dic 2018 Leer más »