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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.

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Renewable energy

Latin America and the Caribbean move forward in their commitment to renewable energy

​Colombia and eight other countries in the region presented an ambitious plan during the Climate Action Summit in order to contribute directly to the ...

27 sep 2019 Leer más »
El programa Herencia Colombia (HECO) fue presentado en dos eventos en la Cumbre del Clima 2019 de la Asamblea General de Naciones Unidas realizada esta semana en laciudad de Nueva York, como una apuesta para hacerle frente al cambio climático a través de la protección efectiva de hábitats naturales prioritarios en Colombia.

Heritage Colombia: at the Climate Summit

Herencia Colombia (HECO) was presented at two events during the Climate Summit of the United Nations General Assembly held this week in New York ...

26 sep 2019 Leer más »
Dos mujeres hacen parte del programa de emprendedores forestales, que se dedica al monitoreo de bosques y recursos en Guaviare con el apoyo de WWF. Conoce sus testimonios.

Women who help conserve the forest in the third most deforested department of Colombia

The department of Guaviare, in the Colombian Amazon, ranks third among the most deforested in the country, according to the most recent government ...

21 ago 2019 Leer más »
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 »
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