Warld Wide Fund for Naitur

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Warld Wide Fund for Naitur
TeepCharitable trust
FoonditAprile 29, 1961
(First office opened on September 11, 1961 in Morges, Swisserland)
Foonder(s)Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld Julian Huxley [1]
Max Nicholson
Peter Scott
Guy Mountfort
Godfrey A. Rockefeller [2]
Key fowkHRH The Duke o Edinburgh
(Preses Emeritus)
Yolanda Kakabadse
James Leape
(Director General)
Aurie servedWarldwide
Focus(es)Environmentalism, Conservation, Ecology
Method(s)Lobbyin, research, consultancy
Revenue525 million (2010) [3]
MottoFor a Livin Planet

The Warld Wide Fund for Naitur (WWF) is an internaitional non-govrenmental organization wirkin on issues regardin the conservation, research an restoration o the environment, umwhile named the Warld Wildlife Fund, which remains its offeecial name in Canadae an the Unitit States. It is the warld's lairgest independent conservation organization wi ower 5 million supporters warldwide, wirkin in mair nor 100 kintras, supportin aroond 1,300[4] conservation an environmental projects. WWF is a foondation,[5] in 2010 derivin 57% o funding frae individuals an bequests, 17% frae govrenment soorces (sic as the Warld Bank, DFID, USAID) an 11% frae corporations.[3]

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  1. "WWF in the 60's". World Wide Fund for Nature. Retrieved 2012-08-19.
  2. In Memoriam: Godfrey A. Rockefeller, World Wildlife Fund, January 29, 2010.
  3. 3.0 3.1 WWF-INT Annual Review (PDF). World Wide Fund for Nature. 2010. p. 43. Retrieved 21 July 2011.
  4. http://www.panda.org/about_wwf/where_we_work/project/
  5. "How is WWF run?". Retrieved 21 July 2011.