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World Wide Fund for Nature India (WWF-India)

WWF-India's goal is the protection of India’s ecological security through the following broad programme objectives
?        Ensuring conservation of the country’s biodiversity,major ecosystems and critical landscapes.
?        Minimising wasteful consumption and promotionof sustainable and wise use of natural resources by all sectors of society
?        Promoting the active involvement of rural and traditional communities in the sustainable management and conservation of natural resources.
?        Working towards reduction in the sources and impacts of climate change.
?        Minimising pollution,reducing the use of toxic chemicals and ensuring improved management of toxic waste
?        Enhancing active participation of all sections of society in nature conservation and environmental protection through environmental education,awareness raising and capacity building
?        Ensuring that environmental principles are integrated into development planning,policy and practices
?        Promoting environmental governance through legiglation,policy and advocacy
WWF-India has been working to promote harmony between human beings and nature for more than four decades.

Today, it is recognized as a premier conservation NGO in the country dealing with nature conservation, environmental protection and development-related issues. At a time when the Web of Life has come under increasing threats, WWF-India's attempts have been to find and implement solutions so that human beings can live in harmony with nature, and leave for future generations a world rich in natural resources and natural wonders.


Date of Establishment:

27-Nov, 1969

Purpose of Organization:

To stop the degradation of the planet's natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature, by:
?        conserving the world's biological diversity
?        ensuring that the use of renewable natural resources is sustainable
?        promoting the reduction of pollution and wasteful consumption.
Countries in which organization is active:
  • India

Contact Details
Street Address:
172-B, Lodi Estate,
Zip Code:
110 003
City/Town:
New Delhi
State/Province/Other:
Delhi
Country:
India
Telephone No.:
91 11 415 04814/415 04779
Fax Phone:
011 91 11 462 6837
Website:
http://www.wwfindia.org
Email:
shayat@wwfindia.net
Organization founded:
Nov-27-1969

NGO Information
Focal Area:
  • Biodiversity
  • Climate Change
  • International Waters
  • Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)
  • Organization Type:
  • Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
  • Geographic Scope:
  • National

  • Contact Person
    Name:
    Mr. Ravi Singh Key Contact Person
    Position:
    CEO
    Email:
    ravisinghwwfindia.net

    Contact Person
    Name:
    Mr. Ravi Singh (Samar Singh) Key Contact Person
    Position:
    CEO/ Secretary General
    Street Address:
    172-B, Lodi Estate,
    Zip Code:
    110003
    City/Town:
    New Delhi
    State/Province/Other: Delhi
    Country:
    India
    Telephone No.:
    91-11-41504814
    Email:
    ravisinghwwfindia.net


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