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World Wildlife Fund Canada
Founded 1967
Founder Alan MacNaughton
Type Charitable trust
Focus Environmentalism
Area served
National and international
Method Lobbying, research, consultancy
Key people
David Miller, President and CEO[1]
Slogan For a Living Planet
Website wwf.ca

WWF-Canada (also known as World Wildlife Fund Canada) is one of Canada's largest conservation organizations and is a member of the WWF global network, actively contributing to the protection, management and restoration of the environment. Its name remains World Wildlife Fund in Canada and the United States, but is known as World Wide Fund for Nature around the world.

Mission statement[edit]

On its official website, the organization's mission is:

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. [2]



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