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Latest News

WFN & Brazilian NGO IPÊ celebrate 25 years of partnership

New report highlights how winning a Whitley Award impacts a conservationist’s media profile and career trajectory

£1million raised for conservation

20 things to feel positive about from 2018

Deeper investment with nearly £600k granted to nine Whitley Alumni

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Enjoy highlights from our 25th anniversary Hope Gala at the Natural History Museum

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Sir David Attenborough, WFN Trustee

The Whitley Fund for Nature is unique. It doesn’t put its own people on the ground but seeks out local leaders who are already succeeding. It puts its money where it really counts, where every penny counts.

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HRH The Princess Royal, WFN Patron

WFN is one of the most cost effective and direct impact charities working to protect the environment.

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Kate Humble, WFN Ambassador

This is what the Whitley Awards are all about – recognising small-scale, effective grassroots leaders and helping them expand their work.

Winners Projects

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Sri Lanka

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Colombia

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Argentina

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