News

2006 Winner, Supi Seshan, writes about the Western Ghat’s new status in the Hindustan Times

Continuation Funding has been awarded to six past Whitley Award winners to aid the scale up of their successful work

Dami will receive £27,000 in project funding to support collaboration with WWF’s Heart of Borneo Programme

Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka pays moving tribute to Ruhondeza, a gorilla who has played an important part in her successful work

Research by 2010 Whitley Award winner, Pablo Borboroglu, has shown the flightless Chubut Steamerduck is vulnerable.

Didiher Chacon is working to protect nesting Leatherback turtles in Costa Rica

Whitley Award winners Sergei Bereznuk and Erika Cuellar have been named as winners of the 2012 Rolex Awards for Enterprise.

Hotlin Ompusunggu’s innovative work to conserve the rainforests of Borneo is featured in a new book by Stanley Johnson.

WFN Patron, HRH The Princess Royal’s speech at the 2012 Awards can be viewed here.

Rodrigo Medellin, Josia Razafindramanana, Inza Koné & Joanna Alfaro Shigueto (pictured) interviewed by the BBC

The Winners of the Whitley Awards 2012 received their prizes from WFN Patron, HRH The Princess Royal, on 9th May.

Lisel Alamilla, of Belize has been named as her Country’s new Minister of Forestry, Fisheries, and Sustainable Development