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AWF story
Before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, thousands of visitors from around the world would come to the Great Lakes region in Africa every year. Countries like Uganda and Tanzania offer some of the ...  read more
AWF story
Tomorrow will be my day of fetching water. Mom says I'm old enough now. This way, she can use that time to work and make money for our family. This is a big deal for me because I'll have to miss schoo...  read more
Humankind and Nature
source: https://library.wmo.int/
"...2020 was also a year of extreme weather and climate disruption, fuelled by anthropogenic climate change (...) forcing many millions from their homes." United Nations Secretary-General  read more
Humankind and Nature
source: preventingfuturepandemics.org*
A new international coalition, whose members include Conservation International, Wildlife Conservation Society, Harvard Global Health Institute, EcoHealth Alliance, WWF, Rainforest Alliance, and The N...  read more
source: Oxfam*
This quote by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres is highlighted in a new report by Oxfam. The coronavirus pandemic exposed and increased inequalities. It has shown us the importance of ...  read more
Humankind and Nature
source: The Guardian*
Dive through the multiple layers that constitute the submarine world and discover the different ways human pollution impacts our oceans.  read more
Humankind and Nature
source: The New Yorker*
We highly recommend this feature, showing us Humankind and Nature synergy between Monarch butterflies and indigenous communities in Mexico and how they are being impacted by climate change.  read more
Safe Water
Water Scarcity Valuing Water: this year, we want to highlight some of the most pressing issues arising from the lack of Access to Safe Water. In this video, we focus on Water Scarcity and how it's dir...  read more
Humankind and Nature
source: United Nations*
"Making Peace With Nature: a scientific blueprint to tackle the climate, biodiversity and pollution emergencies," is the UN's first synthesis report gathering evidence from global environmen...  read more
AWF story
Thea Bechshøft, Polar Bears International research advisor/facilitator, on Traditional Ecological Knowledge, the role of technology in conservation, Climate Change as the overarching threat to po...  read more
AWF story
Gary Shaye, Azimuth World Foundation's Vice Chairperson, talks about the impact of COVID-19 on the world and his collaboration of over 40 years with Save the Children. You have been collaborating with...  read more
Safe Water
AWF story
Partnering with quality organizations around the world is a fundamental principle for AWF. It was a privilege to have the opportunity to bring our first project to life with Water Mission, a leading i...  read more

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