WASHINGTON, D.C., March 7, 2016 /3BL Media/ – As the countdown to World Wildlife Fund’s Earth Hour begins, individuals, businesses, cities and landmarks from around the globe prepare to switch off their lights for one hour to draw attention to the urgent need to address climate change.
Major landmarks across the US, including The Empire State Building, the Space Needle and the Santa Monica Pier will also join together in this iconic and powerful movement.
By Ron Cotterman, Vice President of Sustainability for Sealed Air
The climate challenges we’re facing require new ways of thinking, new ways of acting, and new ways of creating value. We’re all part of the solution but business must play a key role in defining and delivering this future state, as business has the resources, the ambition and the expertise to drive actions and outcomes that balance the economic and environmental needs of society. Specifically, business must deliver sustainable results that decouple economic growth from environmental impacts. But how?
CHARLOTTE, N.C., February 24, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE) today announced its partnership with World Wildlife Fund’s Climate Savers program in an effort to collaborate and advance work to mitigate the effects of climate change globally. The Company made the announcement today with the Climate Savers team at the GreenBiz event in Scottsdale, Arizona.
In 2014, a small winery in the central coast of California experienced a dramatic reduction in the flow of its groundwater wells, severely limiting the amount of water available for production, and threatening the viability of the entire operation.
WILDLABS.NET unveiled at WWF’s Fuller Symposium in Washington, DC
Washington, DC, November 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ – United for Wildlife, with support from Google.org and ARM, today launched a conservation technology network to close the information-sharing gap in the fight against illegal wildlife trade and other pressing issues facing our planet. The online network will foster a global community of users to share best practices and to identify technology-based solutions to evolving conservation challenges.
One grand prize winner will receive an exclusive, custom seven-day safari for two in Kenya provided by Natural Habitat Adventures
November 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ - World Wildlife Fund (WWF) announced today a sweepstakes for a seven-day/six-night safari to the famed Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. This experience is custom-designed by Natural Habitat Adventures for the sweepstakes and not available anywhere else.
The sweepstakes aims to raise awareness for the efforts of WWF and on-the-ground partners in Kenya, who have worked together for years to protect elephants, rhinos and other wildlife by fighting illegal wildlife trade, minimizing human-wildlife conflict, and protecting critical habitat.
WASHINGTON, September 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ - World Wildlife Fund (WWF) announced today that more than one million Americans signed the organization's public comment petition in support of a new proposed rule from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) to prevent illegal African elephant ivory from being imported and sold in the United States.
Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation supports effort to protect one of the last viable habitats for endangered elephants, tigers and orangutans
WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 11, 2015 /3BL Media/ - One of the last places on Earth where Sumatran elephants, tigers and orangutans coexist in the wild has received long-term protection. The Indonesian Ministry of Forestry approved a conservation concession – a lease of the land – covering 100,000 acres of rain forest in Sumatra, Indonesia.
An access road in a peatland forest on Indonesia’s Sumatra island. As Southeast Asia’s largest economy grows, swathes of biodiverse forests across the archipelago have been cleared to make way for paper and palm oil plantations, placing animals such as orangutans and Sumatran tigers in danger of extinction.