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AWF and African Union Launch Historic Conservation Partnership

  • 12/05/16
  • Addis Adaba, Ethiopia

In recognizing the important economic and social development transition that Africa is making, and the central role that natural resources management and conservation plays, the African Union Commission and the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF), have signed a memorandum of understanding.

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AWF Partners with Emmy-Award Winning Series

  • 11/29/16
  • Washington, D.C.

On Wednesday, November 30, “Priceless” will be broadcast on the National Geographic Channel at 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. CT.

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AWF Named a Top Charity by CharityWatch

  • 11/18/16
  • Washington, D.C.
A pair of elephants

African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) is proud to announce it has been included in CharityWatch’s list of top-rated charities.

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AWF on the Hanoi Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade

  • 11/16/16
  • Washington, D.C.

The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) commends Vietnam for destroying two tons of ivory and 70 kilograms of rhino horn on 12 November ahead of the Hanoi Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade on 17-18 November.

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U.S. Senate Votes to End Wildlife Trafficking

  • 10/07/16
  • Washington, D.C.
A pair of rhino, one species protected under the END Act

UPDATE: On Friday, 7 October, President Obama signed the END Wildlife Trafficking Act, an important step in the fight against wildlife crime.

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