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Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF Congratulates the Government of Fujairah on the addition of Wadi Wurayah to UNESCO’s World Network of Biosphere Reserves

Emirates Wildlife Society in association with World Wide Fund for Nature (EWS-WWF) congratulates the Government of Fujairah on the designation of ...

02 Aug 2018 Read more »

MOEI and EWS-WWF release list of top ten policy priorities for UAE to achieve its 2050 renewable energy target

The UAE Ministry of Energy and Industry (MOEI) and Emirates Wildlife Society in association with WWF (EWS-WWF) today released a joint report ...

12 Jun 2018 Read more »

Numbers aren’t enough – why connecting to nature is key to success

Why CSR is vital to today’s businesses

15 May 2018 Read more »

OPINION PIECE: Our Ancestors Looked After Nature Instinctively and Consistently

In the Year of Zayed, we have many reasons to commemorate the 21st National Environment Day, inspired by the values of our nation’s founding father ...

29 Mar 2018 Read more »

E-mobility and Renewable Energy

How EVs could boost the rise of renewables - and vice versa

17 Jan 2018 Read more »

Yas Mall partners with Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF to launch new environmentally-friendly initiatives in 2018

Yas Mall – the largest mall in Abu Dhabi – has partnered with the Emirates Wildlife Society in association with the WWF (EWS-WWF), to launch a series ...

08 Jan 2018 Read more »

Opinion Piece: “Cut a path, but don’t cut a tree”: Remembering the Late Sheikh Zayed

Opinion piece by Ghada Nabil, Senior Communications Officer at Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF

08 Jan 2018 Read more »

UN Climate Talks at COP 23

WWF to Participate in UN Climate Talks at COP 23

01 Nov 2017 Read more »

Opinion Piece: Going Green: Practical or unrealistic for today’s youth?

Opinion piece by Laila Mostafa Abdullatif, Director General, Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF

24 Oct 2017 Read more »

OPINION PIECE: The Tide is Turning: IMPAC4 Summarized by EWS-WWF Marine Biologist

In September 2017, managers, local communities, fishermen, researchers, and government officials eagerly came together at one of the world’s most ...

01 Oct 2017 Read more »

Corporate Partnership Report 2016

Transformational change depends on the energy, co‑operation and support of many parties

10 Sep 2017 Read more »

OPINION PIECE: The Myth of Bats Debunked: What to do if you find bats around your home?

Learn the roles of bats in our ecosystem and what you should do if you detect any.

22 Aug 2017 Read more »

Emirates Wildlife Society Implements Key Step in Strategic Partnership with Dubai’s Sustainable City

Emirates Wildlife Society Implements Key Step in Strategic Partnership with Dubai’s ‘Sustainable City’

18 Jul 2017 Read more »

Back-to-back mass coral bleaching of the Great Barrier Reef confirmed, as WWF releases dramatic new video

Gland/Sydney, 10 March 2017 – The Australian Government’s Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority confirmed today that one of the world’s greatest ...

14 Mar 2017 Read more »

Al-Futtaim Motors and Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF explore green transport solutions

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 8, 2017 – In the spirit of the 2017 declaration for the Year of Giving, Al-Futtaim Motors, leader in sustainable ...

08 Mar 2017 Read more »

UAE Trail Blazing Towards Sustainability Vision 2021 With Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT)

Global Electric Vehicle Road Trip (Global EVRT) makes its way to the UAE for the first time, launching the Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip ...

26 Jan 2017 Read more »

2016’s Record-Breaking Temperatures Signal Increased Need for Urgent International Action

UAE, Abu Dhabi – 19 January 2017: Today, NASA and the U.S National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) declared 2016 as the hottest year on ...

19 Jan 2017 Read more »

Following the announcement of the UAE Energy Plan 2050 EWS-WWF to Emphasise Renewable Energy Ambition at Abu Dhabi’s World Future Energy Summit

Abu Dhabi, UAE, 15 January 2017: Pursuant to the UAE’s Energy Plan 2050 announcement, and as key players from hundreds of public and private sector ...

16 Jan 2017 Read more »

A joint initiative by Mohammed Bin Rashid Global Centre for Endowment Consultancy and Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF

Want to support the Year of Giving? Join the first-of-its-kind endowment to support environment

04 Jan 2017 Read more »

Public-private partnerships key to success for budding Gulf Green Turtle Conservation initiative

Emirates Wildlife Society in association with WWF (EWS-WWF), is reaffirming how critical public-private partnerships are to protecting the Gulf’s ...

14 Dec 2016 Read more »

Wanted: leadership and collaboration on climate change

By Tanzeed Alam, Climate & Energy Director, EWS-WWF We live in interesting times. Just less than two weeks ago we were celebrating the Paris ...

20 Nov 2016 Read more »

Paris Agreement passes first stress test at COP22

MARRAKECH, Morocco (18 November, 2016) – In response to the close of COP22, Manuel Pulgar-Vidal, leader of WWF International’s Climate & Energy ...

18 Nov 2016 Read more »

Pioneering new research led by EWS-WWF to unearth UAE’s renewable energy potential

Emirates Wildlife Society in association with WWF (EWS-WWF), today announced its plan to assess the feasibility of up to 100% renewable energy in the ...

16 Nov 2016 Read more »

Marrakech presents opportunity to accelerate global climate action

Abu Dhabi, UAE (6 November 2016) – UN climate negotiators will have an unprecedented opportunity to accelerate global climate action when they meet ...

07 Nov 2016 Read more »

Paris agreement enters into force

Less than a year ago, 197 countries came together to deliver a universal climate agreement and, with it, a promise to work together to limit global ...

05 Nov 2016 Read more »

As global biodiversity declines, world’s food and energy systems hold solutions

Latest findings show global wildlife populations could drop two-thirds by 2020

01 Nov 2016 Read more »


UAE, Abu Dhabi – 17 October 2016: More than 170 countries – including the UAE – agreed to amend the Montreal Protocol to allow the phase out of ...

17 Oct 2016 Read more »

New Deal Secures Path to Clamp Down on Aviation Emissions

Montreal, Canada (6 October 2016) - Countries at the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) - the UN’s civil aviation body - have formally ...

10 Oct 2016 Read more »

Make a Difference Day 2016

Our partner Beach Rotana is organising their annual charity event - Make a Difference Day - on October 27 in Abu Dhabi in support of EWS-WWF marine ...

09 Oct 2016 Read more »

The UAE has ratified the Paris Climate Agreement but what comes next?

The 21st September will go down as a milestone with the UAE committing to tackle the threat of global climate change

28 Sep 2016 Read more »

Minister of Climate Change and Environment Affirms UAE’s Actions to Lower Carbon Emissions Voluntarily

H.E. Dr. Thani Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment and, Chairman of the Ecological Footprint Initiative Steering Committee, ...

28 Sep 2016 Read more »

EWS-WWF partners with Dubai Tourism to kick start the Dubai Sustainable Tourism Initiative

Dubai Tourism signs MoUs with four leading sustainability entities to kick-start the Dubai Sustainable Tourism Initiative

27 Sep 2016 Read more »

Global energy transition is underway

(Dubai, UAE 7 September 2016) – A new report from WWF-France called 15 Signals: Evidence the Energy Transition is Underway, highlights important ...

07 Sep 2016 Read more »

Giant panda no longer ‘endangered’ but iconic species still at risk

Hawaii, USA – 6 September 2016: In a welcome piece of good news for the world’s threatened wildlife, the giant panda has just been downgraded from ...

06 Sep 2016 Read more »

EWS-WWF Annual Report 2015

In 2015, EWS-WWF undertook a strategic review of our organisation and through this we identified a clear direction forwards. This culminated in the ...

21 Aug 2016 Read more »

Doctoral Fellowship Programme in Sustainability Studies at the University of California, Davis.

EWS-WWF partner The Sustainable City in Dubai announces a new Doctoral Fellowship programme in Sustainability Studies at the University of ...

07 Aug 2016 Read more »

Record growth in renewable energy, especially in developing countries – new report

(Abu Dhabi, 6th June, 2016) – A new report by REN21 shows record growth in renewable energy generating capacity, especially in developing countries.

06 Jun 2016 Read more »

EWS-WWF Launches Groundbreaking Marine Conservation Project on World Biodiversity Day

Emirates Wildlife Society in association with the World Wildlife Fund for Nature (EWS-WWF), is marking World Biodiversity Day (May 22) by launching a ...

22 May 2016 Read more »

The time is now to act on climate change

Action will require international collaboration on an unprecedented scale, a rapid shift away from fossil fuels to renewable sources of energy and ...

27 Apr 2016 Read more »

EWS-WWF entered into a climate change partnership with the Sustainable City

​EWS-WWF has signed a partnership with the Sustainable City to tackle climate change and promote energy conservation & solar power.

21 Apr 2016 Read more »






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