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Troubled Waters: Biological invasion of the Kafue River

For decades, foreign invading plants and animals have enjoyed unrestricted access to new environments within Zambia. Some of these have spread and ...

31 Oct 2017 Read more »

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ZYCALA launch

WWF, Gaia Education & YEFI launch ZYCALA

On October 23rd 2017, alongside Gaia Education and Young Emerging Farmers Initiative we officially launched the Zambian Youth for Conservation, ...

12 Nov 2017 Read more »
Three Spotted Tilapia

Troubled Waters: Biological invasion of the Kafue River

For decades, foreign invading plants and animals have enjoyed unrestricted access to new environments within Zambia. Some of these have spread and ...

31 Oct 2017 Read more »
Herd of Elephants in Sioma Ngwezi NP

Elephants successfully collared in Sioma Ngwezi National Park

We recently supported the successful collaring of elephants in the Sioma Ngwezi National Park (NP) in Western Province. In a joint operation by the ...

03 Oct 2017 Read more »
Crops grown from CA

Introduction to Conservation Agriculture

Conservation Agriculture (CA) is an approach to farming that improves and sustaines productivity, increases profits and food security while ...

12 Sep 2017 Read more »
Lady Luiwa in 2016

Farewell Lady Liuwa

We are saddened by the death of a celebrated lioness, famously known as ‘Lady Liuwa’ who lived in the Liuwa Plain National Park. As confirmed by ...

11 Aug 2017 Read more »

Elephant collaring in Sioma

This August, in partnership with the Department of National Parks and Wildlife and Elephant Connection, we plan to take an amazing journey in the ...

03 Aug 2017 Read more »
WWF JoW Zambia

Water is Everybody's Business - Day 3 of JoW

After two days of non-stop engagement, you would be forgiven for thinking our #waterchampions were completely worn out come the final day of the ...

11 Jul 2017 Read more »
Water Champion Esther Phiri with some star struck fans

Water is Industries, Communities - Day 2 of JoW

Our second day of the JoW walk started bright and early. Our major themes for the day were #waterisindustries and #waterislivlelihoods, effectively ...

29 Jun 2017 Read more »
JoW Day 1

Water doesn't come from a Tap - Day 1 of JoW

After months of preparation, anticipation (and nervousness) 21st June 2017 saw the first day of our Journey of Water campaign. To kick things off, ...

23 Jun 2017 Read more »
Climathon 2017


On the 29th – 30th June, WWF Zambia in partnership with Impact Hub Kigali and ICLEI will be hosting the first ever Climathon in Lusaka at Bongo Hive.

15 Jun 2017 Read more »
Catherine Phiri

Boxer Catherine Phiri calls on Zambians to conserve water resources

CELEBRATED Zambian boxer Catherine Phiri says water is a very important resource that must be adequately preserved and cared for. Last month, the ...

03 Jun 2017 Read more »
JoW Launch

Journey of Water campaign launch

The Journey of Water campaign was announced on Wednesday, 10th May 2017 in Lusaka at a breakfast launch graced by minister of Water, Sanitation & ...

01 Jun 2017 Read more »
Minister of Agriculture Hon. Dora Siliya

Agriculture minister hails WWF efforts in promoting environmentally-friendly farming 

AGRICULTURE minister Ms. Dora Siliya has commended the World Wide Fund for Nature in Zambia (WWF Zambia) for its efforts in promoting ...

01 May 2017 Read more »
Boris and his mother speaking to WWF staff

Come, talk to us!

This past week, we were happy to welcome 11-year-old Boris D’Alessandro. Boris is a grade five pupil at the American International school of Lusaka ...

21 Apr 2017 Read more »
Popular hip-hop artist Slap D mesmerizes the crowd

WWF Hosts Earth Hour 2017

​On Saturday, the 25th of March 2017, WWF Zambia joined the rest of the world in celebrating yet another record-breaking Earth Hour event that swept ...

04 Apr 2017 Read more »
Dr Msiska

World Water Day 2017

Every living being depends on freshwater for its survival. This vital resource has a priceless role to play from the food we consume to the energy we ...

29 Mar 2017 Read more »
Earth hour

Earth Hour 2017

On the 25th of March 2017, the entire world will be commemorating Earth Hour from 8.30pm – 21:30pm (Local time). This year’s event is an opportunity ...

02 Mar 2017 Read more »
WWF Zambia

WWF Zambia courts First Lady on climate action

The World Wide Fund for Nature Zambia (WWF Zambia) has commended First Lady Esther Lungu for her support towards positive climate action in Zambia.

20 Feb 2017 Read more »
Trip winners with DR, Nyambe before departure for Lochinvar National Park


Leading up to World Wetlands Day 2017, WWF Zambia held a competition on Facebook which ran from the 1st to the 28th January. The competition invited ...

27 May 2016 Read more »


In most households in Zambia, chores are more often than not left to the girl child. This results in the girl child being absent in school to be able ...

27 May 2016 Read more »