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Meet our 2018 Earth Champion

Meet our 2018 Earth Champion

19 Mar 2018 Read more »

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Sopani Muzumara

Meet our 2018 Earth Champion

Meet our 2018 Earth Champion

19 Mar 2018 Read more »

WWF Zambia and partners launch drones project

WWF Zambia has announced that it is launching a pilot project focusing on the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) also known as drones for ...

08 Feb 2018 Read more »

Wetlands for Sustainable Cities

We often don’t stop to think about wetlands, their importance to our natural environment and their crucial role in our day to day lives. From ...

02 Feb 2018 Read more »
WWF Zambia team

Boost financing to forest department - WWF

WWF Zambia has recommended that government should boost financing to the forest department to ensure sustainable management and use of natural ...

31 Jan 2018 Read more »
WWF Zambia CD

Prevent Cholera from having a home in Zambia: The Permanent solution

“The chickens have come home to roost.” This old adage was first used by Robert Southey in 1809 to refer to bad deeds that always come back to haunt ...

17 Jan 2018 Read more »
Nachilala Nkombo - WWF Zambia CD

WWF Zambia appoints Nachilala Nkombo as new Country Director

The World-Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Zambia has named Nachilala Nkombo as its new Country Director. Ms. Nkombo joins the conservation giant from the ...

16 Jan 2018 Read more »
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 »