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WWF's Work in Nepal

WWF started working in Nepal from 1967 when it launched a rhino conservation program in Chitwan. To keep up with the evolving face of conservation and environmental movement, WWF Nepal’s focus progressed from its localized efforts in conservation of single species in 1960s, integrated conservation and development approach in 1990s, to a new horizon of landscape level conservation encompassing national, regional and global scales of complexity in early 2000s.

WWF Nepal is focused in the Terai Arc Landscape (TAL) and Sacred Himalayan Landscape (SHL), including Koshi river Basin, and Chitwan Annapurna Landscape (CHAL) under the USAID-funded Hariyo Ban program. WWF Nepal works to conserve flagship and priority key species, forests, freshwater, and to mitigate the pervasive threat of climate change to communities, species and their habitats. Read more →

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Samling, Nepal's fifth collared snow leopard, weighs 33 kg.

Another conservation milestone for Nepal, two big cats successfully collared

30 Nov 2019 Read more »
Winners of Wild Wisdom Quiz 2019!

Ghataraj Memorial School to represent Nepal in Asia’s biggest wildlife quiz!

Kathmandu, Nepal – Ghataraj Memorial School emerged the proud winner of the Nepal edition of Wild Wisdom Quiz (WWQ) 2019. The winners go on to ...

17 Sep 2019 Read more »

WWF Nepal recognizes grassroot conservationists and youth through its Conservation Awards and Memorial Scholarships

WWF Nepal recognized the role and contributions of promising individuals and organizations through the Conservation Awards and Memorial Scholarships ...

19 May 2019 Read more »

Kathmandu converges at Nepal’s biggest sustainable lifestyle fair

The Earth Hour celebration in Nepal this year saw a staggering participation of over four thousand individuals gathered at Nepal’s biggest ...

30 Mar 2019 Read more »
Hon. Gagan Thapa, House of Representatives sharing his experience as a mentor for The Generation Green Mentorship Program.

The Generation Green anniversary and app launch

WWF Nepal celebrated the 5th Anniversary of The Generation Green (TGG) campaign at an event with the launch of “The Generation Green” mobile ...

15 Feb 2019 Read more »
Dr. Ghana S. Gurung, Country Representative of WWF Nepal and Mr. Anil Shah, CEO-Nabil Bank

WWF Nepal and Nabil Bank Ltd. enter into a landmark partnership to promote Green Enterprises

In a bid to promote sustainable business practices and green entrepreneurship, Nabil Bank Ltd. and WWF Nepal entered into a maiden landmark five-year ...

05 Feb 2019 Read more »