WWF Magyarország

The WWF is run at a local level by the following offices...

 

  • What are the recent news?

What are the recent news?

Lynx Day 2020

The return of the lynx to the European forests is slow but steady - by now, over 9,000 adult lynxes roam throughout Europe. Promising numbers that foster nature conservationists’ belief that the beautiful and shy felines will find their way back to the heart of Europe's forests, their rightful place.

2020-06-11 More »

Ban on selfies: bears are not toys

The case of Robi, a brown bear wandering through Hungary caught then let free last week, is now spreading like wildfire in media outlets, all reporting bear sightings. According to WWF Hungary, this case highlights the urge for re-learning how to live in coexistence with large carnivores. It is important to assure that large carnivores remain undisturbed, so WWF Hungary asks for people’s cooperation.


2018-06-26 More »

 

Romanian Environment Ministry gives green light for trophy hunting of wolves and brown bears

The Romanian Ministry of Environment proposes again hunting as the only solution to human-wildlife conflict, ignoring once more the specialists they consult.


2017-09-12 More »

Global leaders head critical summit to save the snow leopard and its habitat, on which hundreds of millions depend

World leaders will begin critical talks over the future of the snow leopard and its habitat; the headwaters for rivers on which hundreds of millions directly depend as a source of freshwater. WWF urges snow leopard range countries*, which include political powerhouses China, Russia and India, to bolster previous commitments, or risk irreversible damage to both the species and landscape.

 


2017-08-23 More »

 

Latest official poaching figures show that South Africa is still losing three rhinos a day

New South African rhino poaching figures show a decline for the second consecutive year, highlighting the importance of concerted conservation efforts. More action is needed as South Africa continues to lose, on average, three rhinos a day to the rampant poaching crisis.


2017-02-27 More »

Suspect murderers of ranger arrested in Southeast Cameroon

Four suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of a forest ranger,  Ngongo Bruce Danny on December 7, 2016, near Lobeke National Park in eastern Cameroon.


2017-02-27 More »