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World Wildlife Fund


  • [founded in Zürich on Sept. 11, 1961]

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • WWF
    • Världsnaturfonden
    • Sekai Yasei Seibutsu Kikin
    • World Wildlife Fund International
    • WWF--International
    • Pankosmio Tameio gia tē Physē
    • Fondo Mundial para la Naturaleza
    • Дэлхийн Байгаль Хамгаалах Сан
    • Dėlkhiĭn Baĭgalʹ Khamgaalakh San
  • Additional Information

    • Associated Locale

        Zurich, Switzerland
  • Later Established Forms

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Its The launching of ... 1965.
    • found: Nansei Shotō to sono shizen hogo, 1984- :v. 1, t.p. (Sekai Yasei Seibutsu Kikin; WWF; World Wildlife Fund)
    • found: 1986 IUCN red list of threatened animals, 1986:t.p. (World Wildlife Fund International)
    • found: Yearbook of International organizations, 1985/86(Under: World Wildlife Fund; no mention of World Wildlife Fund International)
    • found: Encyclopedia of associations, 1987, v.4, International organizations(World Wide Fund for Nature; formerly World Wildlife Fund International)
    • found: Its Yearbook, 1982:p. 3 (World Wildlife Fund; WWF--International)
    • found: Hē dieisdysē tou koinotikou dikaiou perivallontos stēn Hellada, 1994:t.p. (WWF, World Wide Fund for Nature, Pankosmio Tameio gia tē Physē)
    • found: Informe Galápagos, 1999-2000:t.p. verso (Fondo Mundial para la Naturaleza; WWF)
    • found: Mongolyn Altaĭ-Soëny baĭgaliĭn ȯv arkheologiĭn dursgaluud, 2001:colophon (Dėlkhiĭn Baĭgalʹ Khamgaalakh San (WWF))
  • General Notes

    • [founded in Zürich on Sept. 11, 1961]
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • [Do not confuse with World Wildlife Fund (U.S.), which uses form World Wildlife Fund on most publications and did not chg. its name when intl. org. chgd. its name]
    • [World Wildlife Fund International an apparent variant of World Wildlife Fund; name changed to World Wide Fund for Nature ca. 1986; organization address and officials same as before.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-04-09: new
    • 2018-11-08: revised
  • Alternate Formats