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World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)

  • Barry Turner
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

Origin. WWF was officially formed and registered as a charity on 11 Sept. 1961. The first National Appeal, with HRH The Duke of Edinburgh as President, was launched in the United Kingdom on 23 Nov. 1961, shortly followed by the United States and Switzerland.

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National Organization Olympic Game Television Broadcaster International OLYMPIC Committee Conservation Organization 
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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2003

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  • Barry Turner

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