World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)
Part of the The Statesman's Yearbook book series (SYBK)
Origin. WWF was officially formed and registered as a charity on 11 Sept. 1961. The first National Appeal was launched in the United Kingdom on 23 Nov. 1961, shortly followed by the United States and Switzerland.
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