What we do

We partner with individuals and organisations to achieve science-based solutions to the most pressing challenges facing people and nature.

Our Work

We are solutions-oriented.

We protect natural habitats to give endangered species the best chance for survival. Our research informs national policies on key issues from achieving renewable energy targets to sustainably managing marine ecosystems. We scale up our impact by partnering with organisations and inspiring people to stand up for nature and embrace sustainability.

Our Impact

Emirates Nature–WWF has been a prominent and active partner in environmental stewardship in our region for 19 years.  Our work spans across research and policy activities, community and corporate engagement, youth education and raising public awareness. 

1 million tonnes


of carbon dioxide emissions reduced every year, by implementing the Indoor Lighting Standard with government partners – as part of our Ecological Footprint Initiative.

16% reduction


in carbon emissions during every year of our Heroes of the UAE programme, through which we advised households and businesses on lowering their energy and water consumption. This programme was developed in partnership with the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi.

3+ million people


reached in the world's largest grassroots throughout the United Arab Emirates in 2019.

Where we work

Emirates Nature-WWF works to conserve our natural heritage for the benefit of all. We partner with individuals and institutions to achieve science-based solutions to combat climate change and safeguard the seas, the land and their associated biodiversity.