Wilderness Foundation Africa is an African-based conservation NGO that protects and sustains landscapes through its agile and innovative approach to conservation.
Protecting wild nature while meeting the needs of human communities – for the good of all life on Earth
World Wilderness Congress
The World Wilderness Congress, established in 1977, convenes every four years in a global, public process that produces practical and inspiring conservation results through the collaboration of diverse leaders and experts of all ages in science, policy, business, media & communications, traditional communities and lifeways, the arts & humanities, and civil society.
Wilderness Conservation Fund
The Wilderness Conservation Fund expands protected areas and their effective management by the private and public sectors, and by local communities. Special emphasis is given to the establishment of new wilderness protected areas and ecological corridors in global biodiversity hotspots and areas of community and cultural significance.
Wilderness Specialist Group
The Wilderness Specialist Group of the World Commission on Protected Areas (IUCN) assures the best global wilderness policy and legislation that systemically address the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, safeguards the irreplaceable life support services of wild nature, and provides direct cultural and social benefits to human communities
Wilderness Foundation Global
- The World Wilderness Congress
- The Wilderness Conservation Fund
- The Wilderness Specialist Group of the World Commission on Protected Areas (IUCN)
WFG is also a founding member of and an active proponent for Nature Needs Half, a science-based, culturally relevant, open-structure public movement to protect and interconnect at last half of the earth’s lands and seas for the well-being of all life.