World Wildlife Fund, Inc.


  • Type International
  • Date of accreditation 14 Dec 2016

The World Wildlife Fund, Inc. (WWF), is an international non-governmental organisation. The work of WWF has evolved from saving species and landscapes to addressing the larger global environmental threats and forces that impact them, with people at the centre of its work, and organized around six priority areas for improved environmental management comprising climate, forests, food, freshwater, wildlife and oceans.

Accreditation timeline

Accreditation term 1

13 Dec 2017 - 12 Dec 2022

Accreditation date

14 Dec 2016

AMA execution date

16 Nov 2017

AMA effectiveness

13 Dec 2017

Term end date

12 Dec 2022

Accreditation term 2

13 Dec 2022 - 12 Dec 2027

Re-accreditation date

19 Oct 2022

AMA execution date

12 Dec 2022

AMA effectiveness

13 Dec 2022

Term end date

12 Dec 2027

Entity details

  • Size
    • Micro
    • Small
    • Medium
    • Large
  • Environmental and social risk category
    • Category C
    • Category B
    • Category A
    • Intermediation 3
    • Intermediation 2
    • Intermediation 1
  • Fiduciary standards
    • Basic
    • Project management
    • Grant award
    • On-lending/blending:
    • Loan
    • Equity
    • Guarantee
    • Blending




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News + Stories

GCF and World Wildlife Fund sign key Colombia landscapes agreement

21 Mar 2023 / GCF and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) have signed an agreement to rapidly implement an innovative project which aims to support more sustainable management of Colombia’s landscapes.  The project focuses on protecting Colombia's natural ecosystems and biodiversity, while also promoting sustainable livelihoods for local communities and will help to conserve the country’s varied landscapes which have been hit hard by climate-related events such as droughts, floods, landslides and fires in recent years.

Forests: A cause of climate concern, and hope

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Forests: A cause of climate concern, and hope

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WWF and Green Climate Fund join forces to accelerate global climate action

17 Nov 2017 / GCF and WWF formalised an agreement uniting the two organisations in efforts to develop and oversee large-scale climate adaptation and mitigation projects across the globe.

GCF heralds innovative ‘Bhutan for Life’ partnership at launch ceremony

11 Nov 2017 / GCF announced a USD 43 million partnership to permanently preserve Bhutan’s protected areas, which comprise 51 percent of the country’s territory.


Mr. Lucas Black

Vice President, Climate Finance
Ms. Danielle Lien

Lead, GCF Relations
Phone +1 202 293 4800