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WILD at the IUCN World Parks Congress

Posted in Events, High Impact Partnerships, News, Nonprofit Partners | by, Tuesday, July 14th, 2015, Tags: , ,

The IUCN World Parks Congress (WPC) meets only once every 1o years.  In the coming days, five of WILD’s program leaders and other close associates will…


Elephant Poaching: The Local Context

The commitment of the International Conservation Fund of Canada (ICFC) has enabled other partners to join in helping the project meet the enormous challenges of international ivory…


Water Bush Camp 2015—A Learning from the Land Experiment

By Caleb Behn, Keepers of the Water and Professor Karen Bakker, University of British Columbia   In early August 2015, a select group of Indigenous…


What’s in the Water? Reporting our First Freshwater Microplastics Results

Posted in Media Partners, News, Nonprofit Partners | by, Tuesday, July 7th, 2015, Tags: ,

Story and Photos by Kt Miller ASC Microplastics Adventurer As Mose drove, I could see a large stream running along the side of the road…


Bottled Water is a Terrible Idea

Posted in Member Businesses, News | by, Saturday, July 4th, 2015, Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

I recently read an article about beverage container waste (located here:, which 1% for the Planet had a link to in their LinkedIn group….


Solar Lights Up the Amazon

Posted in Events, High Impact Partnerships, News, Nonprofit Partners, Supporters | by, Tuesday, July 14th, 2015, Tags: , , , ,

At our 8th World Wilderness Congress in 2005 (Anchorage, Alaska), WILD launched the Native Lands and Wilderness Council to ensure the inclusion of native leaders in…


Mali Elephants Under Siege Again

Posted in News, Nonprofit Partners | by, Tuesday, July 14th, 2015, Tags: , , , ,

  *WARNING: Graphic image at bottom of post** Save the Mali elephants! > In the past three years, the desert elephants of Mali have endured punishing…


Posted in News, Supporters | by 1% for the Planet, Wednesday, July 8th, 2015,

Hello! We are thrilled to announce the launch of the BLUE CREW, a program designed for individuals to participate in and support the 1% for…


Bearz : the eco-friendly wristband to save the bears!

Posted in News | by, Monday, July 6th, 2015, Tags: , , , , ,

Project Bearz : Around the world, it’s getting harder and harder to collect funds for the protection and conservation of bears. However, the bear is the…


Almyra supports MOm through 1% For The Planet!

Posted in Member Businesses, News, Nonprofit Partners, Supporters | by, Wednesday, June 17th, 2015, Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

We are happy to announce that Almyra, is supporting MOm/Hellenic Society for the Study and Protection of the Monk Seal for a second year, through…