Our mission is to protect and restore the environment of Iraq and the rich human heritage that it has fostered. We strive to achieve this mission through fulfillment of the following goals: 1) Improve the capacity of Iraq’s institutions to protect its environment; 2) Develop a scientific database of environmental conditions and trends within Iraq; 3) Encourage environmental awareness and stewardship of Iraq’s environment; and 4) Promote the sustainable use of Iraq’s environment and resources.
Although agricultural lands comprise just over 12% of Jordan’s territory, it contributes up to 20% of the national income. Unfortunately, Jordan’s agriculture is threatened by urban expansion, land fragmentation and climate change. Discover how we’re helping to combat this by training local communities in traditional practices.
It has been six months since we launched our appeal to stop the illegal killing of birds. From landmark hunting bans to vulture rehabilitation, here’s an update on what those donations have helped us to achieve so far around the world.