World Land Trust

World Land Trust

Charity information

World Land Trust

World Land Trust is an international conservation charity working to protect threatened habitats and their wildlife, through the creation of partnerships with local non-government organisations.

Founded 1989

  • Mission statement

    The mission of the World Land Trust is:

    To protect and sustainably manage natural ecosystems of the world. To conserve their biodiversity, with emphasis on threatened habitats and endangered species;

    To develop partnerships with local individuals, communities and organisations to engage support and commitment among the people who live in project areas;

    To raise awareness, in the UK and elsewhere, of the need for conservation, to improve understanding and generate support through education, information and fundraising.

  • Aims

    World Land Trust aims to:

    • Preservation of threatened habitats and species worldwide, currently focussing on the geographical regions of Cental & South America, Central and South-East Asia, and East Africa.
  • Overview

    Established: May 1989

    Registered Charity Number: 1001291

    Board members: 28

    Full time staff: 18

    Part time staff: 8

    Volunteers: 5

    Phone number: 01986 874422

    Address: World Land TrustBlyth House, Bridge Street,Halesworth, Suffolk IP19 8AB

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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