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Community funding

WWF proudly supports New Zealanders to take conservation action. We provide funding to communities and schools, in partnership with The Tindall Foundation.

Habitat Protection Fund

We have revised the application process, so please ensure you use the updated form that will be available on the Habitat Protection Fund page once the round opens, and read the guidelines carefully. Only fully completed 2018 forms saved in Word document format will be accepted.

Supporting hands-on ecological restoration by New Zealand not-for-profit groups.

The Habitat Protection Fund will be open 1 to 28 February 2018.

Learn more.

Environmental Education Action Fund

The next round for this fund is to be confirmed
Supporting environmental education through action in New Zealand schools and communities.



Learn more.

Conservation Innovation Awards 2017

Supporting innovation for the environment. 

The 2017 WWF Conservation Innovation Awards winners were announced on 22 November. Learn more

Community Funding partner

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WWF has worked in partnership with The Tindall Foundation for nearly 15 years to deliver much-needed funding to community conservation and education initiatives. Thanks Tindall!

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Kaitiaki is our quarterly enews that brings you the latest on community conservation, available funding and success stories from local communities.

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Mentoring Survey for Community Conservation Groups

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Project Kiwi Trust's Paula Williams explains how the transmitter can track kiwi egg incubation
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Do you or your group have skills you can share? Or is your group in need of support to upskill in a specific area? Let us know!

WWF-New Zealand is looking at how we can better support the community conservation groups we work. Go here and answer a few easy questions to help us help you.
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