Uncover coral reefs on world oceans day


To observe International Oceans Day on June 8, Friend of the Sea® takes you deep underwater, revealing interesting and unknown facts about coral reefs; a precious yet endangered ecosystem found on the seabed.   Coral reefs are biodiversity treasures, distributed in intertropical areas where water temperatures are high enough for their existence.   Consisting of […]

Read more
immagine coral x sito

Discover Sea Turtles on World Turtle Day


World Turtle Day is marked globally on May 23rd, to commemorate the day Friend of the Sea® and the World Sustainability Foundation is giving you insight into one of the world’s most intriguing yet endangered creatures – The Loggerhead Sea Turtle, a species also known as Caretta caretta. Turtles have been in existence for over 200 million years – making […]

Read more
foto turtle x sito

The World Sustainability Foundation


The World Sustainability Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing sustainability and protecting the environment and its species. https://worldsustainabilityfoundation.org/ The World Sustainability Foundation (WSF) is a non-profit arm of the World Sustainability Organization (WSO) that aims to protect and improve the environment by promoting a culture of sustainable development. Chaired by the economist and […]

Read more
The World Sustainability Foundation

From Italy the World Sustainability Foundation. The Foundation counts conservation projects in more than 40 countries worldwide.


The World Sustainability Foundation makes it possible to actively contribute to conservation and humanitarian initiatives simply by purchasing products certified as sustainable by Friend of the Sea® and Friend of the Earth® Milan-based World Sustainability Foundation (WSF) is a nonprofit with global social solidarity goals. Land enhancement, protection of marine and terrestrial resources and habitats, […]

Read more
From Italy the World Sustainability Foundation

Friend of the Sea and Galapagos Conservation Trust join forces for the Galapagos Albatross.


Friend of the Sea’s support for the British charity will make it possible to complete the classification of plastic collected from the Archipelago’s beaches, addressing one of the main threats to the survival of the waved albatross. The list of conservation projects involving Friend of the Sea® is growing. The World Sustainability Organization (WSO) programme is excited […]

Read more
Friend of the Sea and Galapagos Conservation Trust join forces for the Galapagos Albatross.

INTERVIEW: Tartalife: Reduction of sea turtle mortality in the professional fishing


Mr. Paolo Bray interviews Dr. Alessandro Lucchetti, PhD Researcher at CNR, expert in national and european legislation on fishing gears and project coordinator in Tartalife, a program to introduce turtle bycatch reduction measures in fishing. TARTALIFE:The conservation of Caretta caretta, a priority species included in App. II/IV of the Habitat Directive and protected in various […]

Read more

Friend of the Sea Honors Shark Day with Petition Against Shark Finning and New Seafood By-Catch and Tourism Standards


Certification standard now prohibits shark finning and human contact with whale sharks Friend of the Sea, the preeminent certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, is taking multiple steps to protect sharks, in honor of Shark Day, which is on July 14. The organization has launched a petition to ban shark finning, added anti-shark […]

Read more
Against Shark Finning

WEBINAR: Albatrosses and other seabirds’ bycatch in fishing gears. Prevention and conservation measures. Puerto de Celeiro case study


Presented by: Mario Passoni, Scientific Officer of Friend of the Sea Featuring:Manuel Bermudes Diez, Project Manager of Puerto de Celeiro Download presentation here:https://mega.nz/file/44tCDCIC#cXLt8tPz35yedAqzk2rWDsmROSOi4wCD6uNN5pEJYQg Albatrosses and other seabirds bycatch 8 June 2020 Dear Madam/Sir, Friend of the Sea would like to invite you to the upcoming free of charge webinar on “Albatrosses and other seabirds’ by catch […]

Read more
Albatrosses and other seabirds bycatch - Fos

Friend of the Sea and Friend of the Earth launch petition to save the Titicaca Water Frog


On the occasion of World Frogs Day, the projects encourage the Government of Peru to undertake measures to protect critically endangered species Friend of the Sea and Friend of the Earth, the international projects which protect the marine and land habitats by means of sustainability certifications and conservation campaigns, announced today that they have launched a petition to help […]

Read more
petition to save the Titicaca Water Frog
1 2 3 4