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Go Team Ocean! The Cheeky Panda makes a splash for World Whale Day

Go Team Ocean! The Cheeky Panda makes a splash for World Whale Day

Photo by Dr. Cara Miller Sustainable toilet paper company, The Cheeky Panda, is splashing out on World Whale Day by donating 10% of all profits from the day to WDC. On Sunday 21st February, in honour of World Whale Day, any time you shop on The Cheeky Panda’s website for their sustainably sourced bamboo tissue…

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Government review highlights economic value of nature

A fundamental change in how we think about and approach economics is needed if we are to reverse biodiversity loss and protect and enhance our prosperity, an independent, global review on the Economics of Biodiversity has revealed. The Dasgupta Review is an independent, global assessment of the Economics of Biodiversity led by Professor Sir Partha…

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Financial worth of whales revealed

Policymakers and economists at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have placed a substantial value on the benefits of having healthy whales in the ocean. The report looks at the economic benefits whales provide to industries such as ecotourism, and also the environmental benefits (such as how much carbon they remove from the atmosphere by absorbing…

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New report highlights value of whales to the planet

A new report, supported by WDC, has been released today and reveals the enormous ecological benefits that whales provide to the environment. The report is the product of a workshop supported by the Chilean and Belgium governments that took place during the 2017 International Congress for Conservation Biology in Colombia, the first time the issue…

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