The design of Conservation Certification was based on three tenets: the need to be accessible and credible coupled with the ability to drive change. External stakeholders and partners contribute to the credibility of the standard and provide assurance that what we are recognizing aligns with global conservation and education priorities. Stakeholders who informed the standard are listed in the Project Guidance documents.
Decisions made on structure and content of Conservation Certification will soon be available on this website.
WHC has many partners with whom it works on conservation and education projects worldwide. We have current MOUs with the following groups:
WHC has representatives on the following board or committees: