LEONARDO DICAPRIO FOUNDATION
23 . 04 . 2017
Proximity to the fishing villages has diminished the vaquita population from 60 individuals two years ago to an estimated 30 individuals as of today.
21 . 04 . 2017
If Nature could draw its own map, what would it look like? One answer would be a map of the land area painted in 846 colors—representing a world not divided by political boundaries, but by ecoregions.
19 . 04 . 2017
Saudi Arabia is the world’s biggest crude oil exporter, but they jumping into the renewable energy scene in a huge way.
17 . 04 . 2017
New scientific survey shows two-thirds of coral have died due to global warming.
14 . 04 . 2017
New Zealand and India recognize nature as ‘legal persons’ in conservation bid, extending the Rights of Nature movement.
13 . 04 . 2017
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development just released the first ever, corporate “Call to Action” to conserve connected landscapes and ecosystems.
13 . 04 . 2017
How your daily snacking habit might be contributing to the destruction of one of the most vital places on earth and home to the world’s most iconic wildlife.
07 . 04 . 2017
The Chinese government just approved one of the world’s largest protected areas, creating a giant panda reserve three times as big as Yellowstone National Park, and spanning three Chinese provinces. The reserve will connect appr
07 . 04 . 2017
The City of Los Angeles has a debate on its hands. And no, it’s not whether the Lakers will reach 25 wins or not. Last week, two city councilmembers introduced a motion for the city to divest from Wells Fargo due to their funding of the Dakota Acce
23 . 12 . 2016
Following his meeting with President-elect Trump, Terry Tamminen talks about how the administration might succeed in delivering on the campaign promise to boost the economy and U.S. jobs through renewable energy.
01 . 10 . 2016
Before the Flood presents a riveting account of the dramatic changes now occurring around the world due to climate change, as well as the actions we as individuals and as a society can take to prevent catastrophic disruption of life on our planet.
19 . 09 . 2016
Leonardo DiCaprio spoke about the issues facing oceans at the 2016 Our Ocean Conference in Washington, D.C. hosted by Secretary of State John Kerry.
16 . 09 . 2016
The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation joined together with other leading philanthropies to found the Global Partnership for Sharks and Rays, which seeks to protect the world’s most threatened marine species.
13 . 07 . 2016
LDF awards $15.6 Million to fund important conservation and environmental programs around the globe and warmly welcomes veteran environmental leader Terry Tamminen to head the foundation as CEO.
26 . 05 . 2016
A new $650,000 grant from LDF allows R20 to identify and fund the best energy and infrastructure initiatives with the potential to create positive environmental and social benefits to communities, accelerating climate solutions.
22 . 04 . 2016
Leonardo addresses the United Nations on Earth Day 2016, marking a historic milestone as over 170 nations sign the 'Paris Agreement' -- a sweeping climate pact negotiated last year aimed at slowing global warming.
14 . 04 . 2016
The number of wild tigers has been revised upwards to 3,890, an important milestone on the way to doubling tiger populations by 2022.
15 . 03 . 2016
The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation is leading private-sector investments to support the Nature Conservancy in the world's first debt swap aimed at ocean conservation and climate resiliency.
22 . 01 . 2016
In January, Leonardo DiCaprio attended the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland to receive the prestigious Crystal Award. The award is given to artists and cultural leaders who are helping to address the world's humanitarian and environmental c
18 . 12 . 2015
Leonardo addresses Mayors and local leaders gathered in Paris on the importance of switching to renewable energy to tackle the climate crisis.