World Wide Fund for Nature - Greece

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Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

Lobbying Costs

None declared

Financial year: Jul 2021 - Jun 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1.8 Fte (10)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    World Wide Fund for Nature - Greece   (WWF Greece)

    EU Transparency Register

    827172316947-35 First registered on 14 Apr 2015

    Goals / Remit

    WWF's mission is to prevent the environmental degradation and build a future where humans will live in harmony with nature, by:
    - preserving the planet's biodiversity
    - sustainably using of renewable natural resources
    - reducing pollution and wasteful consumption.

    Main EU files targeted

    WWF Greece currently follows the following EU initiatives, policies and legislative files:

    - European Emissions Trading System
    - Climate and energy framework
    - Common Fisheries Policy (CFP)
    - European Maritime Fisheries Fund (EMFF)
    - Marine Strategy Framework Directive
    - Maritime Spatial Planning Directive
    - Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported Fisheries (IUU)
    - EU Green Deal
    - EU Circular Economy Action Plan


    - RRF Regulation & EU Taxonomy Regulation
    - EU Timber Regulation (EUTR)
    - EU Forest Strategy
    - FLEGT
    - Water Framework Directive (WFD)
    - EU Biodiversity Strategy
    - Birds and Habitats Directives and implementation of Natura 2000+
    - EIA Directive
    - SEA Directive
    - Environmental Crime Directive
    - EU Climate Law

    Greening economies:

    - Europe 2020 strategy
    - EU semester
    - European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI)
    - European Investment Bank (EIB)
    - European Structural and Investment Funds (Cohesion Policy)
    - Post 2015 EU and global sustainable development framework
    - Economic adjustment programme for Greece

    In additional WWF Greece follows the development, implementation and review of other EU environmental legislation and policies on issues and topics that go beyond those mentioned in the list above.


    Head Office
    119-121 Charilaou Trikoupi St.
    Athens 11473
    EU Office
    119-121 Charilaou Trikoupi St.
    Athens 11473


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking



    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Does not represent commercial interests

    Closed financial year

    Jul 2021 - Jun 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

    Total organisational budget in closed year


    Major funding types in closed year

    EU funding, Grants, Donations

    Major contributions in closed year

    Contribution MAVA Fondation Pour La Nature 655,400€
    Contribution Hans Wilsdorf Foundation 600,000€
    Contribution European Climate Foundation 175,110€
    Contribution The A.G. Leventis Foundation 245,000€
    Contribution DESMOS non profit foundation 15,000€
    Contribution Athina I. Martinou Foundation 70,000€
    Contribution WWF NETWORK 567,966€
    Contribution LIFE NATURE & BIODIVERSITY 193,345€
    Contribution GREECE'S NSRF (National Strategic Reference Framework) 49,326€
    Contribution EU DEAR FUNDING 76,193€
    Contribution Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH 55,053€
    Contribution EEA GRANTS 96,240€
    Contribution Greece's GREEN FUND 84,793€
    Contribution TEMES S.A. 45,000€
    Contribution ALFA – BETA VASSILOPOULOS SA 56,500€
    Contribution ΙΚΕΑ 16,392€
    Contribution PROCTER AND GAMBLE 40,634€
    Contribution ELAIS UNILEVER 20,000€
    Contribution EUROBANK 52,673€
    Grant Life Nature and Biodiversity 193,347€
    Grant DEAR 76,193€

    Major contributions in current year

    Grant Life Nature and Biodiversity 282,664€
    Grant DEAR 70,076€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)

    - EU Climate Pact ambassadors (

    Communication activities


    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    2 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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