05 Feb '12, 11pm

Singapore the right climate for green groups

Singapore the right climate for green groups

WWF Singapore chief executive Elaine Tan at the NGO's office in Tanglin. More green groups are sinking their roots in Singapore. -- ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUAN By Grace Chua A host of international non-governmental organisations, whose work involves the environment, are setting up shop here. More of these NGOs are moving to town, drawn by the space, resources and prospect of generous funding available. In the coming months, conservation groups BirdLife International and Fauna & Flora International will be opening offices here. Others, like the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Conservation International (CI) and Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) have already done so. Related Links Coming In Bird Life International Coming In Fauna & Flora International Already in WWF Already In Conservation International Already In Wildlife Conservation Society But challenges remain, namely rai...

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