News for 2015
An article written by Anisa Kamadoli Costa, Chairman and President of The Tiffany & Co. Foundation, for The Huffington Post about the need and opportunity to protect one of the planet’s most vital resources—the ocean.
 
The Pacific island nation now leads the world in highest percentage of its exclusive economic zone set aside for full protection.
 
The Tiffany & Co. Foundation Woodland Gardens opened to the public at The Battery in New York City on August 20, 2015.
Caption: The Tiffany & Co. Foundation Woodland Gardens at The Battery
 
A new study by WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) has found that coral reef diversity ‘hotspots’ in the southwestern Indian Ocean rely more on the biomass of fish than where they are located, a conclusion that has major implications for management decisions to protect coral reef ecosystems.
 
The International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) is launching a global series of in-country, cross-sector dialogues on artisanal and small-scale gold mining, supported by The Tiffany & Co. Foundation.
 
As the ocean absorbs atmospheric carbon dioxide released by the burning of fossil fuels, its chemistry is changing.
 
The Pew Charitable Trusts and the National Geographic Society praised action by the British government today to create the world’s largest fully protected marine reserve around the Pitcairn Islands, an overseas territory in the South Pacific Ocean.
 
The Resource Foundation is pleased to announce a $1 million grant from The Tiffany & Co. Foundation in support of the rehabilitation of Mexico City’s Chapultepec Forest Park.