World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA)
1946 Rotterdam Netherlands
Founded 1946, Rotterdam (Netherlands), as International Union of Directors of Zoological Gardens (IUDZG) -- Union internationale de directeurs de jardins zoologiques -- Unión Internacional de Directores de Jardines Zoológicos -- Internationaler Verband von Direktoren Zoologischer Gärten. Follows up from the earlier 'International Association of Directors of Zoological Gardens' founded 1935, Basel (Switzerland). Current title adopted 2000.
Guide, encourage and support zoos, aquariums and like-minded organizations of the world in animal care and welfare, environmental education and global conservation.
Events2020-11-11 | San Diego, CA USA – Joint Conference
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General Meeting (annual); Council; Committees (8).
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