Finances and Funding
WAZA currently has a total annual budget of ca. 850,000 Swiss Francs (this equals to ca. € 700,000 or US$ 950,000). The majority (84%) of the annual revenue comes from membership fees.
WAZA provides support and services to its members, raises awareness about zoos and aquariums through publications, the Internet and media work and also takes part in international conferences. WAZA is liaising with international partner organisations and is campaigning and lobbying for conservation. WAZA also awards a grant for training purposes on a yearly basis and supports field projects for conservation of its members.
Please click on the following link to download our 2012 Annual Report (595 KB). You can also read it online by clicking on the below image.