WAZA is the unifying organisation for the
world zoo and aquarium community

The world zoo and aquarium community
welcomes over 700 million visitors annually.
WAZA members are leading zoos, aquariums,

associations, affiliate organisations

and corporate partners from around the world;
together, we are 'United for Conservation'.

WAZA Strategies

The World Zoo and Aquarium Conservation Strategy & Animal Welfare Strategy

WAZA Nature Connect

WAZA is excited to announce the launch of its new Nature Connect Grants to develop initiatives that inspire kids and their families to connect with nature and take action to support its conservation.

73rd WAZA Annual Conference

Join us at our next conference in Bangkok, Thailand.

More details coming soon!

Biodiversity is Us

The Decade on Biodiversity Project

WAZA members' job openings


Zoo & Aquarium Video Archive

ZooLex -
International Zoo

ZooLex promotes best practice in animal exhibit design

Videos Page

Click here to watch our videos

Conservation Projects

Zoos and aquariums manage and support conservation projects
worldwide to contribute to the maintenance of the great variety of nature