The World Cetacean Alliance is the world’s largest Partnership working to protect whales, dolphins and porpoises.

What we do

Community projects

Community projects

The WCA would like you to help us brainstorm ideas for community projects that could help save the world’s most endangered dolphins. Accidental capture in fishing gear inshore up river poses perhaps the single greatest threat to the existence of … more

WhaleFest is back!

WhaleFest is back!

WhaleFest is a not-for-profit event which raises funds for the World Cetacean Alliance (WCA). The WCA is the only global partnership of organisations and individuals working to protect whales and dolphins. With Jean-Michel Cousteau as Honorary President, the WCA campaigned … more

Responsible whale watching

Responsible whale watching

The Working Group on Responsible Whale Watching have set up a Facebook page to support the Working Group’s efforts to develop responsible whale and dolphin watching techniques. By sharing videos of whale and dolphin encounters from around the world, we … more

Say No to Orca Circuses

Say No to Orca Circuses

We believe it is wrong to keep whales and dolphins in captivity for public entertainment purposes. Across the globe, these highly intelligent, social animals live in small tanks and are trained to perform tricks for tourists’ amusement every day.It is … more

Get involved

Participate

Forget the car sticker and the twice yearly magazine. Join the WCA and play an active role in protecting whales and dolphins. Become a genuine Partner with voting powers and a say in the key decisions. Together (and with your … more

Donate

With one thousand whales and dolphins dying each day from man-made activities we must act now. We are a global community of like-minded people working together both locally and internationally. The WCA helps cetaceans from Argentina to Iceland, Australia to … more

Join us

Love whales and dolphins and want to do something to help them? Represent yourself, your charity, or your whale watching business and help protect cetaceans. Welcome to the WCA, where your voice will be heard. WCA partners work together to … more