Friends of Nature (FON), registered and founded on March 31, 1994, is the earliest nationwide environmental NGOs in China.For more than 20 years, FON has an accumulated membership of more than 30,000.
Through programs in environmental education, low-carbon household, ecological community, litigation, policy advocacy, and others, we have been making efforts to rebuild the bond between human beings and nature, preserve the ecosystem and promote the growth of more green citizens.
To live in a society in harmony with nature, where every individual shall have the right to enjoy nature’s beauty and share safe and clean natural resources.
Friends of Nature strives to promote public awareness of environmental issues and create platforms for public participation in environmental decision-making. FON is committed to helping its members proactively undertake their responsibilities as both green citizens and green consumers.
1) To befriend nature and, with sincerity and enthusiasm, respect the right to life of all creatures on mother Earth.
2) To nurture and develop civil society as acritical safeguard towards environmental protection and preservation.