The Global Penguin Society is dedicated to the survival and protection of the world´s penguin species, fostering integrated ocean conservation through science, management and community education.

The Global Penguin Society is an internationally recognized leader organization in the conservation of penguins and the oceans, aligning the expertise of penguin and marine conservation and research groups, with a relevant influence in decision making.

  • Foster the production of scientifically-sound information and transfer it to governments to assist in conservation and adequate management of penguins and marine environments at local, regional, and global scales.

  • Develop priorities for resource allocation for penguin research, management, and community education.

  • Support applied research that targets problems affecting the survival of penguin species.

  • Promote the education and involvement from international to local communities in the conservation of penguins.

  • Help organize conferences for the dissemination of information on penguins, and to increase the integration of findings.

  • Work synergistically with organisations such as zoos and aquariums in conservation education, promoting conservation of wild populations and its habitats.