400,000 march alongside indigenous leaders calling for climate action
The People’s Climate March in New York City was the largest climate march in history and a watershed moment for indigenous peoples who have been on the front lines of climate change.
Leonardo delivers landmark speech at the United Nations climate summit
On September 23, 2014 Leonardo DiCaprio addressed one of the largest gatherings of government, business and civil society leaders in history at the U.N. Climate Summit.
Clinton Global Initiative awards Leonardo for environmental work
Leonardo's work to protect the environment earned him a prestigious Clinton Global Citizen Award at the kickoff of the 10th annual Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting in New York.
DiCaprio designated a UN Messenger of Peace
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has designated Academy Award-nominated actor and committed environmental activist, Leonardo DiCaprio, as a UN Messenger of Peace with a special focus on climate change.
Leonardo is honored at Oceana’s SeaChange event
DiCaprio was honored at the 7th annual SeaChange Summer Party for his continued commitment to protecting the world’s oceans.
First LDF St. Tropez gala raises $25M for environmental conservation
The first The St. Tropez Gala raised over $25 million to support the work of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, dedicated to protecting Earth’s last wild places.
Leonardo pledges $7M at John Kerry’s ‘Our Oceans’ conference
At the 'Our Oceans' summit spearheaded by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, Leonardo pledges $7M in funding to help support a monumental effort that will protect more than 772,000 square miles of ocean territory.
LDF donates $1 million to protect elephants
The Elephant Crisis Fund, a joint initiative created by Wildlife Conservation Network and Save the Elephants, is thrilled to announce a $1 million LDF grant that will be used to save elephants from the current ivory poaching crisis.
Oceana accounces $3 million grant from LDF
Oceana, the largest international advocacy group to work on behalf of the world’s oceans, announced a $3 million grant today from the Leonardo DiCaprio foundation
Video: Leo talked with Ellen Degeneres
Did you also know that Leo survived swimming in a cage with a great white shark? Watch Leo and Ellen discuss the intense shark encounter as well as his movie Wolf of Wall Street and the environmental work of his Foundation.
Leo and Venturi Automobiles team up
Venturi Automobiles announced a joint venture with award-winning actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio to enter a team in the new FIA Formula E Championship - the world’s first fully-electric race series beginning in September 2014.
The 11th Hour Auction results
Works by many of the world's preeminent contemporary artists sold at Christie's raising $38.8 Million for wildlife conservation.