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10 July 2015Night-vision equipment for Kruger National Park rangers

On 9 July 2015 the Kruger National Park’s ranger corps received a collection of top-of-the-range monocular night-vision equipment to the combined value of R3.4 million from Peace Parks Foundation, i

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9 July 2015Vietnamese youth say no to rhino horn

A group of Vietnamese young people visiting South Africa have spoken out fervently against the use of rhino horn, some even apologising to South Africa on behalf of Vietnam for the manner in which the

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7 July 2015Treaty establishing the Malawi-Zambia Transfrontier Conservation Area (TFCA) signed

Marking another major step in southern Africa’s transfrontier conservation development, His Excellency the President of the Republic of Malawi, Prof Arthur Peter Mutharika, and His Excellency the Pr

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2 July 2015News from the Southern African Wildlife College

Open the PDF for news on the Southern African Wildlife College's events, courses and students.

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30 June 2015Tour de Wilderness Launches Cycle Route for 2015 Nedbank Tour de Tuli

Tour de Wilderness, the organiser of the acclaimed annual Nedbank Tour de Tuli mountain bike event, has launched the route for 2015, which will see 350 riders cycle across almost 300km of challenging

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24 June 2015Vietnamese youth embark on rhino conservation experience

"We are very excited to be in Africa for the first time, but we understand why we are here – we are here to learn so that we can take the message of rhino protection and conservation back to our cou

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22 June 2015Building the future of biodiversity conservation in Mozambique

President Filipe Nyusi officially launched BIOFUND on 10 June 2015 at an event in Maputo attended by international and national conservation and development partners, ambassadors, ministers, NGOs, and

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17 June 2015Kgalagadi ninth in the Top 50 Best Safari Parks of Africa

Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park has been ranked ninth in the Top 50 Best Safari Parks of Africa. Numerous parks that are part of southern Africa's transfrontier conservation areas are also in the Top 50.

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12 June 2015Fab Chef competition at the SA College for Tourism

On Friday 22 May, the SA College for Tourism Class of 2015 participated in their own Master Chef-style cooking competition aptly named Fab Chef – the college is after all an all-women institution!

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9 June 2015Drostdy Hotel Wins Two Awards

The Drostdy Hotel in Graaff-Reinet, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the SA College for Tourism, has won two awards within six months of reopening its doors following extensive renovations.

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