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2 March 2018World Wildlife Day: Big cats - predators under threat

Over the past century, the world has been losing big cats at an alarming rate. According to the United Nations, tiger populations plummeted by 95% over the past 100 years and African lion populations

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23 February 2018Swedish Postcode Lottery commits significant funding to conservation

On 21 February 2018, Peace Parks Foundation Sweden was awarded SEK 13,000,000 from the Swedish Postcode Lottery. This year, the Lottery distributed SEK 1.1 billion among 55 beneficiaries with 113 mill

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19 February 2018Continued support from Dutch Postcode Lottery

Amsterdam, 16 February 2018 - The Dutch Postcode Lottery has announced continued support to Peace Park Foundation. At the Lottery's annual Goed Geld Gala, Peace Parks was awarded a contribution of €

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13 February 2018Enlisting Microsoft Azure in the fight against rhino poaching

In the heart of key rhino reserves in South Africa, the innovative utilisation of Microsoft Azure’s cloud-based computing service is assisting conservation managers to overcome infrastructure and te

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30 January 2018Mapungubwe Tri-Nations Camp: Joining youth across borders

Children in the Wilderness (CITW) hosted its third successful Tri-Nations Camp at Little Muck Camp in Mapungubwe National Park from 12 to 15 December 2017, in partnership with the South African Depart

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29 January 2018A new integrated anti-poaching approach for Ezemvelo rhino reserves

On 24 January 2018, Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife officially opened a new central anti-poaching command and control, or so-called ‘nerve centre’, in Hluhluwe-iMfolozi (HiP) Park. The nerve centre forms th

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18 December 2017The Society for Conservation GIS scholarship 2018

Applications for the Society for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) Global Scholarship Program for 2018 is now open! This is not a typical scholarship program. Rather, it is a support program that covers SOME

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15 December 2017120 Graduates excel in hospitality and wildlife tracking

This year, 96 women from eight Southern African Development Community member states – Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe – graduated at SA College f

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14 December 2017A year-end message from the CEO

Our 20-year anniversary is a magnificent milestone that we wish to dedicate to each and every one who supported our vision and our activities over the past two decades. We thank you for your loyalty,

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29 November 2017New ranger base for Limpopo National Park's 16th Anniversary

This week, Limpopo National Park (LNP) celebrated its 16th anniversary. Mozambique proclaimed the Park on 27 November 2001 and requested Peace Parks Foundation’s assistance in overseeing the park’

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