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2 February 2015Latest news 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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28 January 2015Peace Parks Foundation receives another €1.35 million from the Dutch Postcode Lottery

Peace Parks Foundation, as an annual beneficiary of the Dutch Postcode Lottery, is the very fortunate recipient of another €1.35 million ($1.52m).

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26 January 2015Cross-border school visit

The /Ai/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park experienced a first when prefects from a primary school in Oranjemund in Namibia came to visit from 16 - 18 January.

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20 January 2015Seamless management of the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

In Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, staff from Botswana and South Africa work together to ensure that visitors adhere to park regulations in order to protect the fragile desert environment and its wildli

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13 January 2015Wildlife populations increasing steadily

In 2010 the Mozambican government began a translocation programme to Maputo Special Reserve in order to re-introduce species that were historically found in the area and to develop a tourism product.

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6 January 2015Kgalagadi now has WiFi

In follow-up to the previous report, when WiFi was installed at Twee Rivieren/Two Rivers entrance gate and rest camp, the service has now been extended.

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29 December 2014Training videos for Simalaha Community Conservancy

Hitachi Data Systems and Xcelus, with generous support from the Kadans Foundation, has produced conservation farming training videos. The videos were distributed on Samsung Tablets that will be used b

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19 December 2014CEO’s 2014 year-end message

On 4 February, the year started on a high note when the Dutch Postcode Lottery (Nationale Postcode Loterij) announced that Peace Parks Foundation and WWF Netherlands was the recipient of the Dreamfund

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18 December 2014Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park collaboration to counter poaching

To counter rhino poaching, there has been increased collaboration at a park management level between Limpopo National Park (LNP) in Mozambique and the Kruger National Park in South Africa, as part of

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17 December 2014Call to combine efforts, create partnerships and pool resources if conservation in Africa is to succeed

December 2014: The burgeoning poaching onslaught was the prime topic this year when 48 students from seven different countries across the southern African region graduated from the Southern African Wi

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