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10 March 2014Joint training in the /Ai/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park

The /Ai/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park's management committee is always looking for innovative ideas to lure visitors to the park and the idea of kayak trails was mooted. The image of kayak trail

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3 March 2014Limpopo National Park: increased anti-poaching successes

Limpopo National Park's protection unit delivered improved successes during 2013, with the arrest of 43 poachers (up from 14 in 2012) and the confiscation of 21 rifles (up from 15 in 2012).

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24 February 2014SEK19 million from the Swedish Postcode Lottery!

On 20 February 2014 Peace Parks Foundation Sweden, as a beneficiary of the Swedish Postcode Lottery, became the very fortunate recipient of SEK10 million. In addition to this, Peace Parks Foundation a

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21 February 2014Opening of Maputo Special Reserve headquarters in the Lubombo TFCA

Marking a milestone in the development of Maputo Special Reserve, its headquarters were opened by the Mozambican Minister of Tourism, Mr Carvalho Muaria on Friday, 14 February 2014.The headquarters, f

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5 February 2014€15.4 million to combat wildlife crime

South Africa’s Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs, Minister Edna Molewa has lauded the R232.2 million grant made to the Peace Parks Foundation by the Dutch and Swedish Postcode Lotteries.Th

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3 February 2014Southern Agrican Wildlife College news

For the latest on the Southern African Wildlife College's events, courses and student news, open the PDF.

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28 January 2014President Chissano visits Limpopo National Park

Massingir, 22 Jan 2014 – Former Mozambican president and Peace Parks Foundation board member, Mr Joaquim Chissano, visited Limpopo National Park (LNP) on a fact-finding mission, primarily intended t

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24 January 2014Dylan Lewis supports Peace Parks Foundation

South African artist Dylan Lewis is widely regarded as one of the world's foremost sculptors.In 2009, he donated this exquisite sculpture to Peace Parks Foundation, which he has supported as a Peace P

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17 January 2014Sustainable farming skills for Simalaha communities

In 2012, Peace Parks Foundation received a generous donation from the Swedish Postcode Lottery to develop a wildlife sanctuary in the Simalaha Community Conservancy in south-western Zambia and improve

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6 January 2014Limpopo National Park Special Anti-Poaching Unit Deployed

On 9 December 2013 the passing out parade for Limpopo National Park's special anti-poaching unit of 30 expressly trained field rangers was held at the park's Aguia Pesqueira (Fish Eagle) camp.

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