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12 November 2012Assisting the Lillydale Home Care Centre

On the 2nd of October 2012 the TFCA Unit of the South African Department of Environmental Affairs, in collaboration with Peace Parks Foundation, assisted an underprivileged community living on the wes

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8 November 2012SA College for Tourism wins two prestigious awards

On 1 November 2012 the SA College for Tourism won the Mail & Guardian Investing in the Future Education Award. This award is bestowed on projects and initiatives that demonstrate a company or organisa

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24 October 2012Major events in the Zambian component of the Kavango Zambezi (KAZA) TFCA

A few hundred kilometres upstream from Victoria Falls lie the Ngonye Falls, which provided the backdrop to the opening of the Ngonye Falls Community Partnership Park on 27 August 2012.The Zambian Min

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19 October 2012Transfrontier park provides further training

Building on the success of the mountain rescue training and GIS training provided earlier this year, staff members of the /Ai/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park's partner institutions i.e. the Namibi

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17 October 2012Masego community links in with Greater Mapungubwe TFCA

The Masego community in Botswana, by way of the traditional leadership represented by the Dikgosi from the three villages, together with the village development committees and an interim committee, ha

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26 September 20122012 Fish River clean up

The annual Fish River Canyon hiking trail season starts on the 1stof May and ends on the 15th of September. It is an extremely popular trail and, as people from all over the world book for it, it is

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11 September 2012Developing Maputo Special Reserve as a tourist destination

A ceremony to celebrate the 2012 translocation of wildlife from game reserves in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province to Mozambique’s Maputo Special Reserve was held on 10 September 2012.

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5 September 2012Creating a Climate for Change

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28 August 2012SA College for Tourism wins BHP Billiton Achiever Award

On 26 July 2012, the SA College for Tourism won the prestigious BHP Billiton Achiever Award in the category Best Training Programme: Tourism.

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23 August 2012Limpopo National Park celebrates World Ranger Day and rewards field rangers

Since 1992, World Ranger Day has been celebrated around the world each year on July 31st, the anniversary of the founding of the International Ranger Federation (IRF). The day celebrates the work of

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