PPF ZA logoPEACE PARKS FOUNDATION

Peace Parks News

24 August 2011Wildlife College trains Kruger contractors

The Kruger National Park (KNP)’s HOD: Technical Services, Blake Schraader presented the certificates to 150 emerging contractors in Skukuza on Friday, August 19, 2011. The certificates are for the E

 read more

18 August 2011KAZA TREATY SIGNED

On 18 August 2011 at the SADC Summit in Luanda, Angola, the Presidents of the Republics of Angola, Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe signed a Treaty which formally and legally establishes the Kav

 read more

15 August 2011Second translocation to Maputo Special Reserve

On Friday, 5 August 2011, 24 zebras from Ithala Game Reserve in South Africa, were successfully introduced to Maputo Special Reserve in Mozambique. The operation ended at about 7.00 pm.

 read more

27 July 2011Research on Foot and Mouth Disease

During the official opening of the Hans Hoheisen Wildlife Research Station in August 2010, Peace Parks Foundation, with support from Turner Foundation, made available a donation towards priority rese

 read more

14 July 2011New honorary patron: President Jacob Zuma of South Africa

Peace Parks Foundation is very pleased to announce that the President of South Africa, Mr Jacob Zuma, has kindly agreed to become an honorary patron of the Foundation and, in accepting, expressed his

 read more

24 June 2011Futi Corridor now a protected area

In one of the Lubombo Transfrontier Conservation and Resource Area’s most important developments, the government of Mozambique on 14 June 2011 approved the declaration of the Futi Corridor as a pro

 read more

3 June 2011Payment for Ecosystems Services

As the TFCA spans the most important water catchment area for the people of Lesotho and South Africa, Peace Parks Foundation, in conjunction with a group of interested parties, in 2010 developed a vis

 read more

27 May 2011Opening of Marine Reserve’s headquarters, Mozambique

On 17 May 2011, Mr Fernando Sumbana, Mozambique’s Minister of Tourism, officially opened the headquarters of the Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve in the Lubombo Transfrontier Conservation and

 read more

25 May 2011Peace Parks Foundation now owns its offices

Peace Parks Foundation is delighted to now be the proud owner of the office building it has been occupying since February 2010. The Foundation’s Executive Committee had carefully weighed the option

 read more

5 May 2011Community to develop ecotourist lodge in Maputo Special Reserve, Lubombo TFCA

On 25 March 2011, the Ahi Zameni Chemucane, a community association representing 850 people from three rural Mozambican communities, signed a 25-year partnership agreement with the Bell Foundation to

 read more