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8 September 2016Meeting of KAZA TFCA traditional leaders

On 2 September, traditional leaders from four of the five KAZA TFCA partner countries met in Livingstone, Zambia.

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2 September 2016Tour de Wilderness Celebrates 12th Nedbank Tour de Tuli

Tour de Wilderness, the organiser of the annual Nedbank Tour de Tuli multi-stage mountain bike event, is proud to celebrate the success of its 12th Tour which saw 330 participants cycle across 275 km

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24 August 2016Wildlife College helps bridge the gap for aspiring conservationists

The Southern African Wildlife College recently bade farewell to the Conservation and Environmental Education bridging programme class of 2016. Their victory over this challenging six-month course was

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17 August 2016Protecting turtles in Africa's marine TFCA

Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve had another successful turtle monitoring season this year. The reserve comprises the Mozambican component of the Ponta do Ouro-Kosi Bay TFCA, Africa's first cross-

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12 August 2016World Elephant Day

The dramatic escalation of poaching, habitat loss, human-elephant conflict and mistreatment in captivity are just some of the threats to elephant.

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11 August 2016Livelihoods strategy for Great Limpopo on the map

In 2015, the joint management board of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP) and the larger Great Limpopo Transfrontier Conservation Area ( GLTFCA) initiated a process of developing an integrat

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5 August 2016New plane and boat for Limpopo National Park

Limpopo National Park is now using its new aeroplane, a Savannah S, as replacement of its Bantam, which served the park from 2005 until 2015. The Savannah was donated by the Rhino Protection Programme

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2 August 2016Caring for children

The SA College for Tourism students spent their Mandela Day at the Vuyani Safe Haven child and youth care centre for vulnerable children in need of care. They made vetkoek (popular deep-fried dough ca

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29 July 2016World Ranger Day

Field rangers in Africa often find themselves in the middle of war zones and other challenging conditions, including experiencing pressure from the communities in which they live. During the training

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26 July 2016Loss of Dr Luc Hoffmann

Peace Parks Foundation is deeply saddened by the loss of Dr Luc Hoffmann, who passed away on 21 July 2016. Dr Hoffmann was one of the foundation's first supporters, becoming a founding member of the P

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