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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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21 July 2016SANParks donation of zebra to ‡Khomani San

The ‡Khomani San of the !Ae!Hai Kalahari Heritage Park in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park were delighted when SANParks recently brought nine, and then another 11, zebra to their Erin Game Ranch.

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14 July 2016Meeting TFCA challenges head-on

To address the many challenges of transfrontier conservation areas (TFCAs), the Southern African Development Community (SADC) TFCA Network, in partnership with Peace Parks Foundation, the African Wild

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8 July 2016Latest news from the Wildlife College

Open the PDF for news on the Southern African Wildlife College's events, courses and students.

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