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24 December 2012Milibangalala the turtle finds a new home in the Dennegeur crèche

More than 30 children between ages of three and six walked into the room and saw a 2-metre long leatherback turtle lying on the floor. They shouted “Skilpad!, turtle or tortoise in Afrikaans and cou

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18 December 2012Macquarie Munich Team use their feet to raise funds for Peace Parks Foundation

On 14 October 2012, an enthusiastic group of runners from the *Macquarie Group in Munich, Germany raised awareness of, and funding for Peace Parks Foundation.

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10 December 20122012 Wildlife College graduates challenged to find solutions

With the graduation of its 2012 certificate course students, the Southern African Wildlife College this year celebrated 15 years of developing protected area management expertise across the southern A

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4 December 2012Southern African Wildlife College 15-year Review

The 2011 Annual Review of the Southern African Wildlife College, marking its 15 years in existence, is attached.

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30 November 20122012 Desert Knights Mountain Biking Tour

The October full moon provided the perfect send-off for a group of intrepid mountain bikers on their journey of approximately 300 km through the stark, desolate areas of the /Ai/Ais-Richtersveld Trans

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28 November 2012Prof Jakes Gerwel, vice-chairman of Peace Parks Foundation

Peace Parks Foundation deeply regrets losing its vice-chairman, Prof. Jakes Gerwel, who passed away early on Wednesday morning, the 28th of November 2012, following a short illness.

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27 November 2012Crowning a successful year

On Friday, 16 November 2012, 90 young women and 16 young men from across southern Africa graduated at the SA College for Tourism in Graaff-Reinet.

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16 November 2012Custodians of the future

Children in the Wilderness is an environmental and life skills educational programme for children focusing on the next generation of decision makers: inspiring them to care for their natural heritage

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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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