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22 June 2018 Why we signed the Born to Live Wild Pledge Walking with lions is much less straightforward than it seems. It almost never has to do with conservation, rehabilitation, or lion reintroduction into the wild. We do not condone this aspect of touri...
21 June 2018 Its World Giraffe Day! Taking a look at giraffes around our projects! The 21st June 2018 is World Giraffe Day - the longest day (or night) of the year: rather fitting for the world s longest-necked animal! The day is a celebration of these iconic animals, to raise a...
20 June 2018 Elephant & Wild Dog research in Namibia - why you should get involved The mission of our remote Northern Namibia research programme is to conserve the region s land, culture and wildlife, and protect keynote species threatened by the human-wildlife conflict. In this...
19 June 2018 Rhino & Elephant Project volunteers reflect on their time in Zimbabwe! Nothing gives you an idea of what its like on a project than reading about volunteers’ experiences. This week we’re focusing on our Rhino Elephant Conservation Programme in Zimbabwe. ...
7 June 2018 Project news! Pangolin release and new arrivals Our Primate Conservation programme in Zimbabwe has had a busy month, with several new orphans arriving at the sanctuary, and a successful pangolin release. In May the sanctuary had a call from a l...
4 June 2018 New Anti-Poaching Canine Unit in Zimbabwe Our Rhino Elephant Conservation programme in Zimbabwe have just welcomed the newest member to their Anti-Poaching Unit. Murwi, a highly trained Dutch Shepherd dog, is the inaugural member of the tea...
24 May 2018 A brand new way to experience Mana Pools Rarely does a place evoke such passion as Mana Pools National Park, 2,200 square km of untouched wilderness, on the banks of the Zambezi River. It is a part of Africa spoken about with hushed voices, ...
6 April 2018 Bringing healthcare to the San community of Namibia The San Bushmen of Namibia are considered to be one of the oldest cultures in the world, having lived in southern Africa for more than 20,000 years. Traditionally hunter-gatherers, with no concept of ...
5 April 2018 When is a Wildlife Sanctuary Not a Sanctuary? Thinking of volunteering at a wildlife sanctuary? Read this article first! The idea of being able to work closely with iconic African animals is a big draw, and volunteering at animal sanctuaries ...
28 March 2018 Last minute programme availability Occasionally, some of our projects have late cancellations, or are able to offer spaces to last-minute bookings. So, if you re a fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants kind of traveller, there are still some p...

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