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ABAXIS UK DONATE EQUIPMENT FOR RHINO PROTECTION

07 Mar 2018 0

Abaxis UK recently added to their support for Wilderness Foundation Africa’s Forever Wild Rhino Protection Initiative by sending Paul Garbutt, Head of Serviced, to South Africa for a week of contact with our projects, which included installing a...


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CHINA TO HOST 11th WORLD WILDERNESS CONGRESS

05 Mar 2018 0

Beijing, China (January 20, 2018) – At a media event in Beijing organized by the Global Times and People’s Daily, China announced it will host the 11th World Wilderness Congress (WILD11) in late 2019.

As China comes to terms with the high...


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UMZI WETHU STUDENTS GAINING EXPERIENCE

25 Jan 2018 UmziWethu and Youth Development 0

Wilderness Foundation Africa was privileged to be the caterer at a media event hosted  at the Tramways Building in Port Elizabeth last night. The event formed part of the media launch of the VW Motorsport’s 2018 Polo Cup car.
 
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CONSERVATION STUDENTS GRADUATE

14 Dec 2017 UmziWethu and Youth Development 0

Wilderness Foundation Africa held a graduation ceremony today for 20 Conservation students who have successfully completed a year-long Umzi Wethu training course through the Youth Development Programme. An additional 31 youth previously graduated...


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WFA HOSTS SEMINAR IN VIETNAM

11 Dec 2017 0

South African based conservation organization Wilderness Foundation Africa, in partnership with Vietnam based SOUL Music & Performing Arts Academy, recently hosted a Seminar entitled “Conservation and Business: Creating a Legacy” in Ho Chi...


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WFA HOSTS FREE SEMINAR AND NETWORKING SESSION IN HO CHI MINH CITY

14 Nov 2017 0

Wilderness Foundation Africa, in partnership with SOUL Music & Performing Arts Academy will be hosting a Seminar entitled “Conservation and Business: Creating a Legacy” in order to bring awareness about the rhino poaching crisis to business men and women of Ho Chi Minh City. The business community will hear from experts working in the field in South Africa, as well as from Vietnamese representatives in business, design and traditional medicine on how conservation and business need to work together to create a legacy for us all.


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WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER SUPPORTS RHINO

02 Nov 2017 rhino 0

Remembering Wildlife is the collective name for the series of books created by British wildlife photographer Margot Raggett, who was prompted to take action after seeing a poached elephant in Northern Kenya in 2014. She began asking fellow wildlife photographers if they would contribute to a fundraising book. 


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PHILIP SCHOFIELD RECEIVES A SURPRISE FROM SA

27 Oct 2017 0

Earlier this year, Philip Schofield, an ITV television presenter most recognized for presenting “This Morning”, which he has co-hosted since 2002, went on a South African adventure where he was brought to tears whilst filming the final instalment of his South African wildlife series.


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PERSONAL GROWTH THROUGH MENTORSHIP AT UMZI WETHU

23 Oct 2017 0

Part of the personal growth process is achieved through a mentorship programme, which aims to support and guide the youth to fulfill their potential and meet their goals.
A mentor is a person who our students can rely on and who is not associated with other adults in authority with whom they may have had difficult relationships. Mentors are a positive adult role model, and the mentorship process involves coaching, encouraging, constructively criticising, explaining, listening and guiding and sometimes simply being there for the young person.


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ELLA'S PAWSTEPS

20 Oct 2017 0

Medivet, through their Medivet Rhino campaign, is a proud supporter of the Ella project. It has been an incredible journey working in partnership with Medivet, the Chipembere Rhino Foundation and Ella and we would like to share some of Ella’s journey with you.