After 17 years, the Khula Nam project is still going strong.
Khula Nam is an environmental education and leadership project pioneered by the Wilderness Foundation in 1996. Over 600 trails h... Read more
The Ecosystem Restoration project, in operation since 2004, is part of the greater Baviaanskloof Mega-Reserve project. The Baviaanskloof Mega-Reserve conservation projectRead more
Together with a number of leading non-governmental organizations, the Wilderness Foundation is fighting to stop the development of a mine which will compromise the natural integrity of the Mapungub... Read more
Tracks of Giants, the epic conservation trek over 5000 kilometres through six southern African countries came to an end in September 2012, but the impact of the expedition will hav... Read more
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Preserving the Planet™ (PTP™) aims to reduce and correct the damage being done to our planet by contributing funds to the Wilderness Foundation and raising as much environmental awareness as po... Read more
Through the Wilderness Foundation’s Social Enterprise Development projects, young people are empowered to become financially independent entrepreneurs and breadwinners for their families.
For the past five years, the Wilderness Foundation SA, the Wilderness Foundation UK, and the WILD Foundation have been involved in efforts to assist the Government of Botswana and stakeholders in r... Read more
Greenpals, its member and listed companies, aim to create a greener future by collectively contributing to the Wilderness Foundation and encouraging positive environmental change.Greenpals.co... Read more
One man from the Eastern Cape has taken it upon himself to raise awareness of the rhino’s plight across the USA. Neale Howarth grew up on a game farm, surrounded by wild animals and even helped h... Read more
The Pride Project, which is managed and co-ordinated by the Wilderness Foundation, was developed to fulfil the need for an environmental education outreach programme among disadvantaged youth from ... Read more
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The Wilderness Foundation is working together in partnership with the Vincent Mai-Family Foundation to fast-track the restoration of the Plains of the Camdeboo Private Nature Reserve.
The r... Read more
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In order to broaden the impact of the Wilderness Foundation’s social intervention programme and to specifically address poverty and youth employment, the Wilderness Foundation has implemented the... Read more
The Wilderness Foundation pioneered the establishment of INDALO, an Eastern Cape Private Nature Reserve Association, in 2002. It facilitated a series of meetings between owners and general managers... Read more
The Niassa National Reserve, situated in northern Mozambique, was founded in 1954 while Mozambique was still Portuguese East Africa but did not receive effective p... Read more
The Wilderness Leadership School (WLS) was founded over 50 years ago as the vision of Dr Ian Player and his friend and mentor, Magqubu Ntombela.
The WLS offers lea... Read more
The Umzi Wethu model includes a residential academic facility where skills training takes place together with residential care. At the three current Umzi Wethu academies, young men and women betwee... Read more
Starting in early October 2013, this seven month journey will conclude in early May 2014; covering a distance of over 3000 km on foot. Inspired by a childhood love of nature and driven by a distin... Read more
Eco-nexion - "Balancing the connection between Nature and People". Eco-Nexion is a positive communication platform showcasing the importance of preserving the ba... Read more
The Dassenberg Coastal Catchment Partnership (DCCP) is a joint landscape initiative and partnership between the Wilderness Foundation, City of Cape Town, CapeNature, World Wide Fund for Nature – ... Read more
The biodiversity network (BioNet) project is a partnership between the Wilderness Foundation and various stakeholders, which seeks to promote landowner commitment and investment in the long-term co... Read more
Developed by the Wilderness Foundation to address the environmental needs of Africa, the Green Leaf Environmental Standard responds to corporate social responsibility seeking respo... Read more
The brainchild of Wilderness Foundation director, Andrew Muir, the Umzi Wethu model is a holistic one year, social development a... Read more
Established in August 2012, the SAFE (Sustainable Alternatives to Fracking and Exploration) AllianceRead more
The Wilderness Foundation launched the Forever Wild – Rhino Protection Initiative in May, 2011.
The Campaign aims to gather support from the public and various s... Read more
Facilitated by the Wilderness Foundation, the Wild Leaders leadership development project is directed at business, decision-makers and leaders in the corporate and government environments.
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The world’s longest-running conservation event celebrates its tenth anniversary in Spain this year. It will focus on the successful recovery and restoration of E... Read more
The Wilderness Foundation is a founding member of the Climate Action Partnership (CAP), a powerful alliance of South African environmental NGO’s that recognise that climate change is not just an ... Read more
The Imbewu project is run as a joint partnership between the Wilderness Foundation and the People & Conservation Department of the South African National Parks. Imbewu (meaning ‘seed’ in is... Read more