News: Eastern & Southern Africa Programme
A numbers game: Managing elephants in southern Africa
In some parts of Africa, elephant numbers are increasing as a result of years of successful ...
Illegal ivory seized in Taiwan
Taiwanese authorities have confiscated more than five tonnes of ivory within three days, marking ...
Central Africa’s first debt-for-nature swap helps protect tropical forests in Cameroon
France and Cameroon signed the first ever Central African debt-for-nature swap, which will see ...
Giraffe’s relative rediscovered in eastern Congo
After nearly 50 years, the okapi – the closest known relative to the giraffe – has been ...
New fishing fund launched to reduce poverty in Africa
WWF, together with the African Union, World Bank and United Nations Food and Agriculture ...
Big win for Conservation partnership: Virunga NP freed of Settlers
Time to clean up the chemicals in Africa
WWF Global Toxics Programme Director Clifton Curtis writes on a strategic approach to chemical ...
Illegal timber trade in Europe driving global forest loss and poverty
A new WWF report shows that unless urgent action is taken by the European Union, the illegal timber ...
Kenya: the Olkaria geothermal plant
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The Olkaria II plant in Kenya’s Rift Valley, inaugurated in March 2004, is the first geothermal ...
World's largest population of hippos soon to be wiped out
A new aerial survey shows that the hippo population in Virunga National Park in the Democratic ...