Conservation and environmental news & publications: South Africa
Rhino poaching statistics highlight need for action against crime
Record number of rhino poaching deaths in South Africa last year
Learning for Sustainability - Launch of PanAfrican Youth Strategy
Nairobi, Kenya – November 20, 2013 – Africa’s youth can be at the forefront of sustainable ...
Microchips to protect rhinos in Kenya
WWF-Kenya hands over 1000 microchips and 5 scanners to the Kenya Wildlife Service today.
US President Barack Obama makes pledge to tackle wildlife crime during Africa visit
Obama announces US support for combating poaching and wildlife trafficking during visit to Africa.
Community-Based Natural Resource Management Stocktaking Exercise in Tanzania
This CBNRM stocktaking report is part of the regional initiative under the Southern Africa CBNRM ...
Uganda unveils the world's first Earth Hour forest
Preparations across the globe kick off for Earth Hour 2013 with the creation of the world's first ...
Governments fall short on immediate efforts to curb illegal ivory trade at wildlife trade meeting
World governments at CITES opted against immediate trade sanctions against several countries that ...
WWF statement on rhinos at CITES
Carlos Drews in response to decisions from world governments to offer better protection for rhinos
All eyes on countries fuelling illegal ivory trade
Sanctions should be imposed on Thailand, Nigeria and DRC for their roles in the illegal ivory ...
Rhino poaching toll reaches new high
Rhino poaching statistics released today by the South African government reveal that a record 668 ...