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The Bateleur – Quarter 4 (2023)

As another year draws to a rapid close, we cannot but reflect on the successes of this past year. It certainly was a year of full recovery with us training a record number of students both on and off-site.  The College has met and exceeded its annual training target with training having been delivered to 21...
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And what a wonderful occasion it was!

In celebration of the Southern African Wildlife College’s Sustainability Fund and of its Patron, Countess Sylvia Labia, a reception was held in the ballroom of Casa Labia in Muizenberg, Cape Town on 1 November 2023.Despite market volatility and local markets working against us, the Sustainability Fund has grown by a further R14,3-million after reaching its first target last year. This...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 3 (2023)

Albeit that this edition of the Bateleur is a little delayed, we are very excited to be bringing you news from the third quarter. A quarter which was characterised by the number of groups hosted on site as well as the College extending its work into other areas across the globe. This included an exciting trip...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 2 (2023)

Dear friends of the College,It is with some disbelief and excitement that we find ourselves at the end of the second quarter of the year!  2023 is certainly progressing rapidly but this does not mean that little has happened since the Quarter 1 edition of the Bateleur went out. Apart from us hosting a number of guests, donors,...
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Letter from the Patron of the SAWC’s Sustainability Fund

9 June 2023 Dear Friends of the College,I hope that this email finds you in good health, especially for on those of you experiencing the chilly wintery days in South Africa.Much has happened since the Southern African Wildlife College’s first sustainability event, which also celebrated the twenty-five years of the College’s existence. It was a glorious...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 1 (2023)

Dear friends of the College,The first quarter of the year started at a rapid pace and has continued, with the first quarter passing by in a flash. Much has been accomplished during the quarter as the College instills greater accountability, whilst also putting better procedures and processes in place. Apart from our student arrivals as...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 4 (2022)

Dear friends of the College,And finally, 2022 draws to a close and what a short but long and intense year it’s been! Essentially 2022 has been a year of recovery on so many different levels. The outset of the year saw many of our staff returning to a five-day week after having to show resilience and...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 3 (2022)

Dear friends of the College,There are some amazing and exciting pieces of interest in this edition of our newsletter. I wanted to give you a sneak peak of three that I was personally involved in. I was privileged to be invited to the United for Wildlife Global Summit which took place in London, UK at...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 2 (2022)

Dear friends of the College,If the first three months of the year flew by, the second three picked up even more pace. So much has happened as you will see from the departmental reports in this the second edition of the year. We also delayed the release of same to include the first visit of...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 1 (2022)

Dear friends of the College,In looking ahead to the rest of 2022, if the first quarter is anything to go by, it is certainly going to be a busy and rewarding year on so many levels. In 2020 and 2021 we were faced with many challenges including the impact of Covid-19 which took its toll on...
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