Wildlife Guardian News


Schools Educational Initiatives

In July, the SAWC supported the Ludlow Career Guidance workshop. This was done in collaboration with local NGOs, various government departments such as the Department of Health and the Department of Basic Education, educators, parents, as well as community leaders. The purpose of this workshop was to encourage the youth to partake in programmes that...
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K9 Unit Update – Wildlife Guardian News Q1 2023

Johan van Straaten – Dog MasterThanks to the amazing and ongoing support of a number of donors including the Ivan Carter Wildlife Conservation Alliance, Garmin, Foundation Hans Wilsdorf, Metamorphosis Foundation, Friends of African Wildlife, Tusk Trust, Our Horn is NOT Medicine donors including the Edgar Droste Trust and Seaboard USA as well as other individual donors,...
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In 2022, 124 rhinos were killed in the Kruger National Park. No rhinos were poached in any other national park. The number of rhinos poached in the Kruger National Park represents a 40% decrease compared with those killed for their horn 2021. The provincial and national breakdown for 2022 (in comparison to 2021 and 2020) is...
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