Newsletters

The Bateleur – Quarter 1 (2021)

Dear friends of the College, We are grateful for another year, and another opportunity to do the work we’re so passionate about thanks to the ongoing support from our partners and donors. Despite the ongoing challenges facing the College, and indeed the conservations sector as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, our staff and students...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 4 (2020)

Dear friends of the College We’ve walked a long road with the rest of South Africa, and the world, since President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the South African nation for the first time about the Covid-19 pandemic in March of this year. As 2020 draws to a close, the Southern African Wildlife College would like to say...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 3 (2020)

Dear Friends of the College, What a time it’s been since 15 March, 2020, when President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the South African nation for the first time about the Covid-19 pandemic. Between the College’s Executive Committee, its Human Resources (HR) Department and its Academic Departments, we have been steeped in legislation, protocols, policies, rules, and regulations,...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 2 (2020)

This bumper Q2 issue of the Bateleur focuses on the Southern African Wildlife College’s response to the Covid-19 virus and the impact that the mandatory closure of all contact training training institutions has had on the institution and its various departments. As per the protocols put in place, which were communicated to all our various...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 1 (2020)

Dear friends of the College, Welcome to the first issue of The Bateleur.  2020 has started at a rapid pace and is already shaping up to be an exciting year for the Southern African Wildlife College. You will see that we have incorporated elements of our updated and refreshed corporate identity in the newsletter masthead. Over...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 4 (2019)

Our College year always ends on a high note, with the graduation of our Natural Resource Management students, who will soon return to their respective parks across Africa. Their graduation ceremony is always a moving reminder of why we do what we do, especially when proud family members and friends honour the students’ achievements and...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 3 (2019)

From the Editor As we prepare to enter the final quarter of the year, the College is busy as ever, both in what we’re achieving as an institution and the various initiatives our different training departments are involved in. As a non-profit, public benefit institution, we continue developing our partnerships with donors, strategic partners and...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 2 (2019)

From the Editor These past three months have certainly gone by in a flurry of activity. This has been exciting both in terms of what the College is achieving as well as the work that our different training departments are involved in. Moreover, we have been working hard on a sustainability strategy for the College...
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The Bateleur – Quarter 1 (2019)

From the Editor “We’ve had an exceptionally busy start to the year, with a highlight being the arrival of our new Natural Resource Management students! It’s always exciting to know that by the end of the year, we’ll have helped equip conservation professionals from across Africa with the skills they need to tackle the challenging issues...
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