Our Purpose and Values

Training beyond boundaries

In striving to inspire every person we train and engage with to conserve our natural world, we are innovative, transformative and solutions driven.

Our purpose is to equip people with the necessary knowledge and applied skills to conserve and protect Africa’s natural resources and its biodiversity. We go beyond boundaries so we can do this in viable, inclusive and economically successful ways.

Our core values and guiding principles are:

Accountability

Integrity

Transparancy

Progressiveness

Innovation

Our guiding principles

1

We strive for excellence, are committed, proactive and responsive. Passion is what drives us.

2

We act ethically and respectfully.

3

Credibility underpins what we do, whilst our flexibility and adaptability maintains our competitive edge.

4

We have a sense of urgency and remain focused on sustainable results and outcomes.

5

We are dedicated as an institution to applied, innovative and adaptive learning.

6

Our collective and individual actions bring about positive change.

Our Goal statements

In response to current conservation challenges:

Our Strategic Objectives