On the 27th September 2017. The Southern African Wildlife College (SAWC) recognised 27 learners from the wider SADC Region who completed a six-month-long Introduction to Conservation and Environmental Education bridging programme.
The memorable event was attended by approximately 50 guests, including graduates family and friends, donors, stakeholders, staff etc. The morning began with the drill demonstration followed by speeches by different speakers and handing out certificates.
Janet Wilkinson from Children in the Wilderness, stressed the importance of utilizing the opportunities presented in meaningful ways. In her commencement address, CEO Theresa Sowry, congratulated the learners and told them that graduation was the culmination of a long and challenging, but ultimately rewarding journey
Another graduate speaker Kumbuso Mwanza from Zambia, thanked the college for all the experience and opportunities he had been given, and for giving learners like him the opportunity to find their true self.