Greater Lebombo Conservancy (GLC) – Mozambique
The Greater Lebombo Conservancy (GLC), an area of 2,483 km2, is currently the most critical piece of land on the planet for rhino conservation.
January 1, 2020
Akashinga arrests multiple wildlife poachers
We are pleased to update you with information about several arrests made in recent weeks by the IAPF Akashinga (“The Brave Ones”) ranger unit. Akashinga is our innovative All-Female Conservation Model, a new way of conducting conservation work.
December 16, 2019
Wire snares removed by IAPF's Akashinga Rangers
Our Akashinga patrols discovered and immediately removed roughly 200 wire snares.Snares are stealth and torturous killers of wildlife. There are no loud gunshots, no dog chases, and no pit falls that animals plummet into as herds run by.
November 26, 2019
‘National Geographic Live’ features IAPF Founder & Sergeant
What a wonderful opportunity we had to share our anti-poaching work – and through such a renown and well-respected platform.
November 21, 2019
LEADRANGER Graduation Class of 2019
We’re pleased to report that our LEADRanger program graduated another class this year.Our comprehensive LEADRanger Course ran from May 5th through August 23rd. It was directed and supported from IAPF’s LEADRanger HQ in the Kasigau Corridor, Kenya.
November 21, 2019
Katana: our new K9 colleague
Our fight against poaching is gaining momentum.As Akashinga expands, we’re constantly refining existing operations and always looking for methods that will increase our effectiveness. We’ve recently found another way to do both!
November 19, 2019
Recruiting nature’s fiercest protectors for Akashinga
I’m here in the field, in Zimbabwe, helping put our next cohort of Akashinga rangers through selection. What is happening here is exciting, and I wanted to share it, so I’ve prepared a short update for you directly from the field in Zimbabwe.
September 19, 2019
LEADRANGER teaches defence tactics
Our LEADRanger program re-builds management skills in the conservation industry by developing anti-poaching instructors and leaders who take the skills back to their home region and train others.
June 18, 2019