African Elephant in Namibia
Dave Cole
Project

Supporting Indigenous Conservancies in Namibia

Duration
2020 - 2021
Location
Namibia
Species protected
Black Rhino Diceros bicornis
African Elephant Loxodonta africana
African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

Project objectives

  • Secure wildlife monitoring positions in order to control poaching and to provide a source of income to the local communities;
  • Continue Devil’s Claw harvesting activities.

Threaths

Diseases

Poaching

This project is a part of the IUCN SOS African Wildlife initiative, which is funded by the European Commission’s Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development (DG Devco) through its B4Life initiative.