conservation

How do Wildlife Credits work?

Wildlife Credits creates even more incentive for rural farmers to take part in conservation efforts. By providing performance payments to communities based on the abundance of wildlife in their area, the program creates a direct correlation between economic empowerment and conservation success.

The Plight of the Pangolin

Photographs  Jo Tagg   Pangolins certainly are not the most glamorous animals, yet they are the most trafficked. In Namibia, the fight against trafficking has become the defence of these defenceless animals. Nina van Schalkwyk finds out more.    Prince William said pangolins might be extinct before most people even know they existed. National Geographic Read More

Book Review: Conservation Pioneers in Namibia and Other Stories by Game Rangers, by Peter Bridgeford

The new book by Peter Bridgeford Reviewed by Willie Olivier If ever there was a compelling and insightful read it’s well-known conservationist Peter Bridgeford’s latest book, Conservation Pioneers in Namibia and stories by game rangers. It’s a book of personal stories, tales, anecdotes and experiences, many that have never been told before, and provides a fascinating Read More

The Ultimate Namibian Bucket-list

All over the world visitors are attracted to the obvious must-sees. To those images which catch the eye on a TV screen, in a travel magazine or on a billboard. Images are the most powerful tool in tourism and luckily, Namibia is one of the most photogenic destinations. There are so many places in our country begging one to come closer, look deeper and become part of the picture.