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18 July 2008Happy birthday Madiba!

Happy birthday to our founding patron, Dr Nelson Mandela and thank you for being our daily inspiration. Dr Nelson Mandela is one of the three founding patrons of Peace Parks Foundation, the other two

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15 July 2008New Honorary Patron

His Excellency Lieutenant General Seretse Khama Ian Khama, the President of the Republic of Botswana, has honoured Peace Parks Foundation by agreeing to become an honorary patron of the Foundation. Bo

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15 July 2008New Honorary Patron

Zambia is partner to four transfrontier conservation areas (TFCAs): The Kavango Zambezi TFCA, set to become Africa's largest conservation area; the Malawi-Zambia TFCAs; Liuwa Plain-Mussuma TFCA betwee

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1 July 2008First milestone toward the world's biggest conservation area

On 7 December 2006 the cornerstone for the world's biggest conservation area, the Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (TFCA) was laid with the signing of a memorandum of understanding by t

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28 June 2008Reuniting the Tembe elephants

For decades they suffered the the ravages of war. But now elephants in the border region between Mozambique and KwaZulu Natal can look forward to returning to a relatively normal existence.Their hope

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25 June 2008New partners for Royal Jozini Big 6

At a function in Lavumisa on Friday to mark the opening of the first construction tenders, the directors of Royal Jozini Big 6 announced the participation of a prominent South African property consort

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24 June 2008Mending fences

ONE of the issues being discussed at yesterday's indaba between senior personnel from Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife and members of the local communities, was when the fences would be dropped between Ndumo Gam

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6 June 2008Freedom in the wilderness

Why should "Kruger's new east", as it's being hyped, be part of your next park itinerary? JAZZ KUSCHKE crossed the border into Mozambique's Limpopo National Park to find out. Along with Kruger and Gon

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17 May 2008New camp in Limpopo National Park

Campismo Albufeira was opened late-2007 and is situated close to the Massingir Entrance Gate, as well as the Massingir Dam wall. It consists of four chalets of reed and canvas, each with a small veran

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12 May 2008Breaking barriers

PEACE PARKS: THE WORLD'S MOST AUDACIOUS ECOTOURISM PROJECT? Southern Africa's transfrontier parks initiative aims to be the world's top nature-based tourism programme, writes SHARON VAN WYKIT SPANS ni

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