KAVANGO ZAMBEZI

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TRANSFRONTIER CONSERVATION AREA (KAZA TFCA)

 

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Monday, 22 November 2021 11:53

19th Africa Wildlife Consultative Forum

Botswana Ministry of Environment, Natural Resource Conservation and Tourism and the Department of Wildlife and National Parks have been commended for the successful hosting the 19th African Wildlife Consultative Forum (AWCF) which took place from the 8th to the 12th of November at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and Spa in Kasane.

The Federal Republic of Germany has been applauded for her longstanding regional support through the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) to the establishment and development of the Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA).

JOINT STATEMENT OF THE KAZA TFCA PARTNER STATES ON THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE FIRST- EVER KAZA-WIDE COORDINATED AERIAL SURVEY.

BY MR. TEOFILUS NGHITILA, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FORESTRY AND TOURISM, NAMIBIA AS COORDINATING COUNTRY FOR THE KAZA TFCA.

The Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA) Secretariat joins the Modise family, Southern Africa conservation community, and KAZA Partner States in mourning the passing of former Regional Coordinator for KAZA TFCA, Mr. Sedia Modise.

The Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZATFCA) Secretariat is aware of media reports alleging that the Republic of Zimbabwe was planning toexport live elephants. Secretariat consulted with the Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife ManagementAuthority (ZimParks) to verify the claims and to confirm the official position on the matter.

The Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA) Secretariat joins the rest of the world in commemorating the 2021 World Elephant Day and reaffirms its commitment to coordinating efforts of the five Partner States and various stakeholders in the management of more than half of the remaining African Savannah elephants found in the landscape.

Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA) Secretariat, in partnership with the Peace Parks Foundation (PPF) and the Southern African Wildlife College (SAWC), has scaled up efforts to curb the illegal trafficking of wildlife products in the region by improving the effectiveness of customs and law enforcement agencies of the five Partner States.

Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA), with funding support from the German government, has demonstrated its commitment to promote community-based tourism with the launch of the €283,500 Hwange-Kazuma-Chobe community livelihood development project.  

The Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA) Secretariat is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Luckmore Safuli as its Communications and Marketing Officer, and Mr. Boniface Madieletsa as the organisation’s Accountant, effective August 01, 2021.

Over the years, there has been a growing portfolio of donors and development partners supporting various initiatives in the Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA).

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