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Hong Kong Lawmaker Takes Her Fight Against Blood Ivory to Africa

  • 09/09/14
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Hong Kong lawmaker Dr. Hon Elizabeth Quat JP has come to Kenya to help build bridges between China and Africa as part of her campaign to stop the buying of ivory and end the killing of elephants. The trip was organized in partnership with WildAid, Save the Elephants, the African Wildlife Foundation, the Northern Rangelands Trust and Stop Ivory. 

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African Wildlife Foundation Co-Sponsors World Elephant Day Event in Kenya, Raises Awareness on Threats to Elephants While Celebrating Conservation Successes

  • 08/11/14
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Children, conservationists, and local celebrities joined the African Wildlife Foundation and WildlifeDirect on Saturday to celebrate world’s largest land mammal ahead of World Elephant Day

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Open Letter to New Zealand Government: Ivory Trade Ban and Destruction of Confiscated Ivory

  • 07/23/14
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Prominent New Zealand businessmen and philanthropists, Dr Gareth Morgan and Sir Stephen Tindall, have teamed up with international supermodel and Patron to Born Free Foundation Rachel Hunter, and the Executive Director of SPCA Auckland, Bob Kerridge, to formally urge the New Zealand Government to consider a complete ban on all ivory trading and to crush the Crown’s confiscated ivory stockpile.

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Ecolodge Breaks Ground in Ethiopia's Simien Mountains National Park

  • 07/14/14
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Funded by African Wildlife Foundation's mission-based investment company, African Wildlife Capital, Limalimo Lodge is scheduled to open in fall of 2015 and bring benefits to area’s wildlife and people

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Baby Mountain Gorillas Named at Kwita Izina Ceremony

  • 07/07/14
  • Kigali, Rwanda

At Kwita Izina ceremony, 18 new baby gorillas receive names

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