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AWF Launches Management-Level Conservation Training Program

  • 03/07/12
  • Nairobi, Kenya

New Conservation Management Training Program Will Help Develop Next Generation of Leaders in African Conservation

NAIROBI, Kenya, March 7, 2012 -- In keeping with its history of conservation leadership development, the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has launched the Conservation Management Training Program (CMTP), a competitive two-year training and mentorship program for highly qualified candidates.

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Infant Mountain Gorilla Found Dead in Poacher's Snare

  • 02/13/12
  • Kigali, Rwanda

Discovery of Mountain Gorilla, as well as a Poached Elephant in the Same Region, Highlights Ongoing Challenges in Ensuring Security for Wildlife

KIGALI, Rwanda, February 13, 2012 -- An anti-poaching patrol in the Virunga Massif made a gruesome discovery this past week: On Feb. 1, an infant mountain gorilla was found dead, caught in a poacher's snare.

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African Wildlife Foundation and Nature Conservancy Help Establish Kenya's Newest National Park

  • 11/11/11
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Once Established, Laikipia National Park Will Protect Critical Migratory Corridor for Wildlife and Tourism

NAIROBI, Kenya, November 11, 2011 -- Yesterday the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) in partnership with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) presented the Kenyan government with a gift of land that will help establish the country's newest national park.

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AWF Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator, For 10th Year In A Row

  • 09/27/11
  • Washington, D.C.

Fewer than 1% of Charities Receive This Exceptional Designation

WASHINGTON, D.C. September 27, 2011 -- African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) proudly announces that it has received the coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for an almost unheard of 10th year in a row.

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AWF Mourns Loss of Nobel Laureate and Kenyan Conservationist Wangari Maathai

  • 09/26/11
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Environmental 'Warrior' Inspired Many Through Her Commitment to Equitable Development, Environmental Sustainability

NAIROBI, Kenya, September 26, 2011 -- The African Wildlife Foundation mourns the passing of Nobel laureate and Kenyan conservationist Wangari Maathai.

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