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AWF and MASS Design Group Open New Conservation School in Ilima, Democratic Republic of Congo

  • 09/22/14
  • New York
Students at Ilima Primary School

Today, at the annual meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative, the African Wildlife Foundation and MASS Design Group announce the opening of the Ilima Primary School in Equateur Province, Democratic Republic of Congo.   

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Networking Mobile Application Developer Topi to Collaborate With AWF

  • 09/16/14
  • Nairobi, Kenya
Mother topi and calf

Topi, an innovative mobile solution that optimizes networking at conferences, meetings, and other special events, has announced its support to advance the conservation mission of the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF), an international conservation organization headquartered in Kenya.

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Hong Kong Lawmaker Takes Her Fight Against Blood Ivory to Africa

  • 09/09/14
  • Nairobi, Kenya
Quat holds bullet used to kill elephant

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
World Elephant Day

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
Open letter

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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