AWF's Strategic Vision

Africa’s Voice
for Wildlife

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Homepage: Vision Statement

We are an Africa-based global conservation organization protecting wildlife and their habitats as essential parts of a modern and prosperous Africa. We articulate a unique vision of African-led conservation, focusing on solutions that create opportunity for people — not at the expense of wildlife and their habitats, but because of them.


AWF’s response to climate change is based on the scientific principle of resilience. Our engagements at COP28 aim to realize our mission where wildlife and people will need to prove resilient to the effects of climate change. 

AWF in Action


A Unified Front: Africa’s Call to Lead the Dialogue on Climate Change

As we approach the imminent COP 28 meeting in Dubai, it has become abundantly clear that the myriad global challenges we face are intrinsically linked to climate change. Climate change exacerbates the… Read more

AWF Homepage Redesign: Mission

We’re working to ensure wildlife and wild lands thrive in modern Africa.

Our multi-faceted approach ensures conservation strategies work for wildlife and people.