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.

Watch: Learn about Zimbabwe's Biodiversity Economy Report

Healthy ecosystems are essential for economic growth and human well-being. Zimbabwe, with AWF's assistance, has a plan for leveraging biodiversity so people and wildlife thrive. 

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AWF in Action


Will Africa prioritize nature as part of the solution to climate change?

The inaugural Africa Climate Summit held in Nairobi, Kenya, was an important milestone in defining how Africa chooses to engage with the world on climate change. The Summit gathered leaders and senior… 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.