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AWF Statement Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) CoP18 African Wildlife Foundation Recommendations on Proposals to amend Appendices at the 18th meeting of the Conference of Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora. August 17-18, 2019, Geneva, Switzerland.
More than $1 billion needed annually to secure Africa's protected areas with lions P. Lindsey, J. Miller, L. Petracca, L. Coad, A. Dickman, K. Fitzgerald, M. Flyman, P. Funston, P. Henschel, S. Kasiki, K. Knights, A. Loveridge, D. Macdonald, R. Mandisodza-Chikerema, S. Nazerali, A. Plumptre, R. Stevens, H. Van Zyl, L. Hunter Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2018.
Comparative Analysis of Participatory Forest Management and Wildlife Management Areas in Tanzania African Wildlife Foundation Enhancing Livelihoods through PFM in Northern Tanzania Project (European Union). 2017.
Evaluating outcomes of community-based conservation on Kenyan group ranches with remote sensing D. Williams, J.H. Thorne, D. Sumba, P. Muruthi, N. Gregory-Michelman
African Conservancies Volume: Towards Best Practices E. Tambara, S. Chiles, K. Fitzgerald, A. Pole, B. Jones, J. King, T. Lalampaa, I. Craig, M. Harrison, M. Gerrard, Z. Tefera, S. Collins, L. Goredema, L. Doughty, I. Imoke, S.K.K. Kaunda, M. Saunders, H. Sosovele, A.R. Kajuni, S. Mwandha & J. Makombo
Population density of elephants and other key large herbivores in the Amboseli ecosystem of Kenya in relation to droughts Moses Makonjio Okello, Lekishon Kenana, Hanori Maliti, John Warui Kiringe, Erastus Kanga, Fiesta Warinwa, Samwel Bakari, Stephen Ndambuki, Edeus Massawe, Noah Sitati, David Kimutai, Machoke Mwita, Nathan Gichohi, Daniel Muteti Journal of Arid Environments 135 (2016) 64-74
Strengthening Legal Mechanisms to Combat Wildlife Crime Wildlife Judicial and Prosecutorial Assistance Training Series (Tanzania).
Expanding options for habitat conservation outside protected areas in Kenya: The use of environmental easements. Technical Papers No. 2, 2010.
The Implications of Global Climate Change for Mountain Gorilla Conservation. A White Paper prepared by the African Wildlife Foundation, the International Gorilla Conservation Programme and EcoAdapt and funded by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, 2010.
The Performance of Electric Fences as Elephant Barriers in Amboseli, Kenya. Kioko, Muruthi, Omondi and Chiyo Published in South African Journal of Wildlife Research, 38(1): 52–58, April 2008.
Transfrontier Conservation Areas: Integrating Biodiversity and Poverty Alleviation in Southern Africa Munthali, S. Published in Natural Resources Forum, No. 31, 2007.
Elephant Numbers and Distribution in the Tsavo-Amboseli Ecosystem, South-Western Kenya Kioko, Okello, Muruthi Published in Pachyderm, No. 40, January-June 2006.
Gastrointestinal Parasites in Free-ranging Kenyan Baboons (Papio cynocephalus and P. anubis). Hahn, Proulx, Muruthi, Alberts and Altmann Published in the International Journal of Primatology, Vol. 24, No. 2, April 2003.
The Impact of Wildlife-Based Enterprises on Local Livelihoods and Conservation in Uganda. Sikoyo, G. and Muramira, T. Wildlife Enterprise for Local Development (WELD) Project. 2001.
The Impact of Wildlife-Based Enterprises on Local Livelihoods and Conservation in Tanzania. Sikoyo, Hanlon, and Mwinyiechi. Wildlife Enterprise for Local Development (WELD) Project. 2001.
The Impact of Wildlife-Based Enterprises on Local Livelihoods and Conservation in Kenya Sikoyo, Ashley and Elliot. Wildlife Enterprise for Local Development (WELD) Project. 2001.
Valuing the Environment: Case Studies from Kenya. Emerton, L. AWF Discussion Papers, 1996.
Long-Term Monitoring of Livestock Depredation in Amboseli Ecosystem, Kenya Gichohi, N., Warinwa, F., Lenaiyasa P., Maina, M., Bornham, R., Sambu, D. Muruthi, P., Sitati, N.W. AWF Conservation in Practice Papers. 2014
Human-Carnivore Conflicts in Private Conservancy Lands of Elerai and Oltiyiani in Amboseli Area, Kenya Okello, M., Kiringe, J., Warinwa F. AWF Conservation in Practice Papers. 2014
The Process of Creation of a New Protected Area in the Democratic Republic of Congo: The Case of the Iyondji Community Bonobo Reserve Dupain, J., Fowler, A., Kasalevo;P., Sakamaki, T., Lingomo,B., Way, T., Williams, D., Furuichi, T., Facheux, C. AWF Conservation in Practice Papers. 2013
Does community-based conservation curtail threats? Williams, Muruthi, Sumba, Gregory-Michelman AWF Conservation in Practice Papers. 2013
Landscape-Scale Conservation in the Congo Basin : Lessons Learned from the Central Africa Regional Program for the Environment (CARPE) Dupain, J., Degrande, A., De Marcken, P., Elliott, J., & Nackoney, J. AWF Conservation in Practice Papers. 2010
The Forests of the Congo Basin - State of the Forest 2010 Sidle, J., Dupain, J., Beck, J., Nackoney, J., de Wasseige, C., Mendomo Biang, J-D, Leprohon,R., Malele, S. (201). AWF Conservation in Practice Papers. 2010
Defining the 'Conservation' in Community Conservation: Strategic Planning in Tanzania National Parks Dembe E. and Bergin, P AWF Discussion Papers, CC-DP-5.
African Heartlands: A Science-Based and Pragmatic Approach to Landscape Level Conservation in Africa Muruthi, P. AWF Conservation in Practice Papers, 2005
Baseline Fish Biodiversity Surveys: Experiences from the Zambezi River, Southern Africa. Mwima and Mandima AWF Conservation in Practice Papers, 2005
AWF's Experiences in the Management of Fisheries in two Southern African Landscapes Mwima and Mandima AWF Conservation in Practice Papers, 2005
Aerial Survey of Elephants and Other Large Herbivores in the Zambezi Heartland (Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Zambia): 2003. Dunham, Kevin. A Report for African Wildlife Foundation, May 2004.
The Koija Starbeds Ecolodge: A Case Study of a Conservation Enterprise in Kenya Sumba, Warinwa, Lenaiyasa and Muruthi. AWF Working Papers, 2007
The Process of Preparing a General Management Plan for a Protected Area Muruthi, P. AWF Working Papers, 2006
Human Wildlife Conflict: Lessons Learned From AWFs African Heartlands Muruthi, P. AWF Working Papers, 2005
Transboundary Protected Area Impacts on Communities: Case Study of Three Southern Africa Transboundary Conservation Initiatives Metcalfe, S. AWF Working Papers, 2005
Landscape Conservation and Land Tenure in Zambia: Community Trusts in the Kazungula Heartland. Metcalfe, S. AWF Working Papers, 2005.
A Community Business: Elerai Ranch and Conservation Area, Kenya. Kiyiapi, Ntiati, Mwongela, Hatfield, Williams. AWF Working Papers, 2005.
Economic Value of the Bwindi and Virunga Gorilla Mountain Forests. Hatfield, R. AWF Working Papers, 2005.
Land Conservation Trusts: A Case Study of Manyara Ranch, Tanzania. Sumba, Bergin, Jones. AWF Working Papers, 2005.
Community Owned and Run: Case Study of Santawani Lodge, Ngamiland, Botswana. African Wildlife Foundation. AWF Working Papers, 2005.
A Practical Handbook for Setting Up and Managing a Wildlife Management Area in Tanzania African Wildlife Foundation, 2013
L'Etude des Elephants Kangwana, K. Series de Manuels Techniques par AWF, No. 7. 1996.
Studying Elephants Kangwana, K. African Wildlife Ecology Handbook Series, No. 7. 1996
Counting Birds Pomeroy, D African Wildlife Ecology Handbook Series, No. 6. 1992.
Population Dynamics of Large Mammals Sinclair, A.R.E and Grimsdell, J.J.R Sinclair, A.R.E and Grimsdell, J.J.R
Ecological Monitoring Grimsdell, J.J.R. African Wildlife Ecology Handbook Series, No. 4. 1978.
Studying Predators Bertram, B. African Wildlife Ecology Handbook Series, No. 3. 1979.
Measuring the Distribution of Animals in Relation to the Environment. Western and Grimsdell African Wildlife Ecology Handbook Series, No. 2. 1979.
Counting Animals Northon-Griffiths African Wildlife Ecology Handbook Series, No. 1. 1978.
Community Conservation - Myth or Reality? Summary of Discussions from the Workshop Held at the Global Biodiversity Forum in Harare 1997 Barrow and Elliott. AWF Discussion Papers, CC-DP-13.
Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Concerning Community Conservation in the Group Ranches Around Amboseli National Park Barrow, Lembuya, Ntiati, Sumba. AWF Discussion Papers, CC-DP-11.
Making Community Conservation Economically Attractive Vohres, F AWF Discussion Papers, CC-DP-9.
Linking Enterprise To Conservation: Examples from Kenya Lembuya, Makilya, Ntiati. AWF Discussion Papers, CC-DP-8.
Community Conservation Training Initiatives in East Africa Snelson, D AWF Discussion Papers, CC-DP-7.
Pastoralists, Fishermen and Farmers In and Around Lake Mburo National Park: Changing Conflict into Awareness and Responsibility Turyaho, M. and Infield, M. AWF Discussion Papers, CC-DP-6
Community Conservation Approaches and Experiences From East Africa. Barrow, E. AWF Discussion Papers, CC-DP-4.
Who Gains? Who Loses? Biodiversity in Savanna Systems Barrow, E. AWF Discussion Papers, CC-DP-3
The Peoples' Voice: Partnership and Community Conservation Barrow, Bergin, Infield, Lembuya AWF CC Discussion Papers, CC-DP-2.
Final Report: An Examination of the Achievements and Effectiveness of the Planning and Assessment for Wildlife Management Project. African Wildlife Foundation, 1996.
Policy for the Management of Tourist Hunting. Department of Wildlife, 1995.
Policy for Management of the African Elephant in Tanzania. Department of Wildlife, 1994.
Policy and Management Plan for Tanzania’s Avifauna with Special Reference to the Live Bird Trade. Department of Wildlife, 1993.
Policy and Management Plan for the Ostrich in Tanzania. Department of Wildlife, 1993.
Policy and Management Plan for the Nile Crocodile in Tanzania. Department of Wildlife, 1993.
The Economics of Tourism and Wildlife Conservation in Africa Emerton, L. AWF Discussion Papers, ACE-DP-4. 1997.
The National Economy and Environmental Degradation in Kenya Emerton, L. AWF Discussion Papers, ACE-DP-3. 1997.
Maasai Livelihoods, Forest Use Values and Conservation in Oldonyo Orok, Kenya Emerton, L. AWF Discussion Papers, ACE-DP-2. 1996.
Participatory Environmental Valuation: Subsistence Forest Use Around the Aberdares, Kenya. Emerton, L. AWF Discussion Papers, ACE-DP-1. 1996.
The Isivuno Model - Rocktail Bay and Banzi Safari Lodges: A Case Study in Community-Based Tourism Enterprise Development from KwaZulu Natal. Elliott, J. AWF Discussion Papers, CEC-DP-5. 1998.
Developing Wildlife Tourism in Laikipia, Kenya - Who Benefits? Elliott and Mwangi AWF Discussion Papers, CEC-DP-3. 1998.
The Opportunity Cost of the Hunting Ban to Landowners in Laikipia, Kenya Elliott and Mwangi AWF Discussion Papers, CEC-DP-4. 1998.
Increasing Landowner Earnings From Wildlife Cropping in Laikipia, Kenya. Elliott and Mwangi. AWF Discussion Papers, CEC-DP-2. 1997.
Making Wildlife "Pay" in Laikipia, Kenya Elliott and Mwangi AWF Discussion Papers, CEC-DP-1. 1997.