Malawi is known for its friendly people and beautiful places but poverty, deforestation and wildlife crime have put the nation’s wildlife under immense pressure
British naturalist, author, conservationist, television presenter, cameraman and Tusk Ambassador Simon King OBE will share his tales of adventures and misadventures alongside Africa’s dynamic wildlife, as well as his observations of living harmoniously with nature in a modern world. The event is hosted and sponsored by Longleat, and is being held as part of the Living with Wildlife appeal, in partnership with Send a Cow.
South Africa’s Ministry of Forestry, Fisheries and Environmental Affairs has released its 2019-2020 SANParks Annual Report, in which the full impact of rhino poaching in the world-famous Kruger National Park has been fully documented for the first time in some years. The figures report a loss of two-thirds of the park's white rhino population, and one-third of its black rhino population within less than a decade.
The wildlife in Uganda’s Murchison Falls National Park has doubled over the past 5 years thanks to the commitment and dedication of the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) and the Uganda Conservation Foundation (UCF).
Along with other NGO’s, Tusk welcomes an important debate on the UK's ivory market, which is taking place in the Houses of Parliament later today.
Tusk are delighted to announce that at last night’s (May 9) Tusk Ball we raised over £500k for our conservation projects in Africa, which we will distribute in grants before the end of the year. We are indebted to everyone who made the event at Kensington Palace possible and supported us, in particular Rory Bremner, Deborah Meaden, James Lewis, Katherine Jenkins and John Owen-Jones.
Tusk’s mission is to amplify the impact of progressive conservation initiatives across Africa.
Registration for the 2019 Prudential RideLondon has now closed - Good luck to Team Tusk!
Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 will see around 25,000 amateur cyclists take on a cycling challenge like no other through London and Surrey on a similar route to that of the London 2012 Olympic Road Cycling Races.
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