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African People & Wildlife
March 23, 2022
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Sweet Rewards: Women’s Beekeeping Yields Exciting Results

In 2021, African People & Wildlife conducted an in-depth evaluation of the Women’s Beekeeping Initiative. Our goal was to study the program’s impact on the lives of female beekeepers and identify areas for improvement and adaptation.

February 28, 2022
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February 28, 2022
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Conserving Northern Tanzania’s Large Carnivores

Northern Tanzania is home to some of Africa’s most threatened populations of lions, leopards, cheetahs, and African wild dogs. All three of Tanzania’s big cats are classified as Vulnerable by the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, while African wild dogs are classified as Endangered.

December 28, 2021
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December 28, 2021
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Celebrating Top Highlights from 2021

As an unforgettable year draws to a close, African People & Wildlife is proud to share some of our key highlights from 2021. These conservation wins represent the collective impact of our team, supporters, partners, colleagues in conservation, and fellow community members. Together, we are creating a brighter and more resilient future for Africa’s people, wildlife, and the wildlands they call home.

October 28, 2021
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October 28, 2021
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‘Tarangire: Our Heritage, Our Future’ Film Brings the National Park Experience to Tanzania’s Youth

On October 22, 2021, a group of Tanzanian youth experienced the beauty and wonder of Tarangire National Park for the first time – through film. African People & Wildlife (APW) premiered ‘Tarangire: Our Heritage, Our Future’ at Regalz Cinemaxx in Arusha, Tanzania following a period when its annual Tarangire National Park trips for rural youth were paused due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

March 8, 2021
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March 8, 2021
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Champions of Mother Earth

One female leader can change her community—and the world. In honor of International Women’s Day, we’re sharing six stories about female leaders who have unleashed their potential and ignited lasting change—thriving together with wildlife.

December 28, 2020
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December 28, 2020
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Stories of Resilience from 2020

This year has also shown us the power of nature’s resilience and the strength of the human spirit. When we join forces, lift each other up, and fight onward with determination together, we can achieve amazing things – even in the most difficult times.