Our Human-Wild Connection

In light of the COVID-19 crisis, our connection to the natural world—and to each other—has never been more clear. Throughout these challenging times, African People & Wildlife remains steadfast in our commitment to empowering rural communities, conserving vulnerable wildlife, and protecting the wildlands they all depend on.

Our Human-Wild Connection

In light of the COVID-19 crisis, our connection to the natural world—and to each other—has never been more clear. Throughout these challenging times, African People & Wildlife remains steadfast in our commitment to empowering rural communities, conserving vulnerable wildlife, and protecting the wildlands they all depend on.

African People & Wildlife (APW) partners with local communities to create effective, sustainable solutions that improve the lives of rural Africans while protecting the natural world.

Community, Conservation, and Collaboration

The support and active engagement of local communities is a critical component of securing a healthy future for our planet. This essential publication—created by African People & Wildlife in partnership with the National Geographic Society—provides lessons, strategies, and best practices to anyone working to engage and empower communities in the process of enhanced conservation and natural resource management.

Community, Conservation, and Collaboration

The support and active engagement of local communities is a critical component of securing a healthy future for our planet. This essential publication—created by African People & Wildlife in partnership with the National Geographic Society—provides lessons, strategies, and best practices to anyone working to engage and empower communities in the process of enhanced conservation and natural resource management.

Community, Conservation, and Collaboration

The support and active engagement of local communities is a critical component of securing a healthy future for our planet. This essential publication—created by African People & Wildlife in partnership with the National Geographic Society—provides lessons, strategies, and best practices to anyone working to engage and empower communities in the process of enhanced conservation and natural resource management.

Living Walls save lions and other large carnivores by keeping livestock safe.

Beekeeping empowers rural women while protecting vital habitats.

Our work protects highly threatened African lions, cheetahs, and leopards.

Our programs impact six key landscapes in northern Tanzania.

Environmental education inspires and prepares the leaders of tomorrow.

OUR IMPACT

Since 2005, APW has created positive, lasting change for thousands of people and wildlife in northern Tanzania. We continually strengthen our programs by measuring their impact through science-based approaches.

1,100+

Living Walls constructed across five programmatic areas in northern Tanzania

7,000+

Schoolchildren taught about environmental issues

1,260+

women involved in sustainable enterprise development across 77 women’s groups

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years of sustained increases in key wildlife populations across targeted monitoring area

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Just Released: Our 2019 Annual Report

Ingenuity is a key strength of African People & Wildlife, and in 2019 we continued to build on our track record of innovation with many exciting projects and achievements.

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In Tanzania, more than 1,350 environmentally friendly beehives help to preserve habitats for big cats while generating a sustainable revenue stream for rural women.

Your support creates real change for Africa’s people and wildlife.

More than 91% of all donations directly support our conservation programs.

Your support creates real change for Africa’s people and wildlife.

More than 91% of all donations directly support our conservation programs.
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