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The South Luangwa – Zambia’s Untapped Economic Ecosystem

Zambia’s South Luangwa national park and Game Management Area (GMA) could be described as one of the world’s most fascinating national parks due to ...

25 Mar 2019 Read more »

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Luangwa River sunset

The South Luangwa – Zambia’s Untapped Economic Ecosystem

Zambia’s South Luangwa national park and Game Management Area (GMA) could be described as one of the world’s most fascinating national parks due to ...

25 Mar 2019 Read more »

Job Vacancy: Freshwater Programme Manager - Zambia

Are you a dynamic, innovative and impact driven individual who would like to contribute to conservation?

21 Mar 2019 Read more »
Induna Sipangule talking to the people of Sipangule village during the Poaching and Illegal possession of Firearm Sensitization conducted in 2018-WWF

Wildlife Champion: Poacher to Leader

Born in 1953, in Zambia’s Simfumwe Village of Western Province. Paul Sipangule, now an Induna (local chief), spent most of his childhood observing ...

05 Mar 2019 Read more »
Endemic Kafue Lechwe.

World’s only Kafue Lechwe, declining at an alarming rate.

A recent population count by the Department of National Parks and Wildlife with support from the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and the ...

25 Feb 2019 Read more »
Water Testing in Kafue.

Communities in Kafue empowered to monitor river health.

Communities in the Kafue Flats living along the Kafue river are now able to test and monitor the health of the river.

11 Feb 2019 Read more »
Kafue Flats

Zambia Adopts a Policy On Wetlands #World Wetlands Day

The Zambian government recently launched the National Policy on Wetlands demonstrating the importance of managing our wetlands as well as the threats ...

02 Feb 2019 Read more »
Map showing elephant movement

Wildlife Corridors Confirmed!

A map of a collared elephant provided by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Zambia and Namibia and Elephant Connection Research Project (EC) has ...

21 Dec 2018 Read more »
Project launch, EU TFCA

Community Law Enforcement to be strengthened in Sesheke

On 26th June 2018, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) launched a project in Sesheke termed “Strengthening community law enforcement and sustainable ...

04 Dec 2018 Read more »

Water Situational Analysis of the Lower Kafue Basin

Worsening water risks on the Kafue river could undermine Zambia’s sustainable development, warns new report.

15 Nov 2018 Read more »
Translocation 2018

A Giant leap towards the KAZA vision.

The 2018 Sioma Ngwezi National Park Restocking program is underway and a giant leap towards the KAZA vision.

13 Jul 2018 Read more »
HLS

WWF and partners petition President Lungu to declare the Luangwa a Water Resource Protection Area.

On 12th June 2018, The World-Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Zambia and its partners launched a petition to President Edgar Lungu to declare the Luangwa a ...

19 Jun 2018 Read more »
Sopani Muzumara

Meet our 2018 Earth Champion

Meet our 2018 Earth Champion

19 Mar 2018 Read more »
Elephants

WWF Zambia and partners launch drones project

WWF Zambia has announced that it is launching a pilot project focusing on the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) also known as drones for ...

08 Feb 2018 Read more »
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Wetlands for Sustainable Cities

We often don’t stop to think about wetlands, their importance to our natural environment and their crucial role in our day to day lives. From ...

02 Feb 2018 Read more »
WWF Zambia team

Boost financing to forest department - WWF

WWF Zambia has recommended that government should boost financing to the forest department to ensure sustainable management and use of natural ...

31 Jan 2018 Read more »
WWF Zambia CD

Prevent Cholera from having a home in Zambia: The Permanent solution

“The chickens have come home to roost.” This old adage was first used by Robert Southey in 1809 to refer to bad deeds that always come back to haunt ...

17 Jan 2018 Read more »
Nachilala Nkombo - WWF Zambia CD

WWF Zambia appoints Nachilala Nkombo as new Country Director

The World-Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Zambia has named Nachilala Nkombo as its new Country Director. Ms. Nkombo joins the conservation giant from the ...

16 Jan 2018 Read more »
ZYCALA launch

WWF, Gaia Education & YEFI launch ZYCALA

On October 23rd 2017, alongside Gaia Education and Young Emerging Farmers Initiative we officially launched the Zambian Youth for Conservation, ...

12 Nov 2017 Read more »
Three Spotted Tilapia

Troubled Waters: Biological invasion of the Kafue River

For decades, foreign invading plants and animals have enjoyed unrestricted access to new environments within Zambia. Some of these have spread and ...

31 Oct 2017 Read more »
Herd of Elephants in Sioma Ngwezi NP

Elephants successfully collared in Sioma Ngwezi National Park

We recently supported the successful collaring of elephants in the Sioma Ngwezi National Park (NP) in Western Province. In a joint operation by the ...

03 Oct 2017 Read more »