Rescued snared Giraffe
Image credit: Michigan State University/Snares to Wares
Project

Conserving Wildlife by Empowering Local Communities

Duration
2020 - 2022
Location
Uganda
Species protected
African Lion Panthera leo
Giraffe Giraffa camelopardalis

Project objectives

  • Increase the survival and reproduction of lions and giraffes;
  • Improve the well-being of local people by increasing the opportunity for alternative revenue generation.

This project is implemented by Michigan State University.

Threaths

Poaching

This project is a part of the IUCN SOS African Wildlife initiative, which is funded by the European Commission’s Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development (DG Devco) through its B4Life initiative.