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 part of the IUCN Save Our Species African Wildlife initiative, which is co-funded by the European Union.