Elephants in the wild
Image credit: Wildlife Action Group
Project

Preserving African Elephants During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Duration
2020 - 2021
Location
Malawi
Species protected
African Elephant Loxodonta africana

Project objectives

  • Safeguard law enforcement patrols with well-equipped rangers;
  • Introduce alternative income-generating activities while building awareness on COVID-19 and national wildlife laws.

This project is implemented by Wildlife Action Group.

Threaths

Diseases

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.