Perhaps the most intriguing thing about SA’s most expensive land claim is that it should have never gone ahead at all.
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Protecting ecosystems while redressing land dispossession
With conservation sitting uneasily alongside redress in SA, attempts to ensure restitution for communities evicted from their land under apartheid – government-owned and private – have met with mixed success.
Kruger Park science centre aims to inspire a passion for ecology
South Africa has no shortage of problems facing its astonishingly rich biodiversity, from climate change and habitat encroachment to pollution and poaching. Skills and knowledge are required to meet these challenges, and helping to address the shortage of both is the Skukuza Science Leadership Initiative (SSLI), a state-of-the art science facility in the Kruger National Park’s administrative hub.
Hot Air Ballooning Above Elephants
An exhilarating aerial safari in Zambia’s Kafue National Park.
A city farm inspiring food for thought
Oranjezicht City Farm is an urban oasis bringing a community together and making Capetonians question their relationship with food.
Collaboration is crucial to conserve Africa’s last wild places
Wilderness Safaris has proved time and again that collaboration — with governments, communities and even its rivals — is key to conservation success.
Unwind as time slows down at Pel’s Post in Pafuri
The newest and most exclusive lodge in northern Kruger National Park is a bush-lover’s paradise
When the community wins, so does nature conservation
Working with the community has been key to making the Singita Grumeti concession, next to Serengeti National Park in Tanzania, a success — both for the wildlife and local residents.
Discovering Pafuri, a hidden corner of the Kruger, on foot
Exploring the Kruger National Park’s extraordinary Pafuri region: a land of fever tree forests, ancient baobabs, dramatic gorgeous and stunning wildlife.
Singita Kruger: immersion therapy in the heaven of the African bush
A spellbinding visit to Sweni and Lebombo, lodges in Singita’s Kruger National Park concession.