In May 2017, Empowers Africa participated in a lion habitat expansion project project in Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa in partnership with Wildlands and Wildlife ACT. The newly formed pride of lion from Phinda Private Game Reserve was recently introduced onto Somkhanda Community Game Reserve and are now thriving in their new environment! More information about […]
Check out Empowers Africa’s latest newsletter for a complete list of recent grants! Our 2017 annual event honoring the Black Mamba Anti-Poaching Unit raised funds for a variety of programs. Click here to read more or visit bit.ly/NewsEAGrants2017!
Congratulations to Empowers Africa Executive Director and Trustee, Krista Krieger, who was honored along with Marimama Mounir Camara by the Voss Foundation at their Women Helping Women luncheon in Southampton on August 7th, 2017. A special thank you to Deborah Hughes, Andrea Greeven Douzet and Cristina Cuomo for arranging the event. Also, a big thank […]
Click here to check out our latest newsletter for information about a recent Empowers Africa trip to South Africa! Included are updates on a lion translocation, African painted dog monitoring and rhino conservation work with Wildlands and Wildlife ACT, as well as 2017 Conservation Lab and a visit to the Lalela Project. Thank you to […]
Empowers Africa was incredibly proud to participate as a partner in a recent wild lion habitat expansion project in Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa. The lion translocation was inspired by a ground-breaking feature documentary – Blood Lions™ which exposes the captive breeding and canned hunting industry. Over the last century, lions have lost more than 80% […]