Organizations Supported

Protected area management organizations have received early emergency funding from the Ranger Fund.  The initial grants awarded to the organizations listed below will benefit more than 8000 protecting over 2 million sq km of vital wildlife habitat across 17 countries.

Angola
  • Kissama Foundation – Luando Strict Nature Reserve
Botswana
  • Rhino Conservation Botswana – Okavango Delta
Côte d'Ivoire
  • Wild Chimpanzee Foundation – Parc National de Taï, Forêt Classée du Cavally
Gambia
  • Red Colobus Conservation Network – Community Projected Area around Sambei Kunda, Pirang Community Forest
Ghana
  • Calgary Zoo – Wechiau Community Hippo Sanctuary, Avu Lagoon Community Protected Area
Kenya
  • Big Life Foundation – Chyulu Hills National Park, Kimana Santuary
  • Bongo Surveillance Project – Maasai Mau, Aberdare Salient, Mau Forest, Eburu Forest, Ragati Forest Reserves
  • Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
  • Lion Landscapes – Loisaba, El Karama, Lewa/Borana Sosian
  • Maasai Wildlife Conservation Trust – Kuku Group Ranch, Olpusare Conservancy, Kanzi Conservancy, Motiknaju Conservancy, Redd+ Project Area
  • Mount Kenya Trust – Mount Kenya National Park & Reserve
  • Northern Rangelands Trust – Melako, Sera, Biliquo Bulesa Conservancies, NRT Coast Region, Namunyak Wildlife Conservation Trust
  • Ol Pejeta Conservancy
  • Rhino Ark – Aberdares National Park, Mt Kenya National Park, Mau Eburu FR, SW Mau, Kakamega
  • Tsavo Trust– Tsavo Conservation Area
Madagascar
  • IMPACT Madagascar – Amboloando Dabolava, Madiromirafy, Ankirihitra, Mahajeby Forests
Malawi
  • Wildlife Action Group – Malawi – Thuma Forest Reserve, Dedza Salima Forest Reserve
Mali
  • Mali Elephant Project – Gourma Biosphere Reserve
Mozambique
  • Africa Foundation – Vamizi Marine Sanctuary, Vamizi & Rongui Island Terrestrial Concessions
  • Luwire Conservancy, Niassa – Luwire Wildlife Conservancy
  • Zambeze Delta Conservation – Coutada 11 Zambeze Delta Ecosystem
Namibia
  • Integrated Rural Development and Nature Conservation – Kunene Highlands Conservancies
  • Save Rhino Trust – Kunene & Erongo Regions
Nigeria
  • African Nature Investors Foundation – Gashaka-Gumti National Park
South Africa
  • Project Rhino – Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park, Manyoni Private Game Reserve, Thanda Private Game Reserve, Somkhanda Community Game Reserve, Thula-Thula Private Game Reserve
  • Southern African Wildlife College (K9) – Greater Kruger National Park
  • Transfrontier Africa – Olifants West Nature Reserve, Greater Grietjie Nature Reserve, Ekuthuleni Nature Reserve
  • Wildlands Conservation Trust – Somkhanda Game Reserve, Dartmoor, Tshanini Sandforest reserve, Upper Tugela
  • Wildlife ACT – Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park, uMkhuze Section iSimangaliso Park, Tembe Elephant Park, Somkhanda Community Reserve, Manyoni Private Game Reserve
Swaziland
  • Big Game Parks – Eswatini – Hlane Royal National Park, Mkhaya Game Reserve, Milwane Wildlife Sanctuary, KaMsholo Bushveld Safaris
Tanzania
  • African People & Wildlife – Tarangire National Park & Lake Manyara National Park
  • Honeyguide Foundation – Makame Wildlife Management Area, Randilen WMA, Manyara Ranch
  • PAMS Foundation – Selous-Niassa Landscape
  • Tongwe Trust – Ntakata Forest
Uganda
  • Rhino Fund Uganda – Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
  • Uganda Conservation Foundation – Murchinson Falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park
Zambia
  • Conservation Lower Zambezi – Lower Zambezi National Park
  • Conservation South Luangwa – South Luangwa National Park
  • Game Rangers International – Greater Kafue Landscape
  • Musekese Conservation – Musekese-Lumbeya, Kafue National Park
  • North Luangwa – North Luangwa National Park & Nsumbu National Park
Zimbabwe
  • International Anti-Poaching Foundation – Phundundu Nature Reserve & Community Area, Makwichi Nature Reserve & Community Area, Nyaodza Nature Reserve & Community Area, Charara Community Area, Songa Safari Area & Community Area
  • Painted Dog Conservation – Hwange National Park Buffer Zone
  • Save Valley Conservancy
  • The Tashinga Initiative – Chewore, Dande & Doma Safari Areas, Mana Pools National Park, Hurungew Safari Area, Charara Safari Area, Sapi Safari Area