Harnessing the economic opportunity of nature-based tourism could help pay to protect wildlife while also growing economies Space for Giant’s recent Working Paper, Building a Wildlife Economy, describes how Africa’s governments can take advantage of the global surge in nature-based tourism. Increasing earnings by between four and eleven times by attracting responsible tourism businesses could […]
We show the value of conserving Africa's great wild landscapes
Africa’s wild places are some of the most biodiverse ecosystems left on Earth. They have great value both ecologically and economically to people, to countries, and to the planet. But they are under threat. Before they are gone forever, Space for Giants works to secure them and to demonstrate their worth. That means ending the poaching of elephants, because elephants are a keystone species and if they are thriving, their precious habitats are, too. And it means finding new ways to fund forever the protection of these landscapes so they can continue to bring their benefits for generations to come.
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Follow science and wildlife television presenter Liz Bonnin as she sees Space for Giants' work in action
KAZA SPECIALIST RANGER TRAINING
We're training law enforcement officers in southern Africa to beat poachers in the greatest remaining elephant habitat
NEW SPACE FOR GIANTS PAPER
Africa's governments could earn a huge amount more from their national parks, to pay for conservation and bring benefits to people. Here's how.