IFAW works in Liwonde National Park, MalawiLast Updated on 2013-11-24 11:37:59
In the video above, IFAW CEO Azzedine Downes discusses why the opening of the Chikolongo Community Fish Farm is so important to the protection of local Malawian wildlife. For more information, see his blog post here: http://g.ifaw.org/188R5Pd
Second Look: Malawi, AfricaLast Updated on 2013-06-24 00:00:00
Liwonde National Park
To get a better understanding of the different forces impacting the Liwonde National Park, we drove through the park with an ex-Ranger who worked in the park for 15 years. In comparison to our drives through the South Luangwa National Park in Zambia, there were fewer animals in Liwonde. However, we did encounter elephants, kudu, impala, waterbucks, bushbucks, warthogs, and a few bird species. But, the differences were apparent between the two National Parks we have visited in Southeast Africa.
Mvuu Lodge: Liwonde National Park
On our drive through the Liwonde National Park, we stopped and interviewed the Relations Manager and the General Manager of Mvuu Lodge. Currently, Mvuu Lodge is the only operating... More »
Allan Savory: How to fight desertification and reverse climate changeLast Updated on 2013-04-14 00:00:00
“Desertification is a fancy word for land that is turning to desert,” begins Allan Savory in this quietly powerful talk. And it's happening to about two-thirds of the world’s grasslands, accelerating climate change and causing traditional grazing societies to descend into social chaos. Savory has devoted his life to stopping it. He now believes -- and his work so far shows -- that a surprising factor can protect grasslands and even reclaim degraded land that was once desert.
Why you should listen to him:
Desertification of the world's grasslands, Allan Savory suggests, is the immediate cause of poverty, social breakdown, violence, cultural genocide -- and a significent contribution to climate change. In the 1960s, while working in Africa on the interrelated problems of increasing poverty and disappearing wildlife, Savory made a... More »
MacDonald Semberka Message to Global Healing MembersLast Updated on 2012-08-05 14:17:42
Rev. MacDonald Semberka, Global Healing coordinator in Malawi spent a week in Florida following his participation in the International HIV-Aids conference where he spoke before 20,000 people.
During the FL visit MacDonald spent a day with several meetings at USF, a day of meetings and experience at Walt Disney World, and presenting to a Global Healing sponsored event at the Sacred Lands Preserve and Education Center.
This short video is his message to Global Healing members.
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