Recognizing a wide range of exceptional individuals and organisations
and raising awareness of the amazing work they do.

 

POLITICAL, INVESTIGATIVE & JUDICIAL SUPPORT AWARD

First place was awarded to SANParks Environmental Crime Investigators (ECI) for fighting against organised wildlife crime in South Africa, second place to the investigative rhino poaching documentary, Stroop, and third place went to the Honorable L.O Mabuyane, the Premier of the Eastern Cape Province.

winner ECI Investigators

 

1 runner up Stroop

 

2 runner up MEC Mabuyane

 

FIELD RANGER AWARD

First place was a tie between Lance Corporal Samuel Ndlovu from the Kruger National Park and Senior Sergeant Nderu Loormuyeni from Chyulu Hills in Kenya. Second Place went to Francis Mpigwa from Uganda.

winnerTie position for winner: Samuel Ndlovu and Nderu Loormunyei

 

1 runner up Mpigwa Francis

 

CONSERVATION PRACTITIONER AWARD

First place went to Markus Hofmeyer for his work on the Rhino Without Borders initiative in Botswana, second place went to the Southern African Wildlife College K9 Unit and third place was awarded to Endri Steyn from the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve.

winner Markus Hofmeyr

 

1 runner up SAWC K9 Unit

 

2 runner up Endri Steyn

 

RHINO CONSERVATION SUPPORTER AWARD

First place was awarded to Rhino 911 for their work supporting rhino conservation in the North West Province, second place to Nicholas Duncan from Save the African Rhino Foundation and third place went to SANParks Project Embrace.

winner Rhino 911

 

1 runner up Nicholas Duncan

 

2 runner up Project Embrace

 

SPECIAL AWARD FOR ENDANGERED SPECIES CONSERVATION AWARD

First place was awarded to Amos Gwema for his work combating wildlife crime in Zimbabwe, second place went to the Rare and Endangered Species Trust (REST) in Namibia and third place to Craig Reid from Liwonde National Park in Malawi.

winner Amos Gwema

 

1 runner up REST

 

2 runner up Craig Reid

 

RHINO CONSERVATION AWARDS 2019

IN ASSOCIATION WITH

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