Project information

SAPU2 Game Rangers International

To fund a special anti-poaching unit in Lusaka.

July 2018 - April 2019

Charity information: David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation

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  • Need

    Need

    Increase the SAPU reach from Kafue National Park to Lusaka City which is where much of the unlawful wildlife trade exists.

    Solution

    It will give us the capacity to put boots on the ground in Lusaka city.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Infiltrate trafficking routes through intelligence led investigations.


    Activities

    » We will create a network of intelligence in Lusaka.

    What success will look like

    GRI report results on a quarterly basis.


  • Impact

    Impact

    The project has an ongoing commitment to disrupting wildlife crime networks. This particular project will contribute significantly to this end.

    Risk

    Lack of funding - we are deploying a number of fundraising initiatives.

    Reporting

    Our monthly E-News.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £6,500

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      Amount Heading Description
      £6,500 Overnight Operations Overnight Operations

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    DSWF £70,000 Guaranteed
  • Background

    Location

    Lusaka Zambia, Africa

    Beneficiaries

    Conservation projects protecting wildlife from illegal wildlife trade

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We have been funding projects on the ground in Zambia for 10 years.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Simon Foster

    Country Director