Fire Management Strategy for Bwabwata NP and Luiana PR

In the last two decades uncontrolled fires have become a major concern in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region. Each year uncontrolled wildfires spread throughout the region having serious consequences including environmental degradation, negatively impacting on land use and community livelihoods and increasing greenhouse gas emissions. These cross-sectoral issues highlight the importance of socio-economic factors in the management of fire and the necessity to engage public, private and civil society stakeholders.

Inception Report Acadir/ IRDNC Project

This is the inception report for the IRDNC-Acadir fire management project for Bwabwata NP and Luiana Partial Reserv

Project Proposal Fire Management Strategy Bwabwata and Luiana

The overall goal is to develop and implement an Integrated Trans-frontier Fire Management Strategy for Liuana Partial Reserve in Angola and Bwabwata National Park in Namibia. 


Oranjemund Private School’s prefects (from the Primary School’s section) had the privilege to visit the Ai-Ais Richtersveld Transfrontier Park from Friday 16 - Sunday 18 January 2015.

 The main aim of this camp was to allow the prefects an opportunity to get to know themselves and their friends a little better to be able to select the Head Boy and Girl, as well as the two Deputies.

ARTP cross border school visit

A short visit from a school in Oranjemund ( Namibia) to the ARTP for a weekend. Newly trained canoe guides assisted with the whole trip from camp set up to the canoe leg and did a wonderful job, giving assurance that the planned kayak trail for later in the year is going to be a huge success. Equipment from the recently held Desert Knights cycling event were used. Other local schools in the area will be visited to organise similar visits. 

Peace Parks Foundation CEO 2014 year-end message

PPF's CEO shares highlights from different SADC TFCAs of the year gone by in the attached document.