SAVING
ENDANGERED WILDLIFE

David Shepherd CBE 1931 – 2017

David Shepherd

Wildlife Foundation

DSWF is a small and effective wildlife conservation charity funding key projects in Africa and Asia working to save endangered wildlife. DSWF fights for greater legal protection of endangered species; funds international cross-border enforcement programmes; builds capacity of key law enforcement networks; supports undercover investigations into wildlife crime; campaigns to bring an end to the trade in the parts of endangered wildlife and equips and trains rangers to protect vulnerable wildlife populations from poachers.

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“Since seeing hundreds of dead animals around a waterhole poisoned by poachers I have vowed to fight for the survival of wildlife."

- David Shepherd CBE FRSA

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DSWF supports vital wildlife conservation projects across Africa and Asia that achieve real results for the survival of endangered species. We help rescue and return animals to the wild when found orphaned or in the hands of poachers; support research into human wildlife conflict to create long-term solutions; monitor key wildlife populations to better understand their needs and equip and train anti-poaching teams.

News

New two-month old orphaned elephant rescued in South Luangwa

12th December 2017

Lauren from the Elephant Orphanage Project Reports:- “On 7th December 2017, a tiny orphaned elephant calf was rescued by the ‘Department of National Parks and Wildlife’ (DNPW) with support from ‘Conservation South Luangwa’ (CSL).  With quick action and veterinary support…

Lauren from the Elephant Orphanage Project Reports:- “On 7th December 2017, a tiny orphaned elephant calf was rescued by the…

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DSWF Senior adviser speaks up at EC Stakeholders Workshop

11th December 2017

Last Friday, Robert Hepworth, DSWF Senior Advisor  and former chair of the CITES Standing Committee, spoke at the EC Stakeholders Workshop in Brussels regarding the position of elephants in Africa. Robert conveyed that the position still “remains grave” and although…

Last Friday, Robert Hepworth, DSWF Senior Advisor  and former chair of the CITES Standing Committee, spoke at the EC Stakeholders…

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CITES Elephant update:

28th November 2017

28th November 2017   Members of the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF) attending the CITES 69th Standing Committee in Geneva, today saw the first elephant related discussions of the conference. DSWF is working with a team of expert campaigners, lawyers, biologists and…

28th November 2017   Members of the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF) attending the CITES 69th Standing Committee in Geneva, today saw…

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