Community Updates COVID-19 Updates

Distribution of food humpers to the old age in the community

GOGO Support & Vulnerable CommunitiesDistribution of Food packs for Gogos (Grandmothers) and Vulnerable communities. For the past 4 years, once a month Greenline Africa distribute food packs to rural communities. For just $50usd a month you can support a Gogo family or vulnerable family in the rural area bordering Victoria Falls town. Help us support …

Conservation Updates COVID-19 Updates

Rescued orphan bushbuck thriving back in the wild

The young male bushbuck that was raised in the wildlife orphanage at Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust after being found abandoned has been released back into the wild. The animal has joined up with Kalala the female bushbuck, also an orphan that was released on the property last year, and they are sometimes seen even feeding …

COVID-19 Updates Destination Openness Tourism Protocols

National Lockdown begins in Zimbabwe

President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced that a nationwide lockdown will be in effect across Zimbabwe for 21 days to prevent further spread of the ongoing outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). During the lockdown, all informal markets will be closed and formal markets will only be open for four hours daily; exemptions will be made for food …

Community Updates COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Awareness Campaigns carried out with informal traders

Victoria Falls resident, Kelly Coventry, carried out a COVID-19 awareness campaign with vendors and other informal sector players. The presentation, translated into the vernacular where necessary, included information on what COVID-19 is, how it is transferred, how it can still be active on surfaces that it lands on etc. In conjunction with the Victoria Falls …

Community Updates COVID-19 Updates

Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust initiates the installation of Tippy Taps

Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust, working with stall owners from the Sinathankawu Market, have begun constructing tippy taps around the market, hospital, clinics and in some rural growth points in an effort to mitigate COVID-19. These simple but effective devices will be installed in other areas frequented by the public.

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Snared wildebeest immobilized and treated

Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust working in conjunction with the anti-poaching scouts from Wild Horizons Elephant Camp have managed to immobilize and treat a wildebeest that had been caught in a wire snare. The treatment process went well and the animal is expected to make a full recovery. A big thank you to the hard working …

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Schools take part in quiz to celebrate World Wildlife Day

As part of yesterday’s World Wildlife Day celebrations, Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust joined 8 schools from Victoria Falls for a Wildlife Day Quiz! The primary school kids went through 3 rounds of questions related to wildlife conservation and general knowledge – in the end, Kings Primary School won the competition! Many thanks to African Lion …