Partners and Sponsors
The Coulson Lab, Imperial College London
The Coulson Lab is an academic centre in Imperial College, University of London. Research in the Coulson Lab covers a range of topics including work on conservation and management of large vertebrates, studies in demography, population dynamics and evolutionary hypotheses. Imperial College London is a leading university in scientific research and is recognised as a leading research institute on an international scale.
The Harry Oppenheimer Okavango Research Centre, University of Botswana
The Harry Oppenheimer Okavango Research Centre (HOORC) is an academic centre of the University of Botswana, focusing on the study and conservation of the Okavango Delta, as well as other wetlands, river basins and watersheds in southern Africa. The overall strategy of the HOORC is to promote research excellence in natural resource management through multidisciplinary scientific research and its applications in the areas of Land and Water, Ecosystems, Governance, Livelihoods and Tourism, with a primary focus on influencing policy makers on the regionís most pressing environmental issues.
Department of Wildlife and National Park
The Department of Wildlife and National Parks is the Government department responsible for the management, welfare and control of wildlife and national parks in Botswana. It is governed by the Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism, and as such is responsible for designing and implementing management plans for species and areas of high conservation and tourism value. The DWNP is divided into a number of smaller departments, which are responsible for specific aspects of wildlife and national parks management. One such department, the research department, is designated to overseeing research projects related to wildlife, environment and conservation all over Botswana, and have numerous staff members experienced in conducting research on a variety of projects. The DWNP have given permission for this project to go ahead.
Tati Company, Ltd. Botswana
Leica Camera, Ltd.
Wildlife Conservation Society
Wilderness Safaris Wildlife Trust
The Jolly Bushman
Rufford Small Grants Foundation
Okavango Elephants & People Research Project
Anna Songhurst, Address: P. O. Box 131, Seronga, Botswana
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