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RFP: Black Rhino Research Fellowship with The Grumeti Fund

Black Rhino Research Fellowship — RFP The Eastern black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis michaeli) is a critically endangered subspecies restricted to Tanzania, Kenya, and Rwanda. Prior to extensive poaching between 1977-1978, the Serengeti-Mara ecosystem was estimated to contain between four to five hundred individuals, of which more than 70% were estimated to reside in Serengeti National Park […]

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News From the Field — Summer 2018

Amboseli National Park, Kenya; Photo by Harshil Gudka News From the Field SUMMER 2018 Greetings from ACC & ACC-US! Kenya has finally made it through the long-rainy season which began in March. The much needed rains have nourished the land, bringing water for people, vegetation, wildlife and livestock. After a sustained drought, we are grateful […]

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ACC to Launch a Biodiversity Knowledge Base With Key Partners

BIODIVERSITY KNOWLEDGE BASE TO SUPPORT DECISION-MAKING IN KENYA The African Conservation Centre is a Kenyan non-profit dedicated to the development of conservation capacity in Africa. Providing accessible, high quality data for policy development, research, planning, and management is extremely important in developing more effective ways to support and conserve Kenya’s rich biodiversity. The African Conservation […]

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JRS Foundation Awards Grant for Kenyan Biodiversity Web Portal

ACC and its fundraising-arm, ACC-US, were the recipient of a JRS Biodiversity Foundation Grant for the creation of a Kenyan Biodiversity Web Portal. Kenya is home to globally significant biodiversity that fortifies its economy and sustainability. Information about Kenya’s biodiversity has not been readily available to stakeholders who need it to synthesize biodiversity information and […]

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