Category: Animals

WORLD WILDLIFE DAY 2016: The Future of Wildlife is in Our Hands

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On 20 December 2013, at its 68th session, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) decided to proclaim 3 March, the day of signature of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), as UN World Wildlife Day to celebrate and raise awareness of the world’s wild animals and plants. The Read more

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KENYA: Why Mount Kenya Remains An Ecotourism Favorite

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Nobody needs to be reminded just how much wildlife and natural beauty Africa offers tourists. But few countries on the continent have quite the same appeal as Kenya, a land synonymous with breathtaking scenery and wild safaris in equal measure. Encapsulating that offering is Mount Kenya National Park, still an ecotourist’s dream destination. L...

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Building Krittersville: How One Charity Is Planning A Greener Animal Sanctuary

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In practically every country you might travel to, animal homelessness is a very real issue. Whether caused as a result of families abandoning their pets, animals getting separated from their owners, or a population explosion, there are millions of hungry, sick and vulnerable strays wandering city streets. Combating the problem are animal rescuer...

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