September 7, 2020

GCF Intern Account: Unathi Sifanelo

Unathi Sifanelo is the 2020 recipient of the Gondwana Conservation Foundation's (GCF) Tertiary Education Fund bursary. The bursary is awarded to a student who shows promise and passion for nature conservation. The bursary covers the student’s third year university fees, conferences and courses as well as living costs for the duration of their o
Read More
December 6, 2019

The GCF Launches its New Tertiary Education Fund

The GCF hosted 350 learners and 15 teachers this last year through its Conservation Kids Program in various day events and overnight camps.  Our aim is to expose children, from predominantly underprivileged backgrounds, to active conservation projects within the Western Cape.   Groups of Grade 6 and 7 students experienced a full da
Read More
October 23, 2019

GCF Conservation Kids’ Program 2019

This year the Gondwana Conservation Foundation (GCF) hosted 218 children and 12 teachers from local community schools over 3? day courses. The Kids Conservation Program’s focus is to expose the learners to conservation principles and future work opportunities in conservation. The whole program was conducted in English as well as in the home lan
Read More
October 14, 2019
Comments Off on World Rhino Day 2019 Celebration

World Rhino Day 2019 Celebration

On Thursday, 29 September the Gondwana Conservation Foundation (GCF) celebrated World Rhino Day on Gondwana Game Reserve as part of its Conservation Kids Program.  At Gondwana we believe that involving our neighboring community is key to successful conservation.  Through the Conservation Kids Program we expose local children, in various events throughout the year, to their […]

Read More
November 26, 2018

World Rhino Day 2018

On the 25th September the GCF (Gondwana Conservation Foundation) team hosted an event in honour of World Rhino Day. 200 Children from local schools in the area (Isalathiso Primary School, Imekhaya Primary School, T.M. Ndanda Primary School, Herbertsdale Primary and St Lukes Primary School), were shuttled to the reserve for a fun-filled day of conse
Read More
June 6, 2018

The GCF Conservation Kids Program

Over the last month, the Gondwana Conservation Foundation has hosted Gr 6 and 7 learners from various schools in our community to participate in conservation activities on Gondwana Game Reserve. Our goal is to teach them about conservation not only in a reserve, but how it can apply at home as well. We hope to make an impact and inspire the next ge
Read More