The Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park Ministerial Committee meeting held in Maputo recently made several decisions which include the incorporation of the Greater Libombos Conservancy (GLC) as part of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Conservation Area (GLTFCA) to enhance biodiversity conservation and community development.
Zimbabwe has a reputation for innovation in wildlife conservation over the last decades, introducing, for example, the ground-breaking CAMPFIRE programme in the 1980s for community based conservation. In March 2017 Zimbabwe again exhibited initiative as the Gonarezhou Conservation Trust (GCT) became operational.
Mozambique has become the first country since the signing of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP) Treaty in 2002 to add an area to the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Conservation Area (GLTCA) with the establishment of the Greater Libombos Conservancy (GLC).
Poachers be aware, you are being watched! Thanks to a new and unique wide area surveillance system early detection of human movement in the Kruger National Park will be applied in a counter-poaching role.