Giraffe Conservation Foundation News

Giraffes join the list of species facing threat of extinction

The Giraffe Conservation Foundation said that the animal is under pressure from habitat loss, civil unrest, illegal hunting and ecological changes.

The East African , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

Saving the world's last West African giraffes in Niger

The population of giraffes has dwindled across Africa over the past 30 years, according to the Giraffe Conservation Foundation (GCF).

BBC Africa , Africa Dec 4, 2018

Giraffes declared an endangered species in Kenya

According to the Giraffe Conservation Foundation, the Kordofan giraffe is mainly found in southern Chad, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo and western South Sudan.

Times Live , South Africa Dec 3, 2018

Niger to move protected giraffes as habitat shrinks

The relocation programme is to be carried out jointly by the Giraffe Conservation Foundation, the Sahara Conservation Fund and the UN Development Programme.

News 24 , South Africa Nov 22, 2018

Niger to move protected giraffes as habitat shrinks

The relocation programme is to be carried out jointly by the Giraffe Conservation Foundation, the Sahara Conservation Fund and the UN Development Programme.

The Independent , Uganda Nov 22, 2018