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Asilia launches Asilia Adventures

Asilia Adventures are a new collection of three- to seven-day experiences, offering travellers immersive itineraries by East African safari operator, Asilia. From walking expeditions...

FTT calls on tourism industry to prevent wildlife abuse

Fair Trade Tourism (FTT) has called on SA travel companies to help prevent wildlife abuse following a new report by World Animal Protection stating...

Animal sanctuary group breaks ties with Fair Trade Tourism

The South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance (SAASA) has broken its ties with Fair Trade Tourism (FTT) following the announcement of the organisation’s captive wildlife...

RETURNAfrica certified by Fair Trade Tourism

RETURNAfrica, which operates Pafuri Camp, Baobab Hill Bush House and walking trails in the Makuleke Concession of northern Kruger National Park, has been certified...

Gondwana employees become shareholders

As of November 1, all 821 of Gondwana Collection’s employees became shareholders. This move form spart of the restructuring of the Gondwana Group, with...

FTT defends decision to certify Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre

Fair Trade Tourism (FTT) has defended its decision to grant FTT certification to Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre. According to FTT, it received a number of...

Once in Cape Town joins Fair Trade

Once in Cape Town in Kloof Street has become Fair Trade Tourism certified and is the first ever to have received 100% for its...

Captive elephant industry fails to ride wave of change

By Janine Avery 126 captive elephants in 26 facilities. All used for human entertainment of which 14 facilities offer elephant back riding and only a...

Grootbos gets recertified by Fair Trade Tourism

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, overlooking Walker Bay near Hermanus, has been recertified by Fair Trade Tourism. Grootbos was one of the first properties to be...

African Parks to manage Pendjari National Park in Benin

The Presidency of the Republic of Benin and conservation NGO, African Parks, have signed a 10-year renewable partnership agreement to revitalise, rehabilitate and develop...