Tuesday, May 10, 2005

allAfrica.com: South Africa: Drakensberg Park Grant Grows Jobs

allAfrica.com: South Africa: Drakensberg Park Grant Grows Jobs The largest government grant for a conservation project in SA in a rural community was proving to be a success, and was likely to be expanded, an official overseeing it says.

The advances that Ezemvelo KwaZulu-Natal Wildlife, formerly the Natal Parks Board, had shown with a R53m poverty-relief grant in spreading skills and income made it likely the scheme would be widened, said Rob Faure, project manager at uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site.

Sunday, May 08, 2005

Drakensberg development

Drakensberg Development: "The government has granted R53-million to the KwaZulu-Natal conservation agency Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife for a poverty relief programme within the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site, the agency said on Sunday.
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