1. Xanda the Lion is dead, but trophy hunting helps save his kin
2. Kudu Rabies Project - Phase 1 and 2
3. Ministry of Health and Social Services - HIV Impact Assessment
4. MET hits back on Hunting Quotas
5. AGM Award Nominations
6. AGM Registration
Xanda the Lion is Dead, but Trophy Hunting Helps Save His Kin
Cecil the lion became an internet icon two years ago when he was killed by Walter Palmer, a Minnesota dentist on a trophy hunt. Now Cecil's son Xanda has met the same fate.
Click here to read the full article published in The Wall Street Journal.
Kudu Rabies Report - Phase 1 and 2
The final report of the the first two phases of the Kudu Rabies Project has been sent out by the Namibian Agricultural Union.
Download or read the full report here.
Ministry of Health and Social Services - HIV Impact Assessment
The Ministry of Health and Social Services is conducting a Namibian Population HIV/AIDS Impact Assessment (NAMPHIA) and TB Disease survey until the end of September. Background information on this project can be found here.
Ministry of Environment and Tourism Hits Back on Hunting Quotas
Namibia has been harshly criticized and scrutinised for its support of conservation hunting lately. We appIaud our MET and support their endevours in defending sustainable use of our Namibian wildlife Read the article published in the Namibian Sun.
AGM Awards Nominations
We encourage all our members to forward nominees for this years AGM Awards:
Conservationist of the Year
Hunting Assistant of the Year
Camp Attendant of the Year
Please provide a motivation for your nomination. All submissions to be send to the Office.
Please remember to register for this years Annual General Meeting. The registration form can be found here and should be submitted to the Office.
Professional Hunters Wanted
The Delport family is looking for professional hunters to hunt on their farm. They are registered with the Namibia Tourism Board as a hunting establishment including bow and rifle hunting. For more information, please mail them. The farm is situated in the Gobabis area (Farm Toekoms No 125).