Case studies
The Chikolongo Livelihoods Project

People who live along the border of the Lilongwe National Park go into the park to poach fish and other animals, and to fetch water. As a result, people are often killed; sometimes by elephants but more often by crocodiles and hippos.

Combatting Wildlife Crime in the Malawi-Zambia Landscape

This initiative supports the Governments of Malawi and Zambia in reducing IWT and poaching and improving transboundary wildlife management in the Malawi-Zambia landscape. 


Strategies, policies and legislation

Important Government documents relating to IWT

Illegal Wildlife Trade Review
Wildlife Policy, 2000

General resources

A pragmatic, evidence-based, participatory approach to community engagement, towards sustainable solutions for both livelihoods and conservation in Malawi