Case studies
The Conservancy Rhino Ranger Incentive Program

The resurgence of poaching for rhino horn is a serious threat to the black rhino. Most rhino range countries are focussing on military-style enforcement strategies to counteract poaching. But not everywhere.


General resources

Syndicate recruitment, perceptions, and problem solving in Namibian rhinoceros protection
Conservation partnerships to combat wildlife crime in Namibia
Policy Lessons from the Evolution of a Community-based Approach to Wildlife Management, Kunene Region, Namibia
Rhino protection in communal areas, Namibia
Trophy hunting in Namibia: providing sustainable livelihoods for communities, encouraging the protection of wildlife populations, and maintaining natural ecosystems

Strategies, policies and legislation

Important Government documents relating to IWT

Elephant Management Plan
National Policy on Community Based Natural Resource Management, 2013