The African Elephant Fund is working to ensure a secure future for African elephants and their habitats

The African Elephant Fund is working to ensure a secure future for African elephants and their habitats.


Elephants are vital to our ecosystem. Yet the population of elephants is steadily dwindling, by almost 8 per cent every year.   We must step up efforts to manage and protect our biodiversity, including the African elephant.

Erik Solheim, Head United Nations Environment




Videos


The Amazing World of Elephants documentary from the AEF project in Ghana entitled: Elephant Conservation Through Law Enforcement And Stakeholder Engagement In Mole National Park And Its Corridors.

Educational Awareness documentary entitled:The Amazing World of Elephants. The d ..


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AEF Project- Kenya- Building Capacity and Developing Tools for Elephant Censoring and Elephant Mortality Monitoring in Tropical Montane and Forest Habitats in Kenya- Interim Progress Report   
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AEF Project- Ghana-Reducing HEC Through Improved Monitoring, Stakeholder Engagement and Law Enforcement - Final Expenditure   
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AEF Project- Kenya-Building Capacity and Developing Tools for Elephant Censoring and Elephant Mortality Monitoring in Tropical Montane and Forest Habitats in Kenya- Lab Report   
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AEF Project- Kenya- Building Capacity and Developing Tools for Elephant Censoring and Elephant Mortality Monitoring in Tropical Montane and Forest Habitats in Kenya- Dung Decay Report   
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AEF Project- Ghana- Reducing HEC Through Improved Monitoring, Stakeholder Engagement and Law Enforcement - Technical Manual   
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AEF Project- Ghana- Reducing HEC Through Improved Monitoring, Stakeholder Engagement and Law Enforcement - Farmers Manual   
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AEF- Western Africa Projects   
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AEF- Southern Africa Projects   
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AEF- Eastern Africa Projects   
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AEF- Central Africa Projects   
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AEF- African Elephant Fund Steering Committee Members- 2018-2020   
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AEF- Working to implement the African Elephant Action Plan   
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AEF- Brochure 2018   
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AEF- Uganda- Canine Training Report- Strengthening Law Enforcement against Elephant Poaching and Illegal Ivory Trade in Uganda   
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AEF- Uganda-Final Narrative- Strengthening Law Enforcement against Elephant Poaching and Illegal Ivory Trade in Uganda   
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Paradise International Ranger Award Winners   
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AEF Project Proposal- Malawi- Combating Illegal Killing of Elephants and Trafficking of Ivory   
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AEF Project Proposal- Guinea- Improving the Protection of Forest Elephants (Loxodonta africana cyclotis) and Reducing Human-Elephant Conflicts at Ziama Forest and Ziama-Wenegesi Corridor in Southeastern Guinea, West Africa   
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AEF Project Proposal- Ghana- Elephant Culture: Melding Science and Traditional Knowledge about Elephant Culture and Social Complexity to Increase Positive Conservation Outcomes for Elephants in West Africa   
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AEF Project Proposal- Zimbabwe- Habitat Use by African Elephants in the Zambezi Valley, Zimbabwe: An Inquiry into the Effectiveness of Corridors and the Suitability of the Environment to Sustain the Species   
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AEF Project Proposal- Rwanda- Elephant Collaring for Their Security and Fence Integrity to Reduce Human Wildlife Conflicts in Akagera National Park, Rwanda   
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AEF Project Proposal- Cameroon- Appui à l'application de la loi et à la Protection des Éléphants d'Afrique dans le Complexe de Conservation du Dja, Cameroun   
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AEF- Final Progress Report Template   
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AEF- Expenditure Report   
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AEF- Interim Progress Report Template   
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AEF Project Proposal- Benin, Burkina Faso, Niger and Togo- Sensibilisation et Renforcement des Capacités des Corps de Contrôle Pour la Lutte Contre le Trafic Illicite de l’ivoire au Bénin, Burkina Faso, Niger et au Togo/ Raising Awareness and Capacity Building of the Control Corps for the Fight Against Illegal Trafficking of Ivory in Benin, Burkina Faso, Niger and Togo.   
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AEF Project Proposal- Uganda- Human-Elephant Conflict Reduction in Murchison Falls.   
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AEF Project Proposal- Uganda-Establishment of an Efficient, Effective and Reliable Communications Network to Support Wildlife Law Enforcement Operations throughout Queen Elizabeth Protected Area, Uganda.   
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AEF Project Proposal- Developing Drought Mitigation Measures for Elephants in Tsavo by Understanding Long-Term Elephant Distribution and Mortality Patterns in Relation to NDVI, Rainfall and Waterholes   
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AEF Project Proposal- Kenya–Enhancing Prosecution of Elephant Poachers Through Training, Ivory stockpile Genotyping and Construction of African Elephant DNA Library   
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AEF Project Proposal- Kenya –West Kilimanjaro – Magadi Ecosystem Aerial Mammal Count   
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AEF Project Proposal- Malawi- Mitigation of HEC and Addressing Deforestation and Forest Degradation Through Income Generating Activities with Communities   
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AEF Project Proposal- Togo- Appui à l’intégration des Communautés Locales dans la Gestion des Eléphants du Parc National Fazao-Malfakassa/ Supporting the Integration of Local Communities into the Management of Elephants in Fazao-Malfakassa National Park   
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AEF Project Proposal- Nigeria- Improving Law Enforcement and Reducing Elephant Poaching in the Oban Division of Cross River National Park through SMART   
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AEF Project Proposal- Nigeria- Supporting SMART-based Ranger Patrols at Yankari Game Reserve to Strengthen Law Enforcement and Reduce Elephant Poaching   
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10th AEFSC Meeting Minutes, Kasane, Botswana   
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AEF-Namibia-Expenditure Report-Aerial Survey Of Elephants In The Northwest Of Namibia   
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AEF-Namibia-Narrative Report-Aerial Survey Of Elephants In The Northwest Of Namibia   
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AEF-Namibia-Final Progress Report-Aerial Survey Of Elephants In The Northwest Of Namibia   
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AEF-Gabon/Duke-Narrative Report-Developing A Quadcopter And Infrared Camera System To Monitor And Track The African Forest Elephant   
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AEF-Gabon/Duke-Final Expenditure Report-Developing A Quadcopter And Infrared Camera System To Monitor And Track The African Forest Elephant   
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AEF-Gabon/Duke-Narrative Report-Developing A Quadcopter And Infrared Camera System To Monitor And Track The African Forest Elephant   
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AEF-Gabon/Duke-Final Progress Report-Developing A Quadcopter And Infrared Camera System To Monitor And Track The African Forest Elephant   
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AEF-Ghana-Narrative Report 2-Elephant Conservation Through Law Enforcement And Stakeholder Engagement In Mole National Park And Its Corridors   
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AEF-Ghana-Narrative Report- Elephant Conservation Through Law Enforcement And Stakeholder Engagement In Mole National Park And Its Corridors   
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AEF-Ghana-Expenditure Report 2016-Elephant Conservation Through Law Enforcement And Stakeholder Engagement In Mole National Park And Its Corridors   
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AEF-Ghana-Interim Report 2016-Elephant Conservation Through Law Enforcement And Stakeholder Engagement In Mole National Park And Its Corridors   
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AEF Project-Zambia Wildlife Authority and Lusaka Agreement- Expenditure Report-Strengthening law enforcement capacity to combat illegal killing of elephants in Zambia   
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AEF Project-Zambia Wildlife Authority and Lusaka Agreement- Narrative Report-Strengthening law enforcement capacity to combat illegal killing of elephants in Zambia   
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AEF Project-Zambia Wildlife Authority and Lusaka Agreement- Progrees Report-Strengthening law enforcement capacity to combat illegal killing of elephants in Zambia   
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7th AEFSC meeting report- Libreville, Gabon   
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AEF Project in Gabon- Traceability Genetics in Ivory for Strengthening of Application of the Law in Gabon-Interim Expenditure Report   
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AEF Project in Gabon- Traceability Genetics in Ivory for Strengthening of Application of the Law in Gabon-Interim Progress Report   
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Nigeria- Supporting SMART Ranger Patrols at Yankari Game Reserve to strengthen Law Enforcement and Reducing Elephant Poaching-Final Report   
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Nigeria- Supporting SMART Ranger Patrols at Yankari Game Reserve to strengthen Law Enforcement and Reducing Elephant Poaching -Final Expenditure Report   
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Zambia 2014 Final Summary Report-Human-Elephant Conflicts Vulnerability Assessment And Mitigation Tools In Zambia   
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Zambia 2014 Final Expenditure Report-Human-Elephant Conflicts Vulnerability Assessment And Mitigation Tools In Zambia   
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Interim and Final Expenditure Report-Taking the African Elephant Database to the Next Level   
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Interim Report-Taking the African Elephant Database to the Next Level   
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Zambia 2014 Kilaguni-Interim Report- Human-Elephant Conflicts Vulnerability Assessment And Mitigation Tools In Zambia   
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Zambia Final Project Report-Human-Elephant Conflicts Vulnerability Assessment And Mitigation Tools In Zambia   
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Nigeria- Yankari Quaterly Report April- June 2016   
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Nigeria- Final Progress Report Yankari 2016   
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Nigeria- Final Expenditure Report 2016 Yankari   
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Zambia Proposal June 2016 Enhancing Effectiveness of Law Enforcement Monitoring and Analysis systems in Zambia’s Elephant Range Areas   
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Ghana Proposal June 2016- Reducing HEC Through Improved Monitoring, Stakeholder Engagement and Law Enforcement   
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Gabon Proposal June 2016- Military Training for Gabon’s Park Rangers   
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Central African Republic Proposal June 2016- Contribution to the Protection of Elephant Populations Victims of Political and Military Crisis In Central African Republic   
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Malawi -Thuma Forest Reserve (TFR) And Dedza- Salima Escarpment Sos (DSFR) Fence Extension 2014 Interim Expenditure Report   
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Malawi -Thuma Forest Reserve (TFR) And Dedza- Salima Escarpment Sos (DSFR) Fence Extension 2014 Interim Progress Report   
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AEF Annex 5 – Final Progress Report   
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AEF Annex 3 and Annex 6 – Interim and Final Expenditure Reports   
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AEF Annex 2 – Interim Progress Report   
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Uganda-Strengthening Law Enforcement against Elephant Poaching and Illegal Ivory Trade in Uganda (Interim Financial Report)   
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Uganda-Strengthening Law Enforcement against Elephant Poaching and Illegal Ivory Trade in Uganda (Interim Progress Report)   
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Ethiopia Report-Combating Illegal Trade in Elephant Ivory in Ethiopia (Activity Report)   
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Final Report-LATF-Enhancing Cooperation in Combating Elephant Poaching and Illegal Ivory Trade In East Africa   
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Final Report-LATF-Strengthening Law Enforcement Capacity to Combat Elephant Poaching and Ivory Trafficking in Central Africa   
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LATF-Resolutions of the Eastern Africa Wildlife Directors Meeting - 12th Feb 2016   
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Meeting Report 6th AEFSC meeting in Geneva Switzerland January 12-15 2016   
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Updating the African Elephant Database (IUCN/SSC African Elephant Specialist Group)   
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Ivory Coast Project Proposal January 2016   
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Zambia Project Proposal January 2016   
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Mali Project Proposal January 2016   
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Rapport d’étape-Togo   
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Rapport d’étape -Benin et Niger   
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Rapport d’activités et financier-Benin, Niger and Togo   
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Malawi Project Proposal 2011   
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Burkina Faso Project Proposal 2013   
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Strengthening Law Enforcement and Reducing Elephant Poaching at Yankari Game Reserve by Providing Rangers With Basic Field Equipment- Financial Report- Nigeria   
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Yankari Game Reserve Annual Report   
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Third AEFSC Meeting 2013 Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso 25-27 September 2013   
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Zambia 2014 Kilaguni-Human-Elephant Conflicts Vulnerability Assessment And Mitigation Tools In Zambia   
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Congo Brazzaville Proposal- Renforcement Des Capacités Opérationnelles Dans La Lutte Contre Le Trafic Illégal Des Produits Et Sous Produits De L’éléphant.   
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Malawi -Thuma Forest Reserve (TFR) And Dedza- Salima Escarpment Sos (DSFR) Fence Extension 2014 Malawi 2014   
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Financial report-Human-Elephant Conflicts Mitigation Around Kilimanjaro National Park in Tanzania   
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Enhancing Cooperation in Combating Elephant Poaching and Illegal Ivory Trade In East Africa   
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Strengthening Law Enforcement Capacity to Combat Elephant Poaching and Ivory Trafficking in Central Africa   
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5th AEFSC Meeting Report   
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Human-Elephant Conflicts Mitigation Around Kilimanjaro National Park in Tanzania   
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Strategie Nationale de Lutte Contre Le Commerce Illicite de l'ivoire et produits derives   
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Etude des circuits de commercialisation de l'ivoire et des produits à base d'ivoire entre le Bénin, Burkina Faso, Niger et le Togo   
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Kenya-The Impacts of Poaching on Elephants and Threats to Elephants in Tsavo- Mkomazi Ecosytem   
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Tanzania-Reinforcement of Anti-Poaching Patrols to Reduce Illegal Trafficking of Ivory and Other Wildlife Products at Entry and Exit Points   
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Malawi-Improving Protection of Elephants and Enforcement of the Wildlife Laws in Kasungu National Park   
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Quaterly Report 1-Strengthening Law Enforcement and Reducing Elephant Poaching at Yankari Game Reserve by Providing Rangers With Basic Field Equipment   
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Quaterly Report 2-Strengthening Law Enforcement and Reducing Elephant Poaching at Yankari Game Reserve by Providing Rangers With Basic Field Equipment   
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Presentation-Strengthening Law Enforcement and Reducing Elephant Poaching at Yankari Game Reserve by Providing Rangers With Basic Field Equipment   
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Strengthening Law Enforcement and Reducing Elephant Poaching at Yankari Game Reserve by Providing Rangers With Basic Field Equipment   
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Report-Combating Illegal Trade in Elephant Ivory in Ethiopia   
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AEF Project- Angola   
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AEF Project Proposal- Namibia- Aerial Survey Of Elephants In The Northwest Of Namibia   
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AEF Project Proposal- Kenya- Building Capacity And Developing Tools For Elephant Censoring And Elephant Mortality Monitoring In Tropical Mountain And Forest Habitats In Kenya   
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AEF Project Proposal- Ghana   
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AEF Project Proposal- Developing A Quadcopter And Infrared Camera System To Monitor And Track The African Forest Elephant   
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AEF Project Proposal- Gabon- Trace ability Of Ivory For Law Enforcement In Gabon   
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AEF Project Proposal- Ethiopia- Improving Field Intelligence And Investigation Capacity For Ivory And Other Wildlife Crimes In Ethiopia   
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AEF Project Proposal- Botswana   
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AEF Project Proposal- LAFT- Central Africa   
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AEF Project Proposal- LAFT- East Africa   
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Projet Modèle de Proposition   
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Projet Modèle de Proposition de Budget   
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Call for Proposals / Appel à soumissions de propositions de projets   
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AEF Project Proposal- Nigeria- Supporting SMART Ranger Patrols at Yankari Game Reserve to Reserve Law Enforcement and Reducing Elephant Poaching   
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AEF Project Proposal- Nigeria- Using Satellite Collars to Provide More Effective Elephant Protection and Reduce Human-Elephant Conflict at Yankari Game Reserve   
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AEF Project Proposal- Mozambique- Elephant Ivory Stockpile Management and Conservation in Mozambique   
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AEF Project Proposal- Ethiopia-Combatting the Illegal Killing of Elephants and Regional Trade of Ivory in Southwest Ethiopia   
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AEF Project Proposal- Zambia- Human-Elephant Conflicts Vulnerability Assessment And Mitigation Tools In Zambia   
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AEF Project Proposals- Ethiopia- Law Enforcement Operation Workshop and Capacity Building in Southern Ethiopia   
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AEF Project Proposal- Mali- (French)   
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AEF Project Proposal- Mali -(Eng)   
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UN Resolution On Wildlife Crime   
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African Elephant Action Plan   
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Project budget proposal template   
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Project proposal template   
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Roll-up banners : Fourth meeting of the AEF Steering Committee. Tsavo, Kenya. 25 Nov 2014.   
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Flyer : About the African Elephant Fund   
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Criteres d'evalutaion et de Selection des Propositions Soumises au Comite Directeur du Fonds pour l'Elephant d'Afrique   
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Criteria for evaluation and selection of proposals submitted to the Steering Committee   
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Publication : Elephants in the Dust   
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Sixty-second meeting of the Standing Committee. Geneva (Switzerland), 23-27 July 2012   
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Third African elephant meeting. Gigiri, Kenya. 1-3 Nov 2010   
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Fifteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties. Doha, Qatar. 13-25 Mar 2010   
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Rules of Procedure of The AEF Steering Committee   
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First AEF Steering Committee meeting. Kruger National Park, SA. 12-14 Dec 2011.   
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Second AEF Steering Committee meeting. Bangkok, Thailand. 11-13 Mar 2013.   
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