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 ..


AEF Members

                

African Ranges States that adopted the African Elephant Action Plan 

Eastern Africa: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, United Republic of Tanzania, Uganda.

Central Africa: Central African Republic, Chad, Gabon, Republic of Congo, The Democratic Republic of the Congo.

West Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo.

Southern Africa: Angola, Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

 

Donors

Belgium, China, France, Germany, Netherlands, South Africa, United Kingdom.

 

Ex-Officio Members

CITES- Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

MIKE- Monitoring the Illegal Killing of Elephants Programme