Linking people and conservation

Help save African endangered wildlife. We build local capacity for conservation. Learn more about our projects, make a donation or gain hands on experience with conservation.

Africa’s Endangered Wildlife

How many are left in the wild?

Elephants

Lions

Black Rhino

Cross River Gorillas

“I am greatly encouraged by the work of the African Conservation Foundation for they are motivated by the idea that nature and our environment are an essential gift that we need to protect for future generations. After all, what would life be without a clean, healthy and sustainable environment?”

His Holiness The Dalai Lama

Partnerships

Join the African Conservation Network and help drive positive change

UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration
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Gorilla Campaign

The Cross River Gorilla, with fewer than 300 individuals left in the wild, is the most vulnerable of the gorilla subspecies. It is listed by the IUCN as Critically Endangered.