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South Africa
The universal language of play and fun immediately broke down any barriers.  – Sibahle Mncwango I recently had the pleasure of participating in the Children in the Wilderness (CITW) Tri-Nations Camp, held in Mapungubwe National Park, South Africa. Out of everything I had imagined, I did not envisage an experience that could be so genuine, and...
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Thanks to the extraordinary funds raised by the annual Nedbank Tour de Tuli mountain bike event, which takes place in the Greater Mapungubwe Transfrontier Conservation Area (GMTFCA), Children in the Wilderness (CITW)  is able to run our life-changing programme in villages in Botswana, South Africa and Zimbabwe surrounding the GMTFCA. We host an annual Tri-Nations Camp...
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Fast facts REGISTER FOR THE NEDBANK TOUR DE TULI HERE.Minimum Sponsorship Donation:Pay in full by 28 February 2019: R21 500 ppPay in full by 30 April 2019: R24 900 ppLate entries (from May 2019): R26 000 ppGroup discount: book a group of 12 people and get space free.Dates: 23 – 28 July 20194 days of sublime...
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In each of our seven Regions where we operate – Botswana, Malawi, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe – our after school Eco-Club programme continues to tick over nicely. The Eco-Clubs focus on environmental education and life skills lessons. Our YES Resource Book was officially launched in the Zambezi Region, reaching high school and early school leavers, also with a...
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Its Universal Children’s Day today, and we want to celebrate the future custodians of Africa – our Children in the Wilderness children! Of course, none of what we do would be possible without our wonderful sponsors, donors, and our main fundraising event, the Nedbank Tour de Tuli. Thank you all for helping us make a difference...
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MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet has turned 21! A groundbreaking 21 years of Giving Back. And what does that mean to Children in the Wilderness you may ask? MySchool is giving back R2.1 million in donations. Supporters are called on to nominate their charity to get their share, as well as stand a chance of winning one...
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Since launching its innovative Eco-Club programme in 2001, Children in the Wilderness (CITW) has focused on reaching more children, more often, and now proudly runs 67 Eco-Clubs across seven African countries. In addition to hosting 3 300 children at Eco-Clubs throughout the year, CITW has hosted nearly 7 000 children and 402 teachers at 207...
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Since launching in Botswana in 2001, Wilderness Safaris’ non-profit partner, Children in the Wilderness (CITW), has impacted the lives of over 10 000 children in seven African countries through a range of environmental and life skills educational programmes, with many alumni later joining the ecotourism industry in adult life. Working in partnership with many of...
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By Nirvani Pillay – Wilderness Safaris PR Manager | Images by Bongani Baloyi –CITW Regional programme coordinator If Music Be the Food of Love… Play On by Nirvani Pillay – PR manager | Images and video by Bongani Baloyi –CITW Regional programme coordinator The last time I read music or played an instrument was 20...
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