Trans Africa Safaris is committed to promoting all that Africa has to offer and putting its beauty (literal and figurative) on the world stage. Our business relies on the wildlife and people of Africa and we, therefore, welcome and appreciate the opportunity to contribute to the following initiatives:
Uthando offers authentic responsible travel experiences involving local community development projects. More than simple township-tours, these experiences are respectful, meaningful, non-invasive, and beneficial to the local communities.
Registered with the National Department of Social Development and as a Public Benefit Organisation, Uthando (meaning love) is a not-for-profit company.
Trans Africa Safaris is proud to be a supporter of this international award-winning, certified Fair Trade in Tourism initiative.
Find out more about Uthando here.
SOUTHERN AFRICAN WILDLIFE COLLEGE
A centre of specialisation in conservation education, training and skills development.
The Southern African Wildlife College equips people with practical experience and qualifications in the management of complex ecosystems, wildlife conservation and the empowerment of local communities,
Trans Africa Safaris is a proud supporter of the college.
Find out more about Southern African Wildlife College here.
RHINOS WITHOUT BORDERS
An anti-poaching initiative that involves moving rhinos from high-poaching zones to low-poaching secret zones in an attempt to protect the endangered species and seed a new rhino population in Botswana.
A joint venture between Great Plains Conservation and &Beyond, Rhinos Without Borders combines fundraising and project management efforts for the successful relocation of 100 rhinos.
Trans Africa Safaris is passionate about Africa’s wildlife and the conservation of rhinos and is proud to be associated with this initiative.
Find out more about Rhinos Without Borders here.
ENDANGERED WILDLIFE TRUST
The Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) is a leading high-profile player in the conservation arena. It identifies key factors threatening biodiversity and develops methodologies and best practice guidelines to reduce these and promote harmonious co-existence and sustainable living for both people and wildlife.
Trans Africa Safaris contributes to EWT to assist in the field of nature conservation.
Find out more about EWT here.
AFRICAN SCHOLARS' FUND
This fund links donors and South African youth in need through the provision of school fees, school uniforms, transport and other basic school needs.
The African Scholars’ Fund (ASF) identifies promising academic learners in need and awards school and further education bursaries.
Trans Africa Safaris is a committed ASF sponsor.
Find out more about ASF here.