THE EVENING OVERVIEW
6.30pm Drinks & Canapé reception in the Dive Bar
7.15pm Presentations & Questions in the Theatre
8.45pm Post Presentation Drinks & Meet the Speakers
9.30pm Event Finish
THE EVENT HOSTS
Lilongwe Wildlife Trust is dedicated to protecting Malawi’s wildlife and its habitats. The objective of this event is to raise awareness of the challenges and successes of wildlife conservation in Malawi and to encourage the audience to drive positive change moving forward.
Collaboration has been critical to achieving the successes to date and presentations from renowned conservationists Will Travers, OBE (CEO & President Born Free Foundation), Dudu Douglas-Hamilton (Save the Elephants) and Charlie Mayhew, MBE (CEO Tusk Trust) alongside their Malawian counterparts including LWT’s CEO, Jonny Vaughan, will provide an insight into what can be achieved by working together.
THE EVENT SPONSORS
Olsen Animal Trust are a family charity who are valued supporters of Lilongwe Wildlife Trust and passionate advocates of collaboration in animal welfare and conservation.
H.E. Michael Nevin - Former British High Commissioner to Malawi
"Malawi; a critical player in the global wildlife crisis"
Will Travers, OBE - CEO & President, Born Free Foundation
Dr Amanda Lee Salb - Head of Rescue & Research, Lilongwe Wildlife Trust
"On the front line; habitat destruction and the poaching crisis"
Dudu Douglas-Hamilton - Project Manager Elephant Crisis Fund, Save the Elephants
Wellington Chindzakazi, Director of Wildlife Crime Investigations Unit, Malawi Police Service
"Breaking the trafficking chain"
Charlie Mayhew, MBE - CEO, Tusk Trust
Francis Phiri - Wildlife Ambassador, Lilongwe Wildlife Trust
"Inspiring this generation and the next"
Jonny Vaughan - CEO, Lilongwe Wildlife Trust
"The End of the Beginning"