Category: Zimbabwe

09.04.2021

The Long Road to Gonarezhou

After nearly 30 years of absence, Critically Endangered black rhinos are being reintroduced to Gonarezhou National Park by the Gonarezhou…View Full Release »

08.13.2021

Team Rhino Stories: Impactful Returns

Michelle McTigue was interested in conservation from an early age. She participated in a school exchange program that sent her…View Full Release »

05.21.2021

A Second Chance for Rhinos Like Dozer

Dozer, a male black rhino, has been monitored by IRF’s partner the Lowveld Rhino Trust for 28 years. Dozer was…View Full Release »

05.13.2021

Small Programs Can Add Up To Big Success

In the early 1990s, Zimbabwean Raoul du Toit began working in the Zambezi Valley, piloting survey flights to count rhinos….View Full Release »

05.09.2021

Happy Mother’s Day: Mabuya’s Story

To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors…View Full Release »

11.09.2020

Adopting the Next Generation of Black Rhinos in Zimbabwe

Black rhinos are tough. Black rhino populations declined by an estimated 98% between 1960 and 1995, with numbers bottoming out…View Full Release »

10.21.2020

Orphaned and Injured By a Poacher, Black Rhino Calf Returns to the Wild

In July 2020 on a routine patrol, monitors from the International Rhino Foundation’s (IRF) partner, the Lowveld Rhino Trust (LRT),…View Full Release »

05.28.2020

Black Rhino Births in Zimbabwe Happy News After Poaching Crisis

Over 50 rhinos were killed by poachers in Bubye Valley Conservancy (BVC) in early 2019. This heavy poaching pressure resulted…View Full Release »

03.19.2020

Conservation Is Not Cancelled

It has been an incredibly strange and sometimes scary few weeks with a lot of uncertainty, but we’ve been working…View Full Release »

12.28.2019

Because of You, the Next Generation of Conservationists Emerges in Zimbabwe

IRF is committed to doing what it takes to ensure that rhinos survive for future generations. In 2019, because of…View Full Release »