General News - April 2013
Zimbabwe's wetlands recorded in the RAMSAR list - 12 April 2013
Congratulations must go to Mrs Leslee Maasdorp for spearheading the Zambezi Society contribution for the successful accession bid for a number of wetland conservancies in Zimbabwe.
The Ramsar Secretariat was delighted to welcome Zimbabwe to the Ramsar family as its 164th contracting party. UNESCO has confirmed that the instrument of accession and the names and maps of seven wetlands of International Importance (Victoria Falls National Park, Mana Pools, Monavale Wetland, Lake Chivero, Manyame, Driefontein Grasslands, Chinhoyi Caves and Cleveland Dam were received on 3 January 2013 and the Convention will come into force for Zimbabwe on 3rd May 2013.
Special on gorilla permits! - 5 April 2013
This safari offers three nights in an award winning lodge at Kyambura Gorge with 3 nights in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest where the gorillas regularly visit the lodge gardens!
This 7 day Uganda flying safari with two complimentary nights starts from US$4,215 per person saving over US$800 per person.
The offer is valid for travel April and May 2013. Price includes accommodation, all meals and drinks, all activitiese in the itinerary, return flights from Entebbe and your own expert guide and vehicle.
Standard terms and conditions apply.