LILONGWE WILDLIFE TRUST BLOG

How artisan jewellery is saving Malawian wildlife

How artisan jewellery is saving Malawian wildlife

Jalawi is our project that trains Malawian women who live in areas near national parks — and who have often
Farewell to Usiku as beloved hyena finds a friend for life

Farewell to Usiku as beloved hyena finds a friend for life

Earlier this month we said an emotional goodbye to one of our longest-term residents of the Lilongwe Wildlife Centre, our
MALAWI JOINS UN CONVENTION FOR PROTECTING MIGRATORY SPECIES

MALAWI JOINS UN CONVENTION FOR PROTECTING MIGRATORY SPECIES

Malawi has taken a significant step forward in its conservation efforts by joining the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory
Take on the Lion Quest — How many can you find?

Take on the Lion Quest — How many can you find?

If you are based in Lilongwe, now’s your chance to get involved with our Mkango: Pride of Malawi Lion Quest!
Baby elephants protected by ban on sales to foreign zoos

Baby elephants protected by ban on sales to foreign zoos

CITES, the international regulator of the trade in endangered species, has voted for a near-total ban on sending African elephants
Ivory sales to remain banned rules wildlife summit

Ivory sales to remain banned rules wildlife summit

International trade in elephant ivory will remain banned, the world summit on endangered species protection has decided. A vote held
Empowering communities, protecting nature: LWT’s Education programme

Empowering communities, protecting nature: LWT’s Education programme

Habitat-loss, deforestation, unsustainable farming, the illegal wildlife trade. These are just some of the human-driven threats putting Malawi’s unique and
BREAKING: CITES votes to protect Malawi tree species

BREAKING: CITES votes to protect Malawi tree species

The Conference of the Parties for the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES)
“Lions are part of nature… and must be protected,” Mkango project reaches Kasungu

“Lions are part of nature… and must be protected,” Mkango project reaches Kasungu

Following the launch of our exciting new campaign, Mkango: Pride of Malawi, our campaigns team visited the village of Benjiman
The incredible story of Petunia the porcupine

The incredible story of Petunia the porcupine

When our Wildlife Emergency Response Unit is called to attend a rescue, the team may expect to find one of