Lilongwe Wildlife Trust and Olsen Animal Trust hosted an evening reception called Mission Possible Malawi at the prestigious Ham Yard Hotel in London in February 2017.  The reception was held to raise awareness of the challenges and successes of wildlife conservation in Malawi and to encourage the audience to drive positive change moving forward. Prominent attendees for the evening included LWT’s royal patron HRH The Duke of Gloucester, H.E. Kena Mphonda, Malawi High Commissioner, and H.E. Michael Nevin, Former British High Commissioner to Malawi.  Renowned conservationists spoke alongside LWT’s team include Will Travers OBE, CEO and President of the Born Free Foundation, Dudu Douglas-Hamilton of Save the Elephants, and Charlie Mayhew, MBE, CEO of the Tusk Trust.

Watch the presentations below:

WELCOME: Deborah Meaden
ON A MISSION: MALAWI – THE FACTS: H.E. Michael Nevin Former British High Commissioner,  Malawi
BREAKING THE TRAFFICKING CHAIN: Dudu Douglas-Hamilton, Save the Elephants and Wellington Chindzakazi, Malawi Police Service
COMPASSIONATE CONSERVATION & ANIMAL WELFARE: Will Travers OBE, Born Free Foundation and Dr Amanda Salb, Lilongwe Wildlife Trust
EDUCATION & INSPIRING THE NEXT GENERATION: Charlie Mayhew MBE, Tusk Trust and H.E. Kena Mphonda, Malawi High Commissioner, UK
THE BEGINNING: Jonny Vaughan, Lilongwe Wildlife Trust