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Press Releases from Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park (24 total)

Pictures from children of Mavue were handed over

The pictures from the children of Mavue were handed over on Wednesday September 15th 2011 to the children from the Brigádníků Elementary School in Prague 10. The handing over took place in front of the School Director Mgr. Alena Polanská, representatives of the School Parliament – K.Lišková and M.Horváth, Director of GTP Gabriela Dihelová and the Development Program Coordinator Dana Neumanová. This event occurred based on the support for child education

Container full of donations arrived at Maputo

Container with donations from the first phase of the charity drive has arrived after a two month voyage prolonged by a tanker breakdown at the port in the state capital of Mozambique Maputo. The cargo ship carrying the container arrived at the Mozambican port on Thursday September 1st, 2011 in the morning hours. Following its long voyage the container will now go through customs control and will be received by one

School opening ceremony

The development of a new elementary school in Mavue was officially completed on August 11th, 2011. A community meeting was organized in light of this occasion, which had the representatives of the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park meet with the village chief, representatives of the Gaza Province, representatives of the political party Frelimo, representatives of the border police and local residents. Local residents were very excited seeing the new school and are convinced that

A new water reservoir is operating in Mozambique thanks to the Gonarezhou Transf …

The employees of the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park are renovating a worn out drinking water reservoir as part of the Community Development Program in Mozambique. Many Africans have a difficult time getting to drinking water, in some cases they cannot get to it at all. This is why they are often forced to drink polluted and unsanitary water and that often leads to serious illnesses. Unsanitary water is dangerous especially for

Clay school at the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park is a thing of the past

Literacy in Africa is distinctly lower than in Europe. Some African children often have to travel many kilometers every day, and those are the lucky ones. Some children actually don’t even have the opportunity to attend a school. This is especially due to small capacities of schools and also because the closest school is often just too far. The children will no longer have to crouch in a small

The people of Mozambique are finally getting the required medical aid thanks to …

The Community Development Program, which is taking place under the patronage of the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park, is providing proper medical care to the people of Mozambique. Currently the medical workers are treating African patients in temporary premises, but there are future plans to construct a medical center where the local people could get treatment at any time. All the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park workers are trying to improve the living conditions of

The Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park Rangers captured poachers killing endangered a …

The rangers of the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park in Mozambique captured poachers killing endangered species cold-handed. The poachers are indiscriminately killing mainly elephants and other protected species by using sharp metal loops, direct fire and also by strychnine diluted in water. Some poachers were apprehended thanks to the timely intervention by specially trained rangers and then they were handed over to the local police, where they will be defending their actions

Paintings by Czech children will go to Mozambique

The Helping Africa Charity Drive, which is being organized by the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park and the Community Development Program, is mainly providing the collection of material gifts for the residents of Africa. One of the sponsors, the Elementary school Brigádníků in Prague, has decided to express its solidarity in another way. The school management has sent the African children 51 paintings, which were painted by Czech students. After the summer vacations

Children in Mozambique will soon be attending a new school

The construction of a new school in Mavue is in full swing. Thanks to the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park and the Community Development Program the African children will soon be getting their education at a modern facility. The construction of the school started in Aril 2011 and it should be completely finished by July of this year. To this point the children were being educated in very poor conditions– a small room

The Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park rangers will receive new uniforms

The Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park in Mozambique keeps on improving its services. Currently the park managers, or in other words rangers have 100 uniforms at their disposal. These were made by the BLACKHAWK! Company, which delivers its goods to armies and special op units around the world. Uniforms are designed so that the rangers are sufficiently protected from the surrounding weather conditions while performing their work. Each uniform has the Gonarezhou Transfrontier

More donations from the Helping Africa drive organized by the Gonarezhou Transfr …

Another phase of the “Helping Africa” charity drive was concluded on Tuesday June 21st, 2011. More donations in the form of clothing, toys, school supplies, building material and many other goods are heading to Mavue, Mozambique. All of these donations were collected and packed at the warehouse of the partner company ESA Logistics and the shipping is provided by ATS. All the goods were loaded onto a truck, which departed for

Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park keeps improving its service

The Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park in Mozambique has a new chopper at its disposal. It is a sponsor gifts from WREI, which will help the park rangers protect the endangered animal species. The ZS-RDC helicopter, which was donated to the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park by World Renewable Energy Investment LTD, will mainly serve in catching and controlling the movement of the rhinos. This essential transport aircraft will save the local rangers, i.e.

The construction of a new school in Mozambique is nearing completion

The construction of a new school at the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park is in full swing. The complex of three buildings will become an educational place for African children that are living in the vicinity of Mavue, Mozambique. The entire school development project is part of the “Community Development Program” where the main mission is to improve the overall quality of life for the people living in this area. “The construction of

European activities of the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park are raising awareness a …

Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park with its European activities helps to present and raise awareness about Mozambique and its natural beauties abroad. One of the many projects and activities that the park was part of lately was the internationally known traditional charity project – The Great Gorilla Run. Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park has become the general partner of The Great Gorilla Run 2011 in Prague. The event, which took place on Saturday May

The “Helping Africa” drive by the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park was supporte …

The “Helping Africa” charity drive, first phase of which, a phase for the collection of material donations, came to an end on May 25th, 2011 was supported by a number of prominent companies, charity organizations as well as individuals. The regional center of Diakonie Broumov in February and May 2011 provided several boxes of dishes and a total of 50 bags of clothing for the children and their families in Mozambique.

The “Helping Africa” drive by the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park was supporte …

The “Helping Africa” charity drive, first phase of which, a phase for the collection of material donations, came to an end on May 25th, 2011 was supported by a number of prominent companies, charity organizations as well as individuals. Employees of Colgate-Palmolive s.r.o. have decided in May 2011 to organize an internal collection of clothing for the children of Mozambique. Their donations will be shipped along with other material donations

The first phase of the “Helping Africa” drive by Gonarezhou Transfrontier Pa …

The first phase of the “Helping Africa” charity drive came to a successful conclusion on Wednesday May 25th, 2011. Donations in the form of clothing, toys, school supplies for children, medical kits and similar material donations are now packed, sent and prepared to be shipped to Mozambique, Africa. They will be shipped by our partner ESA Logistics right at the start of June 2011. The drive in Mozambique is organized by

“Community Development Program” will provide the development of new schools …

PRAGUE, May 18th, 2011 – The Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park in Mozambique was able to collect a satisfactory amount of material donations and financial resources from its sponsors through its “Community Development Program”. This enabled the start of one of the relatively demanding development projects in Mozambique. The donations from the charity drive will now be used to start the construction of a new elementary school in Mavue and a reservoir

Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park is building a new school in Mauve, Mozambique

Construction work on a new school at the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park in Mozambique, Africa has begun in April 2011. Building of schools is one of the projects organized by the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park in its effort to help develop the community of people living on its territory. The new elementary school will be raised in an area untouched by civilization in Mavue, Mozambique. Construction of a new school for the children

Schools are providing donations for the “Helping Africa” charity drive at th …

The “Helping Africa” charity drive, which is organized in the Czech Republic since January 2011 to help the children in Mozambique, Africa is also supported by a number of European schools and kindergartens. Among them is a well known English kindergarten and nursery named Neverland. It has supported the drive financially and also through gifts in the form of toys and children’s clothing. The gifts donated to “Helping Africa” go directly

Tramincorp helps the residents of Mozambique through the “Community Developmen …

Development of new elementary schools and water reservoirs was started in Mozambique, Africa in April of 2011 as part of the “Gonarezhou Community Development Program” project. The individual projects will be realized for the residents living on land that is part of the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park. The main objectives of this program helping to develop the community in the area are to provide the residents a quality water supply, help

Great Gorilla Run will start on May 28th already with the support Gonarezhou Tra …

A press conference regarding the Great Gorilla Run took place on Thursday May 12th, 2011. This charity project focused on saving the gorillas in the wild will start yet another season on May 28th, 2011 at 2 PM at the Prague Castle. The Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park in Mozambique has actively become involved in the Great Gorilla Run project. As a general partner of the project it provides a valuable prize

BMW Invelt joined our Community Development Program

The “Helping Africa” charity drive is ongoing in the Czech Republic since January 2011”, which is preparing to help the children in Mozambique, Africa. The need to organize such a drive was the idea of the founder of the Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park, which stretches across the borders of Mozambique and Zimbabwe in the location to which the items collected in the charity drive are being directed. The most prominent authorized

The charity drive for the African Mozambique was supported by a number of compan …

The charity drive “Help the Children of Africa” that was initially organized in Europe by EFEKTIM has provided help to the children in our region in the form of material and financial donations. The drive was ultimately supported by other European companies, state and non-profit organizations. The main partners of the drive are EFEKTIM, TRAMINCORP, BMW Invelt, Česká charita, Arcidiecézní charita Praha Sv. Terezie and a number of other organizations.