Deep impact in the wilderness

Seeking impact: Binns
Seeking impact: Binns

Local tourism group, Okavango Wilderness Safaris, is a big believer in the multiplier effect – how the right thebe spent at the right time, in the right activities, can snowball into millions of Pula worth of sustainable impact.

The homegrown group celebrated its 40th anniversary recently, sharing the journey of its impact over the decades.

Where others saw a patch of remote savannah, Wilderness’ pioneers were able to spot potential, building value for the company, the community and the country with a non-extractive, sustainable activity. An example of the right thebe spent in the right activity, allowing small beginnings to snowball into significant achievements – or the multiplier effect.

Editor's Comment
Women in Politics caucus NGO, a welcome development

In the 2014 General Election, women who stood for parliamentary elections were a mere 17 out of a total of 192 aspirants, and sadly the number dropped to 11 out of 210 parliamentary aspirants in the 2019 General Election. Hopefully, registration of the Women in Politics Caucus will give women the necessary support to join politics. While things were slowly improving, women for a long time were at the receiving end as compared to their male...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up