The pandemic has shown just how reliant conservation is on tourism

The pandemic has illustrated, far better than my 20 years of sustained advocacy, just how critical nature based tourism is to saving our parks and wildlife – whoever runs them. Redirecting it to make it more resilient with domestic based tourism now is critical, but also not be over reliant on this sector as a livelihood and behavioural changemaker is also critical in ‘Building back better’ post Covid.

Very good article on the African park crisis here