No. 8 Children in the Wilderness

An environmental and life skills educational programme focusing on developing the next generation of environmental leaders

Why do we believe?

  • Rural school-based Eco-Clubs engage with more than 2 500 learners per year.
  • Scholarship programmes enable paid education for more than 300 children per year.
  • More than 500 children are hosted on annual camps in Wilderness Safaris and partner destinations.

By exposing children to their natural heritage, Children in the Wilderness aims to create a network of learning sanctuaries that uplifts and cares for our children and conserves our planet. In this way, we hope to inspire the children to care for the environment so that they can become the custodians of these areas in the future.

No. 8 Children in the Wilderness

An environmental and life skills educational programme focusing on developing the next generation of environmental leaders

We’ve positively impacted the lives of more than 10 000 children in seven African countries

Why do we believe?

  • Rural school-based Eco-Clubs engage with more than 2 500 learners per year.
  • Scholarship programmes enable paid education for more than 300 children per year.
  • More than 500 children are hosted on annual camps in Wilderness Safaris and partner destinations.

By exposing children to their natural heritage, Children in the Wilderness aims to create a network of learning sanctuaries that uplifts and cares for our children and conserves our planet. In this way, we hope to inspire the children to care for the environment so that they can become the custodians of these areas in the future.