Training Ecoguards in Salonga DRC

We are delighted to share that Chengeta Wildlife has partnered with the Institut Congolais pour la Conservation de la Nature (ICCN) and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to train ecoguards in Salonga National Park (SNP), in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

03 December 2021
Africa Ecoguard Training

World Gorilla Day 2021 – Western Lowland Gorillas

Chengeta actively operates in the Central African Republic’s Dzanga Sangha Protected Areas Complex. This protected area is one of the remaining strongholds of Western Lowland Gorillas.

22 September 2021

Communities Blueprint

Community engagement. Critically endangered forest elephants. Women empowerment. Youth integration. Unemployment. Health – and healthy forests. Pangolins, and the ever-growing scale trade.

21 September 2021

Protecting Pangolins

Maybe dragons really do exist, and perhaps more so in the form of a small and ancient creature. A shy and secretive mammal that humbly feeds on ants and termites, that adorns an armor of golden, bronze or gleaming black scales.

09 September 2021
Pangolin in Tree

Training Rangers, Protecting, Wildlife, Empowering Communities

Chengeta Wildlife has successfully trained 900 government rangers across 8 different countries since its inception. Training and mentoring are designed to reduce threats.

30 July 2021

Rory Young Tribute

It is with deepest sorrow and regret that Chengeta Wildlife confirms the death of Rory Young, our co-founder and CEO.

21 May 2021
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It is with deepest sorrow and regret that Chengeta Wildlife confirms the death of Rory Young, our co-founder and CEO.

27 April 2021
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Update From the Central African Republic

At the end of 2018, we finished our second month mentorship and training in the Dzanga Sangha Protected Area in the Central African Republic. This area is home to the majestic Forest Elephant, Lowland Gorilla and Chimpanzees.

10 March 2019

Amazon Smile

Chengeta part of Amazon Smile Great news, we are now part of Amazon Smile ( and hope you will select Chengeta Wildlife as your Amazon Smile Non profit? Every time […]

08 March 2019

Chengeta Edinburgh Fundraiser Wine & Dine – Friday 24 August 2018

Hendersons Holyrood and Chengeta Wildlife are coming together to host a 3 course dinner with paired wines. A portion of all tickets sales will be donated to the Chengeta Wildlife […]

03 July 2018