STATEMENT FROM CHENGETA WILDLIFE:

RORY YOUNG, CO-FOUNDER & CEO, CHENGETA WILDLIFE

It is with deepest sorrow and regret that Chengeta Wildlife confirms the death of Rory Young, our co-founder and CEO.
Rory was leading a wildlife protection patrol in Arly National Park, Burkina Faso on 26th April 2021 when they were attacked by terrorists which resulted in his death and that of two Spanish journalists who were capturing his efforts to protect precious wildlife.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the deceased right now. We respectfully request your patience, time and understanding as we deal with the loss of our inspirational leader.

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ALL OF THE PROCEEDS FROM THIS DONATION WILL GO TO SUPPORTING RORY’S WIFE AND CHILDREN AND NOT DIRECT ANTI-POACHING FIELD WORK AS YOU MIGHT BE ACCUSTOMED TO WITH OUR ORGANIZATION.

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