cde nhema 05.08.10.jpgEnvironment and Natural Resources Management Minister, Cde Francis Nhema has called for a concerted effort from all sectors of the economy to complement government’s effort in promoting wildlife conservation in the country.
Cde Francis Nhema was speaking at the launch of the Gonarezhou conservation project at Gonarezhou National Park.

Cde Nhema said biodiversity which is the resource upon which communities and nations depend, requires sufficient financial and technical support.

He said there is need to promote beneficial partnerships and collaboration in the conservation of natural resources at various levels.

Cde Nhema said the Gonarezhou conservation project, which is a 10 year partnership between the government and the Frankfurt Zoological society, is aimed at enhancing conservation of natural resources in the park, a component of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier park.