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Mitigating human and wildlife conflict

Elephant barriers protecting people's crops in Tsholotsho

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Community based tourism in Campfire areas

Livelihoods transformed through Campfire eco-tourism projects

Tourists have visited Zimbabwe's rural areas for many years, although the local communities were rarely involved (or benefited from) tourism until a few pilot projects were set up by CAMPFIRE in the early 1990's.
The lack of diversification of CAMPFIRE from wildlife to other natural resources is a topical issue. As indicated in the introduction, USAID support to CAMPFIRE involved two phases. NRMP I (1989-1994) spent USD7.6...