2019 PHOTOGRAPHERS AGAINST WILDLIFE CRIME
Contributor of Photographers Against Wildlife Crime and supporting their efforts to help bring an end to the wildlife trade in our lifetime.
2019 YOUR ACT MATTERS
Co-founder of Your Act Matters, positive and practical support to reach the tipping point in drastically slowing down the impact on our world/climate through lasting individual behaviour change, in collaboration with (all) others, based on factual information, becoming a growing community/culture, instant results of the reduced impact and personal (financial) benefits, encouraging and never prohibiting thus with a smile.
2018 MARATABA COMMUNITY CONSERVATION FOUNDATION
Co-founder of the Marataba Community Conservation Foundation, a non-profit organization working in the area of Marakele National Park located in the Waterberg region of the Limpopo province in South Africa. MCCF’s focus within the area has two intertwined channels, aiming to support long term sustainability of the area, its communities and wildlife. Nature conservation in the broadest sense through support and stimulation of projects in the area which have a direct benefit to nature conservation. Education and development for the communities surrounding the area of Marakele is both needed and necessary to help people in the region. By demonstrating the importance and relevance of nature, our hope is to forge a sustainable relationship between people and nature for the years to come.
2017 ALLIANCE FOR NATURE
Co-founder of the foundation Alliance for Nature with the mission to create a shift in awareness about the interrelationship of man and nature and consequently the urge to care about the natural world we live in. To inspire and connect a diversity of people and organisations that are active in protection and conservation of precious biospheres based on a unified man-nature vision.