Development of Pafuri-Sengwe Joint Security Plan

Sustainable Agriculture Technology (SAT) WILD Programme & Peace Parks Foundation
GLTFCA Partner Countries; GLTFCA Implementing Agencies; GLTFCA Implementing Partners; Traditional Leaders; & National Safety & Security Clusters
The main aim of the project is to develop a Joint Security Plan for the GLTFCA Pafuri-Sengwe Node. Specific project objectives include the following: (1) Provide an understanding of the status quo; (2) Identify strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and risks; (3) Compare and align current safety and security methodologies; (4) Coordinate and align joint / cross border operational needs; (5) Set minimum standards for security and protection; (6) Develop joint protocols and operational procedures, including for cross-border medical evacuations; (7) Develop a resourcing plan to address current and future financial, human and operational needs; and (8) Develop a M&E plan to ensure compliance and measure impact.

The main objective of the proposed assignment is to develop a Joint Security Plan for the GLTFCA Pafuri-Sengwe Node and more specifically for the southern part of the GLTFCA in order to: (1) Provide for more effective and efficient joint operations to mitigate wildlife crime; and (2) Determine current and future financial and human resource capacity needs to support ongoing joint operations.

Specific Area (Village, Town, District, Province): 
South Africa, Zimbabwe
HQ of the Initiative: 
GLTFCA Secretariat
2021 to 2022
Is the timeframe likely to be extended?: 
Thematic Focus: 
NR Protect & Mgt
1st Contact Name: 
Piet Theron
1st Contact Email: 
2nd Contact Name: 
Lola Lopez
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