Zambian Wildlife Authority officers training, between 27 March and 2 April, 2014. IFAW and the Netherlands-based Von Tienhoven Foundation for International Nature Protection, funded the “Saving Endangered African Wildlife by Reducing Illegal Wildlife Trafficking” training at the Chuna Training School of the ZAWA. Photo Credit: ©IFAW/Trevor Samson

The Thin Green Line are The Heroes That Care Forgot, and they are fighting terrorism too.

The world desperately needs them yet we don’t even think about them. The apathy must stop.

By Allen R. Sandico KTJ MPA, founder and Chief Elephant Officer (CEO) of Tusk Task Force.


“Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.” — From the book David Copperfield (1849) by English novelist, Charles Dickens (1812–1870)


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