Danai Gurira the star of the blockbuster Black Panther, cast member of The Walking Dead, Zimbabwean – American actress was announced as one of the ambassadors for WildAid in Zimbabwe when they launched an anti poaching campaign in December 2018. The “Poaching Steals From Us All” campaign is running across Africa as she launched the Zimbabwean effort with Zimbabwe Parks & Wildlife Management Authority (Zimparks) and the Zambezi Society, a local conservation group. The campaign also promotes wildlife tourism internationally and encourages Zimbabweans to visit their own incredible national parks, such as Hwange, Gonarezhou and Mana Pools.
WildAid is a non-profit organization with a mission to end the illegal wildlife trade in our lifetimes. WildAid’s media campaigns feature some of the most influential voices in the world advocating for wildlife conservation on a massive scale. They have partnered with Zambezi society and Zimbabwe National Parks locally.