Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes: Susan Canney

Posted by on Dec 3, 2013 in Blog, Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes: Susan Canney Mali Elephant Project   At the 10th World Wilderness Congress we discovered hundreds of young activists who were working quietly behind the scenes to make the WILD vision a reality. We felt that these people’s activities should be recognised. In keeping with the knowledge that young people are the future, we asked our team of young trainee journalists in the press office to go out and interview them. Susan Canney is the project leader for the Mali Elephant Project, an initiative to preserve and protect elephants, which she describes as “a natural part of...

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Unsung Heroes: Moritz Schachner

Posted by on Dec 3, 2013 in Blog, Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes: Moritz Schachner Co-founder of Youth Taking Action for the Earth, Walking2WILD10 participant, Austria   At the 10th World Wilderness Congress we discovered hundreds of young activists who were working quietly behind the scenes to make the WILD vision a reality. We felt that these people’s activities should be recognised. In keeping with the knowledge that young people are the future, we asked our team of young trainee journalists in the press office to go out and interview them. Moritz got involved in an activist youth movement in 2010, after he and four others were...

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Unsung Heroes: Monika Michaelova

Posted by on Dec 3, 2013 in Blog, Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes: Monika Michaelova Teacher of Indigenous Nature & Spirituality, Czech Republic   At the 10th World Wilderness Congress we discovered hundreds of young activists who were working quietly behind the scenes to make the WILD vision a reality. We felt that these people’s activities should be recognised. In keeping with the knowledge that young people are the future, we asked our team of young trainee journalists in the press office to go out and interview them. Monika Michaelova is a person full of spirit born in Northern Moravia, Czech Republic, who takes groups into...

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Unsung Heroes: Li Quan

Posted by on Dec 3, 2013 in Blog, Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes: Li Quan China Tiger Revival   At the 10th World Wilderness Congress we discovered hundreds of young activists who were working quietly behind the scenes to make the WILD vision a reality. We felt that these people’s activities should be recognised. In keeping with the knowledge that young people are the future, we asked our team of young trainee journalists in the press office to go out and interview them. Thanks to the World Bank, which acts as global sponsor, there are more than twelve countries involved in the conservation of tigers nowadays. However, when Li Quan...

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Unsung Heroes: Michael Grover

Posted by on Dec 3, 2013 in Blog, Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes: Michael Grover Ecologist in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve /co-creator of Rhino Rescue Project, South Africa /winner of Coalition WILD’s 2013 Wilder World Challenge   At the 10th World Wilderness Congress we discovered hundreds of young activists who were working quietly behind the scenes to make the WILD vision a reality. We felt that these people’s activities should be recognised. In keeping with the knowledge that young people are the future, we asked our team of young trainee journalists in the press office to go out and interview them. There are 18 000 white...

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Unsung Heroes: Laura Yale

Posted by on Dec 3, 2013 in Blog, Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes: Laura Yale High Country Citizens Alliance, USA   At the 10th World Wilderness Congress we discovered hundreds of young activists who were working quietly behind the scenes to make the WILD vision a reality. We felt that these people’s activities should be recognised. In keeping with the knowledge that young people are the future, we asked our team of young trainee journalists in the press office to go out and interview them. Laura came to WILD10 with her family, because her father was befriended with somebody involved in the organisation. She is interested in the...

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