Human-lion conflict remains a challenge for conservancies in Kunene region that are living with these big cats. The recent killings of a farmers a herd of goats by lions in Torra conservancy was a reminder of the magnitude of having wildlife in close proximity to humans. Different stakeholders in conservation have formed a lion response team which conduct research and find proactive ways to management and mitigate human-lion conflict in communal areas. The Tour and Safari Association of Namibia (TASA) has stepped in by providing financial support to the team.
NACSO connects the communities and organisations that manage and conserve Namibia’s natural resources