Rhino horn is now more valuable per kilo
than gold. Over fourteen hundred rhinos were
killed in 2014. The need for projects to protect
them will never end.
The tragedy of rhino poaching has been going
on for many years with hundreds of millions of
rands so far spent on trying to save them.
Is there an end in sight? Will we finally find ways
to stop the awful slaughter? Given the value of
of the product, the marketers will not give up
easily. Vast profits go to organized crime and
to fund terrorism. Persuading international
anti-trafficking, anti-terrorism organizations to
get involved is high on the agenda.
Under-equipped, under-funded rangers are
currently doing the job. Working with
StopRhinoPoaching enables funds raised at
the Auctions to be channeled to supply projects
with the equipment or services they need to
Established in 2010 by Elise Daffue as a response to the escalating rhino crisis in South Africa, StopRhinoPoaching.com is actively involved in the fight against rhino poaching and has a national footprint for strategic funding of security initiatives and ranger support on the frontlines. Elise encourages collaborative projects with individuals and corporates, channeling their funding and support into tangible projects within selected key rhino areas and reserves.
effectively challenge the poachers and to
help stop the slaughter.
Thousands of smart, dedicated people
are devoting their lives to finding solutions.
Perhaps we will educate the customers in
the Far Eastern countries who buy the horn
about the fallacy of its medicinal properties.
Famous celebrities are being recruited as
advocats to persuade people not to buy horn.
Plans to educate local communities and make
it financially worthwhile for them to have a
vested interest in saving the rhinos rather
than helping to kill them, appear to be working.
One day it will be safe once more for these
fabulous animals to roam freely in the African
We must never give up on our rhinos.
Over 5000 known rhino have been poached in South Africa in the last 8 years. There are only some 18,900 white and 2,040 black rhinos left which is home to 74% of Africa's remaining Rhino population.
Check out the StopRhinoPoaching.com's E-Book which is a fascinating insight into the many incredible projects enabled by StopRhinoPoaching over the years and the awards they have won for their contributions to saving rhinos in South Africa.
100% of the funds raised by
StopRhinoPoaching.com is channeled
to projects where the money is
needed most. The money buys such
essential resources and equipment as;
100% OF FUNDS RAISED
GOES TO THE RHINOS
• Tracker dogs
• Advanced technology
• Analysis tools
• Gunshot trauma packs
• Basic ranger kits
• Light aircraft
• Advanced optics
• Ranger training
The REAL rhinos
The REAL rhinos are what our
programme is all about. We have selected
StopRhinoPoaching.com as our recipient.
SRP is a boots-on-the-ground organisation
that channels 100% of funds they raise to supply
projects in the front lines of poaching with the tools
and equipment they need to protect rhinos.