Voices for Biodiversity

One of the key ways that the IZILWANE media platform builds awareness and creates community around the issue of biodiversity loss is by engaging people on this issue through their own work as “eco-reporters.” We train those who want to write for us as “citizen journalists,” honing their communication skills and their understanding of ecological...

Welcome! IZILWANE, which means “animals” in Zulu, is an innovative multimedia platform that focuses on connecting human beings with other species and with nature. We believe that as humans become aware that we are merely one of many species and not separate from local and global ecosystems, we will choose to live in ways that...