BirdLife, the unique Partnership
BirdLife International is at the same time the world's oldest international conservation organisation and a young Partnership. It celebrates this year its 90th anniversary and in 2013 it will be 20 years that the global Partnership of national, independent grass root bird and nature protection organisations was created. Today BirdLife has Partners in 116 countries on all continents. BirLife Botswana, BirdLife in Botswana was founded in 1980 and became BirdLife Partner in 2000. Thanks to all our fellow Partner we are not only active in our own country but all over the world. Together we are active worldwide in 12 000 Important Bird Areas (IBA) and working yearly with not less than 1 million school children for conservation. You as reader, member and supporter of BirdLife Botswana are part of the unique BirdLife Partnership.