conservation research

Research Strategy

The Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Authority's Research Strategy focuses on the following long and short-term goals.

Short-term Goals

To develop and implement a research strategy that covers three areas.

  • Provide science-based information on wildlife conservation and management options;

  • Focus and coordinate wildlife research in Zimbabwe on key wildlife conservation and management issues; and

  • Build wildlife research capacity in the Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority and associated research partners in the country.

Long-term Goal

To contribute to the conservation of biodiversity and sustainable use of wildlife in Zimbabwe by conducting exemplary research and providing scientific information and advice to policy makers, resource managers, stakeholders, and the public.