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Sent to all our members on a daily basis, below is a full collection of news stories from across the membership.

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21 June 2021

Update from Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines

Dear Partner Due to ongoing Covid uncertainty and in anticipation of some aftershocks for a period of time to come, schedule/capacity adjustments continue to be challenging tasks from an airline perspective.

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18 June 2021

Can we redesign conservation funding?

ATTA®

As conservation efforts across the continent have seen revenues plummet in line with the halt in global tourism a bold partnership from the Luc Hoffmann Institute and Internet of Elephants is investigating new revenue sources for conservation by monetising wildlife data and creating a market place for it using games and gamification techniques. Join them for a lively panel on June 29th when they will discuss ‘’ can we redesign conservation funding’’

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18 June 2021

The Africa Hub is joined by 13 destination experts for another "Country Catch Up" webinar | 22nd June, 2pm UK

The Africa Hub

Following on from the success of our first country catch up webinar back in April we will be gathering our 13 destination experts once again to give us a useful overview of the practicalities of travelling to their destination at this time.

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18 June 2021

Nungwi Dreams by Mantis – Phase 2 nears completion

Mantis Collection

Nungwi Dreams by Mantis is pleased to reveal the news of their second phase of development, adding a total of 2,800m2 to the resort, nears completion, expanding the number of keys and public areas.

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17 June 2021

Tourism continues in Namibia

Ultimate Safaris Namibia

The Namibian government have just announced their latest plans to curb a centralized spike in Covid-19 cases, and imposed additional restrictions as from 17 June 2021.

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17 June 2021

Hideaways Welcomes Shashani Matobo Hills Lodge to Its Portfolio

Hideaways

Being in the business of creating life-changing experiences and making dreams come true, Hideaways’ is expanding its portfolio to include locations where the veil between heaven and earth is thin.

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15 June 2021

Good Things Come to those Who Wait: Jenman African Safaris Guided Group Tours 2022

Jenman African Safaris

Africa has revived its cross-continental spirit of adventure, ready and waiting to welcome travellers to its rich and varied landscapes. Rising from the ashes of the global travel pause, Jenman African Safaris is excited to announce our new Guided Group Tours for 2022.

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15 June 2021

Insert #4 Employees – Insert #1

Louis Nel -The-Lawyer

As most companies will tell you, their employees constitute their most important asset. Handling that asset with care has never been more important than now due to the arrival of POPI.

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14 June 2021

Uganda is 'amber' - and the perfect stopover to the UK

Wild Frontiers

Uganda, currently listed as an amber country, may be the solution your clients are looking for when travelling to the UK from SA or a Red List country in Africa.

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10 June 2021

World Female Ranger Day

Brighter Group

WORLD FEMALE RANGER DAY TO LAUNCH WEDNESDAY 23RD JUNE 2021 New and Empowering Global Awareness Day Created by UK Charity How Many Elephants

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10 June 2021

Ethiopian Airlines passenger flight resumption to LHR eff 12th June 2021

Ethiopian Airlines

We are pleased to advise that Ethiopian Airlines shall resume direct passenger flights between Addis Ababa to London Heathrow effective 12th June 2021.

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09 June 2021

Wilderness Safaris Opens Bisate Kwanda Day Lounge - The First of its Kind in Rwanda

Wilderness Safaris

Wilderness Safaris Bisate Lodge at Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda, is enhancing its guest experience by opening the exclusive Bisate Kwanda Day Lounge, to accommodate early arrivals and later departures.

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09 June 2021

Hideaways' Welcomes Two New Properties to their Portfolio

Hideaways

In a conscious and consistent effort to learn from nature, creating and adapting with awareness, Hideaways’ has been spending time laying foundations for growth.

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09 June 2021

Current issue of Travel Africa free to all members

Travel Africa Magazine

The current issue of Travel Africa magazine – a virtual hug of sorts with our readers who are missing Africa – is available free of charge to all ATTA members

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08 June 2021

Olepangi Farm - A Family Affair

Olepangi Farm

If the last year has taught us all one thing, it's that time spent with friends and family is precious and something to celebrate!  Over the last year we have been busying away making some big changes to the farm that means we can now confidently, in true Olepangi style, welcome guests of all ages, to our home from home.

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03 June 2021

The Africa Hub teams up with Coquille Bonheur for an Introduction to Mauritius webinar | 8th June 2pm(UK)

The Africa Hub

Join The Africa Hub as they team up with the destination experts at Coquille Bonheur for an Introduction to Mauritus webinar.

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03 June 2021

Kicheche is delighted to kickstart the new season with a newly modified photography vehicle

Kicheche Camps

We are excited to introduce our newly modified photography vehicle at Kicheche Bush Camp providing photographers an extra lower edge in order to enable them to capture their award winning shots.

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02 June 2021

Wilderness Safaris Welcomes Guests to Zambia's Vast Busanga Plains

Wilderness Safaris

Wilderness Safaris is delighted to welcome guests back to Zambia’s Kafue National Park for the first time since the onset of the global COVID-19 pandemic. Shumba Camp will open in June, and Busanga Bush Camp will follow in August.

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01 June 2021

Olepangi Farm - Introducing our 5 bedroom Exclusive Use House

Olepangi Farm

We are excited to share that we have recently increased our much loved Grande Dame, Olepagni House, from 3 to 5 bedrooms, accommodating larger families and privately guided trips.

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01 June 2021

The Safari Collection’s helicopter takes to the skies

The Safari Collection

After a quiet year, our helicopter pilot is thrilled to have taken to the skies once again in our private helicopter. Stationed between Solio Lodge in Laikipia and Sasaab in Samburu, our heli is ready to transport guests on the most magical adventures to some of Kenya’s wildest destinations.

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