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The Impact Of The Great Elephant Project On Human-Elephant Conflict In Sri Lanka

Human-Elephant Conflict is the leading reason for the decline in the population of Asian elephants in Sri Lanka, and also has devastating effects on local communities. Check out how The Great Elephant Project works to help alleviate this issue with a mission of saving elephants by helping people!


Introducing...The Adorable Animals At Our Newest Project - Laos Wildlife Sanctuary!

Introducing...The Adorable Animals At Our Newest Project - Laos Wildlife Sanctuary!

With the launch of our brand-new project this week, we thought we would introduce just a few of the incredible species that were once rescued as a result of the illegal wildlife trade! Take a look to find out more about volunteering in Laos and to meet their charming residents!

Meet The Poachers Turned Staff At The Great Elephant Project

Meet The Poachers Turned Staff At The Great Elephant Project

The ethos of The Great Elephant Project is to save elephants by helping humans. As such, we would like to introduce you to the reformed poachers who are now permanent staff members at The Great Elephant Project! Without further ado, meet Mama, Veejay and Syria!

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Check out how Filipa found her experience of volunteering on The Great Elephant Project! From wild elephants to lifelong friends, see it all here. 

Have you ever seen elephants in the wild? Check out what an evening located in tree huts along an elephant corridor looks like on The Great Elephant Project on the lookout for these giants!

See how you can aid the conservation of the stunning Asian elephant in the wild Sri Lankan jungle when you volunteer on The Great Elephant Project!


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