International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW – www.ifaw.org) has partnered with the government
of Malawi to rescue animals and people from fierce
human-elephant conflict in the Phirilongwe area, just south of Lake Malawi.
“Some elephants have had
their trunks amputated by snares set by local villagers, while others are
suffering from wounds caused by bullets, arrows and nail-embedded planks as well
as poisoning.” said Jason Bell-Leask, IFAW Director Southern
least 10 people and a number of e