PARTNERS AND SPONSORS

The Western Derby eland conservation programme is carried out in cooperation and with kindly support of many partners, sponsors and volunteers.

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MANY THANKS BELONG TO:

All volunteers, who were actively involved:

  • Tereza Beckeová, Iva Bernáthová, Romana Březovská, Martina Čelakovská, Lucka Čižmářová, Michal Dyml, Petr Fedorov, Viki Fedorova, Michal Folprecht, Kateřina Gašparová, Ondřej Halda, Martina Hamříková, Veronika Heglasová, Zuzana Holubová, Tomáš Hovorka, Kateřina Hozdecká, Martina Karlíková, František Kopřiva, Marta Kristenová, Michaela Levá, Marie Madziová, Lenka Malyjurková, Jan Miřejovský, Viktor Neštický, Jan Roubal, Hanka Roubíčková, Kristýna Růžičková, Míša Stejskalová, Petr a Petrnorka Stejskalovi, Markéta Swiacká, Hanka Káčerikvá (Šimánková), Eliška and Václav Žáčkovi and others.


Our special thanks belong to:

  • Lenka Pokorná, chargé d'affaires at the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Senegal between 2014 and 2017
  • Štěpán Pokorný
  • Miroslav Zámečník
  • Jana Hladíková and Petr Stejskal
  • Míša Filipová
  • Tom Jůnek (www.tomjunek.com) and Michal Varga
  • Jiří Váhala and Roman Vodička
  • Marie Geierová, Lucie Foltýnová, Olivier Detrez, Dalila Graffová
  • Grappes s.r.o.

The NGO is supported by:

  • the rector of CULS Prague prof. Ing. Jiří Balík, CSc.
  • the quaestor of CULS Prague Ing. Jana Vohralíková
  • the dean of the Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences Ing. Jan Banout, Ph.D.

For cooperation in Senegal we thank:

  • The success of Western Derby eland population management would not be possible without whole year work of the Society for the Protection of Environment and Fauna in Senegal (SPEFS), represented by Lucien Haddad, Jacques Rezk andGeorges Rezk; the managers of Bandia and Fathala reserves, namely Souhel Fourzoli, Willem Burger, Arnold Neethling, Christophe Dering and Christoff Marais; and the staff of Bandia and Fathala reserves.

  • We thank our Senegalese partners at the Ministry of the Environment and Sustainable Development namely the former minister Abdoulaye Baldé and the minister Mame Thierno Dieng; theDirectorate of National Parks of Senegal, namely Souleye Ndiaye, Mallé Gueye, Mamadou Daha Kane, all the guides and rangers in the Niokolo Koba National Park and Delta du Saloum National Park. 

  • We are also grateful for important scientific collaboration with Senegalese specialists from the Cheikh Anta Diop University in Dakar (UCAD), namely the rector of UCAD Ibrahima Thioub. 

  • We must not forget the concern of the deputies from Réseau des Parlementaires pour la Protection de l'Environnement au Sénégal.  

  • Ing. Miloslav Machálek, chargé d'affaires at the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Senegal


For help with creation of the Memorandum of understanding between the ministries of environment of the Czech Republic and Senegal we thank:

  • Ing. Michal Pastvinský, Ing. Vladimír Dolejský, Ph.D., Ing. Jiří Mach, Mgr. Veronika Vilímková, Ing. Blanka Benešová, Ing. Petra Ptáčková and others.


For long therm cooperation we thank:

  • Markéta Antonínová, Pavel Brandl, Eva Coufalová, Alena Divišová, Tomáš Hovorka, Pavel Hulva, Jakub Jaroš, Zdeňka Kostik-Šubrová, Radim Kotrba, Ivan Hájek, Peter Lupták, Ondřej Máca, Jana Mazancová, Zuzana Mihálovová, Jakub Michalko, Josef Pírek, Lenka Poliaková, Jana Rácová, Jan Robovský, Jan Svitálek, Vladimír Verner, Vlasta Vlková, Jan Volf, František Zouhar, studenti gymnázia Karlín a paní učitelky Jana Jeřábková and Petra Leibl.


For international support and cooperation, our thanks belongs to:

  • David Mallon - Co-Chair Antelope Specialist group IUCN SSC
  • Edward Richard William Stanley, 19. Lord z Derby - Knowsley Estate, Prescot
  • Jakob Bro-Jorgensen - Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool
  • Jens-Ove Heckel - Antelope Taxon Advisory Group, EAZA
  • Mark Stanley Price - IUCN SSC Species Conservation Planning Sub-committee
  • Rob Ogden - TRACE Wildlife Forensics Network

For cooperation and support of the Antelope, Giraffe, Hippo 2017 conference:

  • IUCN Species Survival Commission, Giraffe and Okapi Specialist Group and Antelope Specialist Group
  • Al Bustan Zoological Centre
  • Breeding Centre for Endangered Arabian Wildlife - Sharjah, Dvůr Králové Zoo, Knowsley Safari Park, Liberec Zoo, Marwell Wildlife, Ostrava Zoo, Plzen Zoo, Prague Zoo
  • Association Beauval Nature, Dietex International Limited (Mazuri Zoo Foods), JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS CZ s.r.o., VECTRONIC Aerospace GmbH, VVS Verměřovice s.r.o
  • Giraffe Conservation Foundation
  • all volunteers and collaborators

We thank all partners, sponsors, volunteers and also those who purchased our products and contributed to the conservation of WDE.