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Prince Harry has been working with African Parks since 2016 Prince Harry has been working with African Parks since 2016

Prince Harry Appointed President of African Parks

H.R.H. Prince Henry of Wales, Prince Harry, has been appointed president of conservation non-governmental organization (NGO) African Parks.

Founded in 2000, African Parks manages national parks and protected areas on behalf of governments, and in collaboration with local communities across Africa. With 13 parks under its management, African Parks oversees the largest area under conservation for any one NGO on the African continent.

Having visited southern Africa many times, Prince Harry has taken a deep personal interest in frontline conservation projects that work to protect Africa's natural heritage and support both wildlife and local communities. In his role as president, Prince Harry will help advance the NGO's mission in protecting Africa's national parks and advance wildlife conservation in Africa and around the world.