African Conservation Centre (ACC) is a not-for-profit Non-Governmental Organization dedicated to the development of African conservation excellence. ACC places emphasis on a three tier approach of integrating knowledge, environment and livelihoods in resolving principal problems facing biodiversity conservation in East Africa. A primary aim is to bring together the people and skills needed to build East Africa’s capacity to conserve Wildlife. ACC achieves its mission through programs that conserve ecosystems and maintain continuous and open landscapes and those that improve the incomes and livelihoods of local communities through the sustainable utilization of wildlife and natural resources. ACC also seeks to establish strong community-based institutional structures that address common and salient conservation and livelihood challenges.