Director, Cottar Safaris Services

Calvin Cottar was born and brought up in Kenya, with experience in tourism and safari hunting, and in wildlife management. Calvin was an advisor to the KWS in the mid 1990's on the devolution of wildlife rights to landowners and their district wildlife forums, on 'user rights' of wildlife, and on 'problem animal control' methodology and training. Calvin currently operates a safari outfitting company in Nairobi,  a premium safari camp on a community owned ranch adjacent to the Maasai Mara National Reserve, and a 'conservation trust' that secures land for wildlife and benefits for communities.

Calvin COTTAR is speaking at the following session