The Tusk Awards Ceremony took place on 30th November 2016 at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, UK.
John was presented with the Prince William Award for Conservation, which was in recognition of his life’s work and his holistic approach to conservation with community.They showed a short film which explained John’s work and why he had been specially chosen by Prince William to receive this prestigious award.
Link to the film on You Tube:
“Winner of the Prince William Award for Conservation in Africa 2016, John Kahekwa”
THE PRINCE WILLIAM AWARD FOR CONSERVATION IN AFRICA
This is a lifetime achievement award, recognising an outstanding dedication and exceptional contribution to conservation in Africa.This prestigious award is sponsored by Investec Asset Management.A magnificent trophy specially designed by Tiffany is presented to the winner. John was presented with his award by Prince William.
Prince William congratulating all the prize winners.