Open Africa "Is a pan-African collaborative movement. The vision is to link the splendours of Africa in a network of job creating conservation-oriented tourism routes from the Cape to Cairo...
"Open Africa is a non-profit organisation under the patronage of Nelson Mandela and headed up by founder and Ashoka Fellow, Noel de Villiers. It was established in 1995 with the aim of optimising the synergies between tourism, job creation and conservation, resulting in the concept of Afrikatourism and the development of the Open Africa Project." 
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