Mission Statement & Introduction Sustainability

Mission Statement & Introduction Sustainability for Nhongo Safaris

NHONGO SAFARIS (PTY) LTD commitment to sustainability is based on international guidelines and ensures that our businesses activities and services do not negatively impact the environment and the interests of our communities therein. We actively commit to a range of philanthropic activities that ensure the well-being of our natural and cultural resources.

 

This policy and guide have been designed to inspire and help lead us through different sustainability objectives within our operations and routines.

 

NHONGO SAFARIS (PTY) Ltd is committed to protecting our environment, uplifting our people and promoting best practices, as well as working closely with suppliers and partners who share these ideals.

 

Corporate Responsibility: 

 

Realising that its continued success lies with the ability to play a leading role in the development of the travel and tourism industry and to support important industry initiatives.

 

Nature Conservation: 

 

Believing that by protecting Africa’s natural heritage, it will assist in sustaining destinations that will become increasingly attractive to foreign visitors whose needs will further stimulate job creation and local economies.

 

Corporate Social Investment:

 

Including socio-economic development contributions as defined by the BEE Codes of Good Practice, aimed at positively impacting society. 

 

Community Development:

 

Particularly in the field of job creation that rural community members, particularly women, may share in the success and growth of NHONGO SAFARIS (PTY) LTD.

 

Skills Development:

 

Especially in the area of travel and tourism education, with a focus on developing skills at a grassroot level in an industry where quality consultants are becoming increasingly scarce.

 

Staff Engagement, Training & Communication: 

 

Key staff are engaged with the development and implementation of the sustainability management system and receive periodic guidance and training regarding their roles and responsibilities in its delivery. 
 

We continuously improve on creating awareness and developing a company culture of sustainability, to inspire behavioural change in recognition of our responsibilities 
 

Customer Experience: 

 

Customer satisfaction, including aspects of sustainability, is monitored and corrective action taken.

 

Exploitation and Harassment: 

 

NHONGO SAFARIS (PTY) Ltd has implemented a policy against commercial, sexual or any other form of exploitation or harassment, particularly of children, adolescents, women, minorities and other vulnerable groups.

 

Local Entrepreneurship: 

 

NHONGO SAFARIS (PTY) Ltd supports local entrepreneurs in the development and sale of sustainable products and services that are based on the area’s nature, history and culture.

 

Conserving Biodiversity, Ecosystems and Landscapes:

 

NHONGO SAFARIS (PTY) Ltd support partners and operators who comply with sustainable animal welfare practices and follow ethical recognized wildlife conservation regulations and stands, which do not put any guest or animal at risk.

Accessibility Statement

Accessibility Statement for Nhongo Safaris

 

Nhongo Safaris is committed to making every effort to ensure its communications are accessible to those with special needs, including those with visual, hearing, cognitive and motor impairments.

 

Nhongo Safaris takes the following measures to ensure accessibility:

 

Include accessibility as part of our mission statement.

Assign clear accessibility goals & responsibility.

 

Conformance status:

 

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. Nhongo Safaris is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

 

Links:

 

Many links have title attributes which describe the link in greater detail, and in the majority of cases the text of the link already fully describes the target. Wherever possible, links are written to make sense out of context.

 

PDF's:

 

PDF documents appear throughout the site. These include Itineraries, Booking Forms & Downloadable content.

 

Images:

 

Images on the site include descriptive ALT attributes.

 

Feedback:

 

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Nhongo Safaris site. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers:

 

Phone: +27 60 379 5216

E-mail: keri@nhongosafaris.com

Postal Address: PO Box 42, Skukuza, Kruger National Park, 1350

We try to respond to feedback within 2 Business Days.

 

Limitations:

 

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of Nhongo Safaris, there may be some limitations. Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.

 

Known limitations for Nhongo Safaris:

 

Video without text: Uploaded videos may not have text because videos are mainly of animals in the Kruger National Park.

 

Assessment Approach:

 

Nhongo Safaris assessed the accessibility of this site by the following approaches:

 

Self-evaluation

 

Date:

 

This statement was created on 15 September 2021 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.

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