"Think Big, Start Small, Act Now." That is the sign hanging over General Jooste's desk in his office in SANParks. Watching a rhino take its final breaths, after having it's back broken and it's horn hacked off by poachers, prompted Jooste to begin his current position overseeing anti-poaching efforts in Kruger National Park.
The bloody struggle, demands and frustration he, and everyone on the ground must bear witness to daily is unimaginable. Yet he stands firm. He continues to do what he can, fulfilling his duties in the war against poaching. So what can we do? Most of us aren't decorated military generals, or park rangers. But paying heed to his motto, we can all do something.
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