We are the Bush Defenders !

Protecting Africa's wildlife and park rangers

Wildlife Angel is a French-Burkinabé Non Profit Organization specialised in organizing natural and wildlife parks protection, especially in Africa.

Founded in 2015 by Sergio Lopez, a former french special force soldier, expert in personal protection and tourist guide in Africa for many years, Wildlife Angel is dedicated to protect both wildlife and park rangers facing increasing threats.

Protect wildlife

This is the first objective of our actions. We implement operational solutions to ensure the sustainability of the fauna and save Africa's endangered species.

Protect the rangers

Animal protection requires defending people who are charged daily to care for wildlife. We train the Rangers  to make them more effective against the many threats.

Fight against threats

Our mission is to understand the criminal mechanics that develops poaching and to participate with the various authorities in her disappearance.

Ongoing Operations

    Rhino protection


    Building a Team

Latest Posts

1,000 rangers killed in 10 years worldwide

More than one thousand park rangers lost their lives while on duty during the last decade. Working in harsh conditions and poorly armed, their struggle is yet decisive for the future of us all. Following the death of SAKANDE Salifou the 12th of January 2019 while patrolling in the W National Park of Burkina Faso, […]


What Model for Wildlife Conservation in Africa: private reserve, conservancy, national park?

Wildlife conservation through the creation of national parks and reserves is a necessity to protect natural habitats from human activities. In 1872, Yellowstone was the first national park, many others followed since. Nowadays, several management models exist for conservation in Africa with heterogenic results. Numerous threats pressure natural habitats: poachers, conflicts with farmers and economic […]