'I realised the animal I loved was in trouble so I made a lifetime commitment to protect them.' Tomas Diagne has won the @tusk_org award for Conservation in Africa presented by Prince William for his commitment to protecting turtles. More stories here:
Warm congratulations to Benson Kanyembo, winner of the Tusk Wildlife Ranger Award, Tomas Diagne, winner of the Tusk Award for Conservation in Africa and Dr. Carlos Manuel Lopes Perreira, winner of the Tusk Lifetime Achievement Award.
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