SSC Groups

Afrotheria

IUCN SSC Afrotheria Specialist Group

IUCN Afrotheria Specialist Group (including aardvarks, hyrax, golden-moles, tenrecs and elephant-shrews or sengis) Chair: Andrew Taylor
IUCN SSC Red List Authority Coordinator: Under discussion

The IUCN SSC Afrotheria Specialist Group (ASG) facilitates the conservation of hyraxes, Aardvarks, elephant-shrews or sengis, golden moles, tenrecs and their habitats by:

  1. providing sound scientific advice and guidance to conservationists, governments, and other interested groups;
  2. raising public awareness; and
  3. developing research and conservation programmes.
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