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MEDIA | August 2020

Introducing our new App!

                                                 Bonjour! We have been working on an exciting project. One of my many dreams ...

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CONSERVATION | April 2020

A postcard from... the elephants

Hello! ... from the elephants at Chem Chem We haven't seen any new faces in a while - we hope to see you again soon. It has been very quiet and we miss posing for selfies with safari-goers, walking side-by-side, and watching them gaze at us wide-eyed and o...

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COMMUNITY | March 2020

It's in the rainy season that we regenerate

As the rains begin to fall, our love for the Chem Chem concession, and the peaceful pace of its wildlife, continues to grow. During these difficult times as a global community, we remain committed to our region, its people and its wildlife. Thanks to...

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CHEM CHEM LODGE | February 2020

Embrace these safari offers this year...

The Tanzanian bush is a place of dreaming, and we have two new offers to make those dreams come true ... Enquire with your favourite travel agent, or speak to us about a booking. New special offers in 2020 HONEYMOONE...

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CONSERVATION | December 2019

Where do your Conservation & Community Fees go?

WHERE DO YOUR COMMUNITY & CONSERVATION FEES GO?   As we approach the festive season and dream of escaping the hustle and bustle of daily life, we wanted to thank you for your ongoing support. Because you choose to come on ethical safaris at Chem C...

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CONSERVATION | February 2019

Our reason for being...

Chem Chem is a love story beginning with open spaces, big skies and a shared dream... It is a love affair with Africa, born of freedom, wild beauty and passion. Fabia and Nicolas envisioned a conservation haven where all - the wildlife, the people and the ...

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CONSERVATION | November 2018

A postcard from Riccardo...

Jambo! The last few months have been filled with rewarding moments and elephantine progress with our community and conservation projects. Fostering passion for long term conservation is at our core at Chem Chem. Through the Chem Chem Association, we are t...

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CONSERVATION | February 2018

Making waves in the bush...

The calling of the Chem Chem Association is founded on the deep love and respect Fabia and Nicolas harbour for the tremendously fragile ecosystem in Tanzania. It is this passion that they share with their guests, donors, community, family and frien...

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CHEM CHEM LODGE | September 2017

An elephant never forgets

Finally, a piece of good news in conservation and wildlife protection. For the first time in 30 years, a breeding herd of elephants was spotted at Chem Chem Lodge! An ancient Tanzanian migration corridor was declared extinct. But, 10 years ago Fabia and Ni...

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CONSERVATION | May 2017

Lion Conservation Project

Conflict between lions and the community have resulted in both lions and livestock being killed. The Chem Chem Foundation is actively involved in educating villagers about the project, training “lion scouts” and a co-ordinator to alert people about lion...

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COMMUNITY | September 2016

How to get involved

Simply by staying at Chem Chem Lodge or Little Chem Chem you can make a difference. Nightly tourism levies go directly to local communities. And each paid job feeds between 10 and 12 people back home. There are numerous way...

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CONSERVATION | September 2016

Protecting an ancient migration route

  The vision of Nicolas and Fabia to open ancient migratory routes has been realised. Their perseverance, the community’s commitment and the donations of guests have allowed for the creation of watering points along the wilder...

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CONSERVATION | August 2016

Investing in their future

Elephants need a lot of space and the Tarangire National Park sometimes struggles with the number of “resident” elephants. To ease this burden Chem Chem has entered into Wildlife Management Area (WMA) concession leases with the local communities and the...

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CONSERVATION | August 2016

Protecting the Big Tuskers of Tanzania

Chem Chem Foundation manages one of the last sanctuaries for big elephant tuskers in Africa. Elephant IDs help in the monitoring of the movement of these old bulls in the greater Tarangire eco-system, an area renowned for its elephant population. Valuab...

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CONSERVATION | August 2016

Anti-poaching units

Poachers are decimating the wildlife of Africa and Tanzania has not escaped the scourge. As human populations encroach on wilderness areas the animals are increasingly under threat. The Chem Chem Foundation is actively involved in anti-poaching...

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