Creating a Sustainable Destination in the Warm Heart of Africa
To improve the economic status of community members
SCM will be providing alternate forms of involvement in the tourism industry such the recycling shop, garbage collection, paper making lessons, jewellery making lessons, pot making lessons, art lessons, drumming lessons, dinner and cooking lessons, homestay options and weaving lessons.
To educate the communities on environmental issues and health
SCM will provide education on various issues based on the environment and health of the community.
We will be educating through theatre groups for the schools and for the community members on a regular basis. We will be working closely with the clinic and Dept. of National Parks and Wildlife or health and environmental issues.
To protect the outstanding universal values of the National Park
SCM will be working towards protection the National park and world heritage site through raising the economic and social standards of the village and through education. We also be providing assistance to MNPW to help in maintaining the OUV and increasing patrols in the OUV.
To have all businesses and private residents actively participate in the community and the protection of the environment.
As we are a very diverse community with different skills and abilities we are hoping that all people living and working in Cape Maclear will offer their specific skills, time and expertise to help benefit the community as a whole.
To Improve the health and social wellbeing of the community
SCM will be working closely with the clinic and other public health organisations to help educate the community on basic health and hygiene such as hand washing, correct disposal of rubbish and basic disease prevention.
To provide an inclusive tourism destination in Cape Maclear
SCM hopes that through the correct application of the above and the involvement of the whole community we can create a tourism destination that is sustainable and will stand in the world as a truly great destination.