In the conversation, Ami shares some of the stories and interactions she has experienced over the years and how those moments have informed her conviction that we are all fundamentally interconnected — with each other and with nature. She also shares her evolution in focus, from areas of conflict to communities of cooperation, and some of the consistent threads she has seen in this coverage.
CNN story on the elephant sanctuary in Northern Kenya
Read Ami’s report on the Reteti Elephant Sanctuary in Northern Kenya
Watch Ami’s short documentary, Shaba
Explore the Vital Impacts Winter Collection
National Geographic special on Women of Impact
National Geographic story on former foes uniting to save giraffes
Ami’s story in National Geographic on covering the last northern white rhino