Lee R Berger Foundation for Exploration Trust

Principle Objectives


The principal objectives of the Trust are and will be carried out solely for the benefit of the Beneficiaries. The activities will be carried out in a non-profit manner with an altruistic and philanthropic intent. None of the activities of the Trust are intended to directly or indirectly promote economic self-interest of any of the Trustees or members of the Trust.

Conserve and preserve heritage sites and heritage objects in the interests of science and the public; and educate the public about the importance of our human and natural heritage and the study and conservation thereof.

Conduct and encourage exploration in Africa related to human and natural heritage, stimulate discoveries related to human and natural heritage and conduct and support scientific endeavours related to these discoveries, particularly in the fields of palaeoanthropology, palaeontology and archaeology.