"I joined the LTA due to their great work in connecting establishments with Kenya Tourism Board for the Magical Kenya Signature Experiences and their assistance with the Covid compliance for the Tourism Regulatory Authority.
“The Water and Environmental conversation must start by us accepting that we must play a role in ensuring that our environment is protected. Without ownership and working in partnerships, every effort that we make towards environmental conservation and protection will remain futile.”
Championing Water Storage in the Face of Climate Change
So far, a total of 13 farmers have benefitted from the savings and loan program. Member farmers are from Laikipia West, Laikipia North, Laikipia East, Meru and Nyeri, and this only goes to show the increasing reach of the Sacco.
The census, covering the Country’s 58 national parks and reserves, private and community conservancies, is due to be completed by the end of July. It will cost 250m Kenyan shillings (£1.6m) and includes a count of terrestrial and marine mammals, key birds such as ostriches and Kori bustards, and endangered primates.
ILMAMUSI Mukogodo Rangers Go Digital and Get Connected
Rangers from ILMAMUSI Mukogodo Forest Association have acquired new digital radios, solar chargers and repeater station with the assistance of the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy. The equipment, purchased with funding from the BIOPAMA Project provides for a quick and easy connection to the regional radio and security network used by Lewa, Il Ngwesi, Lekurruki, and Borana Conservancies.
ATCNews : Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome is the publisher of ATCNews, Eastern Africa’s leading aviation, tourism and conservation news blog of its kind. Wolfgang has over 45 years of experience in the tourism, aviation and conservation fields in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, covering all aspects of safari operations, hotel operations and air operations. Since 1992 he resides in Uganda, previously living for 17 years in Kenya.