Entries by Laikipia Wildlife Forum

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WildClass

  WildClass is an initiative of the Laikipia Forum and the Laikipia Association of Conservation Educators (LACE). A consortium of conservation educators in the Laikipia Landscape wants Kenyans to know of the great resources we have here for both on-line/virtual and field trip conservation education. Our LACE members include the Mpala Research Center/MpalaLive! The Mount […]

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COVID 19 : Nature, Conservation and the Pandemic – Guest opinion

Even amid the Covid-19 pandemic, wildlife roam free in their protected grounds, and in our imaginations. We can picture an elephant herd at a water hole, lion cubs tussling in tall grass. A nature-loving global public cherish such scenes, and in 2018 wildlife tourism directly contributed US$ 120.1 billion to helping grow the economies of many nations. […]

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A Big Boost for Ngusishi WRUA

Ngusishi WRUA has continuously demonstrated the viability of the WRUA concept. The good relationship between the community, stakeholders and the government has enabled the WRUA get help for water development projects. In February 2020, with the assistance of the Mount Kenya Ewaso Water Partnership (MKEWP), Ngusishi WRUA was introduced to a funding competition sponsored by […]

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Ol Pejeta Conservancy Calls For Creativity to Support Conservation : Art of Survival Competition

If you are between the ages of 5 and 18, an aspiring artist and looking for a project to sink your teeth into as well as do good for conservation in this time of international crisis; then this is for you! Ol Pejeta Conservancy has rolled out a children’s competition dubbed The Art of Survival that is currently ongoing […]

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The Financial Future of Water Resource User Associations : The WRUA SERVICE AGREEMENT IS THE WAY TO GO!

On the 6th March 2020, MKEWP held a stakeholders’ meeting in Nairobi to get their unified endorsement of a tool that the Partnership has been developing and promoting for the last two years – the WRUA Service Agreement. The meeting was attended by key stakeholders in the water sector with over 30 representatives from different […]