Water Crisis: MKEWP Meets to deliberate on Government’s Directive On Water Intake Permits

The Mount Kenya Ewaso Water Partnership Executive Committee called for an urgent meeting to address the water crisis in the upper basin The crisis, a result of a GOK directive to revoke all water intake permits, is the subject of great debate in the basin.  Following the directive, all abstractions from Mt. Kenya Rivers have…

Lessons from Farmers Field Day in Laikipia and Meru Counties

With the Kenyan weathermen predicting reduced rainfall in coming months, MKEWP joined farmers at field events held in Laikipia and Meru Counties. The Partnership joined with partners at Ol Pejeta Conservancy and Kisima Farm. Mutara Farmers Trip The Water Resource User Associations (WRUAs) from Mutara and Suguroi in Laikipia County rely on irrigation for farming…