Mr.President,would you hear me out?

Dear Mr. President, In constant fear I live. Dreadful of the day the poacher and his gun will find me, I graze. The pain I will feel is unfathomable. Will he ruthlessly kill me as he did my father Satao? Severe Sorrow, I have known the past two decades Your Excellency. Rarely do I enjoy…

International Day of Forests 2016: Forests and Water.

Themed: Forests and Water: Sustain Livelihoods, this year’s International Day of Forests, celebrated at Chemususu dam on the 21st of March 2016 in Baringo county, was aimed at raising  awareness on the important role played by  forests in the  supply of the planet’s  freshwater and sustenance of livelihoods. The event was presided over by the…

Avid about birds? Kenya Bird Map needs you.

Are you an avid bird watcher,or  a citizen interested  in conserving Kenya’s diverse bird-life? Does the idea of a get-away weekend in green space elate you? Do you find bird chirpings relaxing? Do you enjoy being outside and exploring new places? If yes, then  Kenya Bird Map project is specifically coined for you. Kenya Bird…

How familiar are you with the Kenyan Environmental Laws?

  “You cannot protect the environment unless you empower people,you inform them,and you help them understand that these resources are their own,that they must protect them.” The late Nobel Laureate Prof.Wangari Maathai. Proper management of the environment is an essential part to achieving sustainability.Environmental regulations are imperative if sustainable development has to be achieved.Kenya’s legal…

My heart still aches,Grandma!

It’s been 3 years since you assented God’s call to be one of His angels.No amount of of words can depict the woe my heart felt that day.My mighty oak,how you fell so easy still baffles me.Was the pain too much “Kukhu”(grandma) or was it time to go? I miss you so much grandma. You…

National Leaders Conference Press Release by KWCA

Press Release 6th December 2015 Government urged to fund wildlife conservancies to stem wildlife loss Friday 3rd December 2015: Wildlife loss has recently become a crisis in Kenya, cases of wildlife crime and illegal tracking of trophy have been on the rise during the last three years. But help has come from an unlikely source; communities and…

Why Kenya should embrace the drone technology.

Unmanned Aircraft Vehicles (UAVs) commonly known as drones are used as mapping platforms, and are aircrafts with no pilot on board . They can be remote controlled aircrafts (e.g. flown by a pilot at a ground control station) or can fly autonomously based on pre-programmed flight plans or more complex dynamic automation systems. These platforms…

Agribusiness;the backbone of the Kenyan economy.

Nobody likes the feeling of having empty pockets every day.Lack of money or being broke as some call it can be traumatising. The disappointment one gets when the phone buzzes only to check and find a “Please Call Me” text message instead of an  M-pesa one. The feeling of hopelessness and desperation that comes every…

Five things no one will tell you about when joining A Rocha Kenya

It has been an exciting,eye opening and educative journey  with A Rocha Kenya; a christian conservation organization that is part of the  larger International Network of A Rocha organizations in 19 countries around the world. With offices in Nairobi and Watamu, A Rocha Kenya aims to conserve and restore threatened habitats and biodiversity through research, environmental action,…