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Grassroots Communities’ conservation practices in Kenya receive award on World Environment Day

Grassroots Communities’ conservation practices in Kenya receive award on World Environment Day

5 June, Nairobi: On this World Environment Day 2016, the Global Forest Coalition [1] and the Indigenous Environment Network [2] presented an award to indigenous women’s groups and local schools in Narok County, Kenya for their outstanding contribution towards biodiversity conservation and climate change adaptation. Narok County is home to the Maasai Mara National Park, known as the main income generating National Park in the country, and home to the Great Wildebeest Migration considered one of the “Seven New Wonders …

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Fostering Community Conservation Conference Report

Sunday November 15th, 2015

Fostering Community Conservation Conference Report

The Community Conservation Resilience Initiative (CCRI) aims to provide community-determined, bottom-up policy advice on effective and appropriate forms of support for community-driven conservation and restoration initiatives, including indigenous peoples’ and…

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