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Weak Laws and Capitalist Economy Deplete Kenya's Natural Wealth
Environment  (tags: world, ecosystems, destruction, environment, farming, Kenya )

- 116 days ago -
Market forces have overlooked the importance of sustainable management of natural resources. Due to the current craze to develop real estate, wetlands in areas in Nairobi County, parts of Kiambu County and indeed in many other parts of the country have be
Stop Environmentally Devastating Salt Mines in Kenya - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Kenya, salt mines, devastation, environment, cashew trees )

- 214 days ago -
While the salt processing industry in Kenya is thriving, the environment is being degraded and the economy depleted. To sell wood fuel to miners, poverty-stricken residents are cutting down old cashew nut and mango trees for menial amounts of money.
Liveacre Up in a Tree.
Environment  (tags: environment, trees, Africa, Kenya )

- 1020 days ago -
Liveacre is a t-shirt company that plants trees in Kenya. Pretty simple idea with a whole lot of creativity and inspiration thrown into the mix.
Kenyan Heroine Wangari Maathai Dies in Hospital
Environment  (tags: death, human rights, ecology, feminism, forests, traditional people, global warming, Kenya )

- 1060 days ago -
BREAKING NEWS NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 26 - 2004 Nobel Peace prize winner and environmentalist Wangari Maathai has died while undergoing treatment at the Nairobi Hospital. Prof Maathai succumbed to ovarian cancer at 11pm on Sunday night
ACTION ALERT: Save Mount Kenya Forest From Extinction! - PLEASE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: kenya, wilderness, forests, protection, destruction, legalisation, ecosystems )

- 1197 days ago -
We can't let that happen. We need to stop these massive destruction of mount kenya forest! A huge petition will force the government to rethink and HELP.
Kenya's High Court Restores Amboseli to National Park Status
Environment  (tags: high court, kenya, amboseli, national park, protection, conservation, wildlife, elephants, environment )

- 1373 days ago -
The High Court of Kenya has reversed an order by President Mwai Kibaki to downgrade the Amboseli National Park to a game reserve. The High Court found the President's move to "de-gazette" Amboseli was illegal. Serah Munguti, the advocacy manager of
Kenya Sees Worst Drought in 25 Years
Environment  (tags: environment, drought, Kenya, animals, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1794 days ago -
Local communities and wildlife all across Northern Kenya are suffering from what is considered to be the worst drought in 25 years
Drought, Death Grips Kenyan Heartland
Environment  (tags: Kenya, drought, death, World Food Program (WFP), Kenyan government, climate change, failedcrops, UN, massive shortfalls, emergency programs, economic crisis )

- 1812 days ago -
MOUNT KENYA, Kenya (CNN) -- For as long as anyone cares to remember, the pastoralists of Kenya's Rift Valley have fled with their herds to the fertile slopes of Mount Kenya when times are tough. Hundreds of dead cattle litter the slopes> Continued
Pedal Power for Kenya's Mobiles
Environment  (tags: Kenya, electricity, energy, mobile phones, smart charge, engineering, invention )

- 1853 days ago -
Two Kenyan students are hoping to market a device that allows bicycle riders to charge their mobile phones.
Irresponsible Tourism and Lodge Building Threatening Some of Kenya's Finest Parks
Environment  (tags: Kenya, parks, tourism, lodge building, destruction, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

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- 1984 days ago -
Unwittingly, safari package tourists may soon be aiding the destruction of a pristine wilderness in northern Kenya by staying in poorly planned lodges currently being built in delicate riverine habitat. Many of the tourists are likely to be British.
Virgin Vows to Help Elephants in Kenya
Environment  (tags: elephants, wildlife, protection, kenya )

- 2635 days ago -
British entrepreneur Richard Branson landed in Kenya on Saturday on Virgin Airlines' maiden flight to the east African country and vowed to help protect some 2,000 elephants threatened by encroachment.

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