Conservancies

We work with

26 communities

who

manage an area

greater than

25,000 kms2


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News

Aug 21 2014

Peace in a Drought – How Communities in Northern Kenya are Re-Writing History

For the communities of northern Kenya, drought has almost always meant violence, as ethnic conflicts arise out of competition for grazing. But something is different this year. As drought tightens its grip on northern Kenya, ethnic groups who were once sworn enemies are coming together to help each other through.

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Aug 18 2014

Westgate Welcomes Danish Minister

Last week the Danish Minister of Trade and Development Cooperation, Mogens Jensen, visited Westgate Conservancy, and praised the communities peace and conservation initiatives.

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Aug 11 2014

Poaching in Community Conservancies at its Lowest in 3 years

During the first half of 2014, there was a 28% reduction in the number of poached elephants in NRT conservancies. This is compared to the same time in 2012, when 81% of all elephant carcasses found by conservancy rangers were confirmed poached. This is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the communities who live alongside these gentle giants.

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