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GVDA 06 /2 KENIA Location: Kiambu County Region: Naivasha ENVIRONMEN 03/06/2018 23/06/2018

Kijabe Environment Volunteers

BACKGROUND

Forestconservationisahottopicinmanytropicalcountriesaroundtheworld.Theneedforretainingasmuchof these forests as possible for human wellbeing, is relentlessly countered by the overwhelming need to destroy them either for subsistence or commercial purposes. It is increasingly clear that conservation heavily hinges upon local communities’ wholehearted support. Besides describing conservation issues facing Kereita forest (an Important Bird Area and part of the renowned Aberdare Range), its biodiversity and ongoing conservation activities,thiswebsiteattemptstodetailhowtheKijabeEnvironmentVolunteers(KENVO)grewintotherobust conservation unit it is today.

MAIN WORK ACITIVITIES

This includes activities such as: