Monthly Archives: April 2008

National tree planting season to be launched tomorrow

Tomorrow, 30th May 2008 the new Minister of Forestry and Wildlife, Hon. Noah Wekesa will launch the 2008 national tree planting season at a ceremony to be held at Gathiuru Forest Station. The event is used to encourage Kenyans to plant trees throughout the country. It coincides with the long rains. In connection to this, […]

KFS and communities can learn from Duru Haitemba

A community member explains how CBFM is carried out As part of a Natural Resources Management and Governance course I am attending in Tanzania, I have been fortunate to visit the Babati area to see how communities are managing forest resources. Unlike in Kenya where Participatory Forest Management (PFM) is just being formalized under the […]