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ECOTOURISM OPERATORS IN KENYA RISING ABOVE THE COVID-19 CHALLENGE

This is a series of case studies that demonstrate how Kenyan responsible tourism operators are coping with the effects COVID-19 Tourism operators are grappling with the effects of COVID-19 on travel, jobs, protection of wildlife and safeguarding livelihoods that depend on the industry for survival. While there is no denying the global pandemic is here […]

Weekly Ecotourism Kenya News – 19/5/2020

Nairobi National Park Management Plan 2020 – 2030 The Nairobi National Park (NNP) management plan 2020-2030 is adopted and improved from the NNP management plan for 2005-2010; for ecological integrity, enhance visitor experience, enhance community benefits from wildlife, minimize human-wildlife conflicts and improve wildlife security. The purpose of Nairobi National Park is to protect diverse […]

Weekly Ecotourism Kenya News – 12/5/2020

Invitation by Kenya Tourism Federation to the Travel and Tourism Webinar – Now and Looking ahead The CEO Kenya Tourism Federation, Ms Susan Ongalo will be hosting today’s online conversation on Tourism: Now and looking ahead. One of the discussion topic is, what is the current situation of the tourism industry amidst increase of COVID […]

WE ARE IN THIS TOGETHER: FOCUS ON THE POSITIVE

THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK COULD BE A BLESSING IN DISGUISE FOR YOUR TOURISM BUSINESS As a matter of fact, tourism industry is both the most vulnerable and in some way the least prepared to manage the risks of disease outbreaks. Guess what, after this wind passes, everyone will want to step out and reconnect with nature […]

SEASON GREETINGS FROM ECOTOURISM KENYA

As the holiday season is upon us, we find ourselves reflecting on the past year and we wish to thank you for all the support you have accorded us. It’s been a year of change, learning and taking on new adventures in the sustainability world. We hope that 2019 has been significant to you as well. […]

Travelife and Ecotourism Kenya sign new collaboration

Travelife for Accommodation and Ecotourism Kenya announce collaboration on accommodation sustainability certification Travelife for Accommodation, an international accommodation sustainability certification scheme, and Ecotourism Kenya, a regional sustainability label, have signed an agreement to collaborate on certification for accommodation providers in Kenya. This collaboration will enable Kenyan properties to achieve both the Ecotourism Kenya label and […]

ART VIS-A-VIS ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY

My pieces incorporate unusual materials, like assorted paints, thread, ribbons, tape, tissue paper, beads, and tinsel to redesign waste wine bottles into useful decorative pieces and also flower vases. It is always assumed that for one to practice art as a hobby, they should have discovered it at a tender age. On the contrary, art […]