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ECOTOURISM KENYA WISHES YOU A HAPPY EASTER

         Ecotourism Kenya would like to thank you for your continued support.                   We wish you and your families a Happy Easter. Kindly note our offices will be closed on the 30th March 2018 and will open on the 3rd April 2018. Enjoy the […]

ECOTOURISM KENYA CELEBRATES EARTH HOUR 2018

On March 24th Ecotourism Kenya joined Crowne Plaza, Photographers Association of Kenya, Upperhill District Association, Keroche Breweries to mark the earth hour, by switching off  all non-essential lights  for an hour, to shine a light on conservation action under the hush tag #CONNECT2EARTH. The event was held at Crowne Plaza Nairobi in partnership with:World Wide […]

KENYA PLANS MEGA PROMOTION FOR THE FIRST WEEK OF OCTOBER

Tuesday, 27th March 2018 In six months’ time, Kenya will show itself off to the world with an unprecedented week of tourism promotion, knowns as the Kenya Tourism Festival (KTF) 2018. This is in line with our strategic objective of enhancing visitor experience, as well as increasing their stay in the country. The current traveler […]

ECOTOURISM KENYA INVITES YOU TO PARTICIPATE IN EARTH HOUR 2018

Earth hour is a global movement that officially began in Sydney, Australia in 2007. The event encourages businesses, communities and individuals to turn off all non-essential lights for one hour, usually 8:30-9:30 pm, local time. The timings are not fixed and can be changed according to the culture of an individual nation. Earth Hour is […]

THE LAST MALE NORTHERN WHITE RHINO DIES

NANYUKI, KENYA, Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 – It is with great sadness that Ol Pejeta Conservancy and the Dvůr Králové Zoo announce that Sudan, the world’s last male northern white rhino, age 45, died at Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya on March 19th, 2018 (yesterday). Sudan was being treated for age-related complications that led to […]

THE REMARKABLE POWER OF COMMUNITY BASED TOURISM

  On the last week of February, ten CBTOs gathered at Twala Tenebo Cultural Village, in Laikipia County, for a Learning and Networking Exchange Workshop. These ten CBTOs are part of the trained MSMEs of Switch Africa Green Programme implemented by three partner organizations. The CBTOs have been in a process of business training and […]

ECOTOURISM KENYA PARTICIPATES IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE NAROK COUNTY INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2018-2022

On 2nd March 2018, Ecotourism Kenya was represented at the stakeholder meeting on development of Narok County Integrated Development Plan 2018-2022. This process entails engaging various stakeholders from different sectors e.g. Trade, Education, Health, Environment, Tourism, Agriculture, Finance, etc. whereby the County seeks input towards the County’s next five years’ development strategy. The County Governments […]