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Call for Submissions for the 2024 Ecowarrior Awards!

Do you believe in sustainable tourism practices that positively impact our planet? Then get ready to engage with the Ecowarrior Awards 2024! The Ecowarrior Awards, an initiative by Ecotourism Kenya, serve as a prestigious platform for recognizing and appreciating exemplary efforts in responsible tourism practices. These awards honour significant achievements in the tourism and conservation […]

Eco-Warrior Awards 2018 – Call for Applications

Ecotourism Kenya is pleased to announce the call for applications for the 2018 Eco Warrior Award.  The Award recognizes efforts, innovations and exceptional achievements for promoting responsible tourism and enhancing tourism sustainability. This directly conserves the natural environment linked to local communities (either credible individuals or groups) through mutually beneficial and equitable partnerships. Nature conservation […]

Campi ya Kanzi-Ecowarrior of SDG13

Campi ya Kanzi was built by and for the Maasai. Located on Kuku Group Ranch, the “Camp of the Hidden Treasure” is the only safari lodge on a Maasai-owned reserve spanning 283,000 acres of pristine wilderness at the foot of the Chyulu Hills in southern Kenya. Campi Ya Kanzi was founded in 1996 by Italian-born […]

El Karama Eco Lodge -The Ecowarrior of SDG 12

El Karama Eco Lodge was this year’s Ecowarrior of Sustainable Development Goal 12; Ensuring sustainable consumption and production patterns. El Karama is situated centrally within Laikipia District, in the 40,000 square Km Ewaso ecosystem that boasts more diversity of fauna and flora than any other region in Kenya. El Karama Eco Lodge is based on […]

Serena Beach Resort and Spa – Ecowarrior of SDG 14

Kenya celebrated the 2017 UNWTO World Tourism Day on 27th September 2017 by showcasing the innovative leaders in sustainable tourism that were recognized in an Eco Warrior Award Gala dinner theme Magical Night Experience. Serena Beach Resort & Spa emerged the winner of SDG14 which is; Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine […]

Ol Pejeta Ecowarrior of SDG 15

The Eco-Warrior Award is a Kenyan tourism award that recognizes and celebrates outstanding contributions to ecotourism practice in Kenya. It is aimed at motivating winning ventures/operations and industry at large to embrace practices that are ecologically and ethically sustainable in order to compete with the best in the world. The 12th chapter of the award welcomed Ol […]

Ol Pejeta – Ecowarrior of SDG 8 & overall 2017 winner

Ol Pejeta, the largest black rhino sanctuary in East Africa is this year’s overall winner of the annual Ecowarrior Award. The 90,000-acre private wildlife conservancy – is situated on the equator, in Kenya’s Laikipia District, between the foot hills of the Aberdares and the magnificent snow-capped Mount Kenya. During the Ecowarrior Award which was held […]

ANNOUNCING THE 2017 ECO WARRIOR AWARD WINNERS

Kenya celebrated the 2017 UNWTO World Tourism Day on 27th September 2017 by showcasing the innovative leaders in sustainable tourism that were recognized in an Eco Warrior Award Gala dinner theme Magical Night Experience.   The dinner was hosted by the Ministry of Tourism at the Radisson Blu, Nairobi, in an event that was graced by […]

ECOTOURISM KENYA ANNOUNCES THE 2017 ECOWARRIOR AWARD LONG LIST OF NOMINEES

By Grace Nderitu Nairobi, Kenya: Ecotourism Kenya has released the long list of nominees who will be contesting for the Eco Warrior Awards in 2017.  This year, the Eco-Warrior Award has been altered to be in sync with the 2017 UNWTO Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development and the WTM and Africa Responsible Tourism Awards. […]