News - 2009
PARKS AND RESERVES
Parks and reserves managed by KWS
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KWS sets up Forensic and Genetics laboratory
Published: 11 May, 2015
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) now has a state-of-the –art forensic and genetics laboratory, making Kenya the second country in Africa after South Africa to apply Wildlife DNA forensic analysis in wildlife law enforcement....
KWS team conducts conservation campaign in China.
Published: 30 Apr, 2015
BEIJING, CHINA: A high-powered delegation led by the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Director General, Mr William Kiprono, has been in Beijing for the last four days meeting various strategic partners for conservation....
RECRUITMENT OF RANGERS 2015 - LIST OF THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES
Published: 28 Apr, 2015
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) is a State Corporation whose responsibility is to manage and conserve wildlife in Kenya as provided for under the Wildlife Conservation and Management Act, 2013. Arising from the need for additional rangers,...
Civil society in China offers to support Kenya's conservation.
Published: 27 Apr, 2015
BEIJING, CHINA: Wildlife conservation non-governmental organisations based in China have pledged to forge a united front with Kenya in efforts to combat global wildlife crime. ...
Kenya Wildlife Service in China for wildlife partnership
Published: 24 Apr, 2015
Experts set priority actions to combat wildlife trafficking in Kenya
Published: 14 Apr, 2015
Ground-breaking workshop addresses key conservation challenges Nairobi, April 14, 2015 – U.S. Ambassador to Kenya, Robert F. Godec, joined Dr. Richard Lesiyampe the Principal Secretary, ...
Kenya Wildlife Service rangers complete advanced First Aid training
Published: 27 Mar, 2015
Kenya Wildlife Service rangers have undergone an advanced first aid training course, the first of its kind in East Africa, thanks to support by the Canadian government. ...
The illegal Wildlife Trade
Published: 27 Mar, 2015
Prof Judi Wakhungu, the Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Water and Natural Resources led the Kenyan delegation to the recently concluded Kasane Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade concluded in Botswana with the adoption of a statement which galvanises the high-level political commitment ...
Kenya to destroy all Ivory stockpiles by end of 2015
Published: 04 Mar, 2015
The government of Kenya will destroy all stockpiles of ivory in its custody. President Uhuru Kenya, while speaking during celebrations to mark this year’s World Wildlife Day (March 3, 2015), said this will be done before the end of this year....
Wildlife conservation and management Act 2013 call for public participation todevelop regulation and guidelines.
Published: 12 Feb, 2015