News - 2010
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KWS marks international vulture awareness day at Meru National Park
Published: 02 Sep, 2011
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) on September 3, 2011 marked the International Vulture Awareness Day at Meru National Park....
Sh 5 milion raised for this year’s cycle with the rhino
Published: 02 Sep, 2011
During the event’s official launch in Nairobi on Thursday morning, key sponsors Standard Chartered Bank (Sh 3million), Coca Cola (1.2 million), Kenya Pipeline (Sh500, 000) and Safaricom, presented cheques to Kenya Wildlife Service Director. ...
KWS Researchers initiate climate change action plan
Published: 28 Aug, 2011
Kenya Wildlife Service has initiated the process of combating climate change on wildlife management across the country.This was launched on ...
George Adamson's death remembered
Published: 15 Aug, 2011
Kenya Wildlife service (KWS) has organized a big event on August 20 to commemorate the 22nd anniversary of renowned British conservationist George Adamson's death....
New educational facilities at a school in Nyahururu County
Published: 02 Aug, 2011
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Board of Trustees chairman, Hon. David Mwiraria, recently commissioned the construction of new educational facilities at a school in Nyahururu County. ...
Kenyan President sets ablaze five tonnes of seized ivory
Published: 21 Jul, 2011
Go-ahead granted for new lodges in Meru Conservation Area
Published: 12 Jul, 2011
Tourism development efforts in the Meru Conservation Area have been boosted by approval for construction of more lodges....
African governments asked to join forces in fighting poaching
Published: 11 Jul, 2011
African governments have been asked to join forces in fighting poaching and other environmental crimes as way of protecting their economies. The call to sign up with the Lusaka Agreement was made t...
KWS hosts national workshop on Hirola antelope
Published: 21 Jun, 2011
Kenya Wildlife Service held a three-day national hirola stakeholders meeting at Masalani in Ijara to revise and update the antelope’s strategy. ...
Sh10 million raised for conservation from wheelbarrow race
Published: 17 Jun, 2011
More than Sh10 million was raised during the third edition of the yearly “ To Hell’s Gate on a Wheelbarrow” event at the Hell’s Gate National Park in Naivasha. This was a rise from the Sh7.1 million raised at the event last year...