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Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme

Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme.

Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme

phase 1 report.

by Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme.

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Published by KIFCON, Karura Forest Station in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme.,
    • Forest conservation -- Kenya.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSD414.K4 K465 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 43 p. :
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1267298M
      LC Control Number94980494

      Yance Arizona, a member of the Kerinci Tribe in Indonesia and a program manager of Law & Society at the Epistema Institute and a lecturer at the Law Department of President University, identified indigenous traditional practices to promote conservation-based forest management in the Kirinci District of Sumatra Island. For the past 48 years, Joseph Kainesiko of the indigenous Ogiek community has known the foot of Kenya's largest water tower, the Mau forest complex, as his home.

      Kenya. Conservation. Sengwer homes burning. © Justin Kenrick (Forest People's Programme) Kenyan security forces have been burning hundreds of homes – belonging to some of the country’s oldest hunter-gatherers – in the last fortnight, in the name of ‘conserving forest biodiversity’ and safeguarding the area’s water catchment area for urban access. The Kenya Forest Service Guard, . The Kenya Wildlife Service has adopted a Forest Conservation Program that integrates sustainable forest management and community participation. The Wildlife Service is also seeking to develop forest-based ecotourism, which could serve as another alternative means of generating income for the local population.

      " Kenya's Indigenous Forests " " Status, managemnet and onservation, IUCN forest conservation Programme " Present the geogoraphical background and basic data about the indigenous forests of Kenya, including types and areas. three major functions and values of the forests are then described and assessed, Biodiversity, environmental services Cited by: 7. Community Conservation Resilience Initiative in Kenya. 12 Feb, Posted in community conservation resilience initiative, Supporting Community Conservation. Download the summary report here Introduction. The Community Conservation Resilience Initiative (CCRI) in Kenya was carried out with two indigenous communities, the Maasai from Trans- Mara, Narok County, and .


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Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme by Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Kenya's Indigenous Forests: Status, Management and Conservation None Edition. by Peter Wass (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

Author: Peter Wass. Gland: IUCN, xi, p., maps. The result of the work of the Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation programme, this report provides a summary of the existing information about Kenya's indigenous forests. Includes 14 appendices with lists of endangered bird and mammal species, of trees, of forested protected areas, reports prepared under the KIFCON Programme (Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme).Cited by: Kenya - Forestry Development Project (English) Abstract.

The project's main objectives are: (a) to enhance conservation and protection of indigenous forest resources; (b) to alleviate the accelerating fuelwood deficiency; (c) to improve the efficiency of timber. Facebook Twitter reddit LinkedIn For the Laibon community, a sub-tribe of Kenya’s Maasai ethnic group, hectare Loita Forest in the country’s Rift Valley Province is more than just a forest.

It is a shrine. “It is our shrine. Our Gods live there. We gather herbs from the place. We use it for bee- keeping.

[ ]. KENYA - International Work Group For Indigenous Affairs Advise the national government on a comprehensive programme for the registra- This justifies the concerns of Kenya’s indigenous peoples regarding the execu- # 11 Read more about the evictions here.

Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Project: natural resource surveys: Mau Forest Complex ornithological survey report / by L.A.

Bennun & E.M. Waiyaki. Also Titled. Mau Forest Complex ornithological survey report Author. Bennun, Leon A. Other Authors. Waiyaki, E. Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme. Published. PRESS INFORMATION from the Forest People's Programme - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, 8 January The Kenyan government has sent police troops to Embobut forest area (in Elgeyo Marakwet County, Western Kenya) to forcefully evict thousands of the indigenous inhabitants of the Sengwer and Cherangany communities from their ancestral forestlands.

Mt Kenya Forest Reserve plays a critical role in water catchment functions for the the indigenous forests have been degraded due to illegal logging of valuable timber trees, overgrazing, forest fires, invasive species and game Mt. Kenya Forest Reserve Management Plan Management Size: 3MB.

Taskforce Report on Forest Resources Management and Logging Activities in Kenya 7 Taskforce to inquire into Forest Resources Management and Logging Activities in Kenya 7 The direct allocation procedure being practiced by KFS is unfair, inadequate, and inappropriate; and the Taskforce uncovered incidences of its Size: 4MB.

Community perception on forests and birds conservation: the Case Kerita indigenous forest David Kuria. The Kerita Forest is a part of the Kikuyu Escarpment Forest, listed as an Important Bird Area. Among Kenya's 60 IBAs, this area is listed in the highest priority class - 'Critical' - for conservation.

National Forest Policy, i FOREWORD Forest resources in our country are valuable natural endowment that must be sustainably managed for present and future generations.

Forest resources offer a range of benefits and opportunities for local and national economic development, improved livelihoods andFile Size: KB. Get this from a library. Kenya's indigenous forests: status, management, and conservation.

[Peter Wass; IUCN Forest Conservation Programme.;]. The County Government of Elgeyo Marakwet has taken proactive measures to put in place laws and policies to protect the forests, reduce forest degradations and enhance conservation efforts to secure present and future livelihoods of local and indigenous communities through sustainable management for the forests and all vulnerable landscapes in.

An economic appraisal by Kenya Indigenous Forest and Conservation project in of major water catchment areas in Kenya covering quantifiable benefits related to watershed catchment protection function of the forest identified the loss of forest in Mt.

Kenya File Size: KB. For these Indigenous Peoples, Forest Conservation is a Way of Life A group of Yiaku youth scouts, who have been trained by the Kenya Forest Service to participate in forest patrols and other conservation activities.

Kenya Forest Service is a corporate body established under the Forest Conservation and Management Act no 34 of (henceforth referred to as the Act). ULTIMATE SACRIFICE OF FOREST CONSERVATION. Kenya is a land blessed with an abundance of natural capital ranging from minerals to wildlife.

However, no resource shines as bright as forests. This manual was produced as a result of the first Indigenous Forest Conservation and Management Course conducted at Londiani Forestry College, Kenya, in March The course was sponsored by KIFCON (funded by the UK ODA), and attended by a selected group of Forestry Department Officers, Kenya Wildlife Service Wildlife Wardens and Community Wildlife Officers and 'Trainers' from the Kenya Author: Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme Kenya.

KENYA Implementing CBMIS and IPSSDD: forests, forest conservation and the enhancement of forest carbon stocks Ruai TV Ruai Television TK Traditional knowledge 8 Enhancing Indigenous Peoples Development through Community-Based Monitoring and Information Systems (CBMIS) Nairobi, Decem – In a remote region of Kenya this week, a government agency — flush with funds from the European Union—is sending armed security guards house to house to frighten Sengwer villagers into fleeing the forests that are rightfully theirs.

This assault began a scant three weeks after EU officials received assurances from government officials that the Kenya Forest. Forest Peoples Programme (FPP) has spent the last couple of days in Embobut Forest in Kenya, talking to communities who have had to flee from Kenya Forest Service (KFS) guards who this week began forcibly evicting the Sengwer indigenous people from their ancestral forest lands.The Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation Programme (KIFCON) of estimated Kenya’s closed canopy forests to cover million hectares, or roughly two percent of the country.

Recent estimates based on remote sensing indicate that against a global forest .REPUBLIC OF KENYA KENYA GAZETTE SUPPLEMENT ACTS, NAIROBI, 7th September, CONTENT Act— PAGE The Forest Conservation and Management Act, PRINTED AND PUBLISHED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER, NAIROBI.

THE FOREST CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT ACT, No. 34 of "indigenous forest" means a forest which has comeFile Size: KB.