GBM Blog Archive: June 2014
Entrepreneurship: Green Belt Movement, Venture Africa and Gift a Tree
How an innovative recruitment process and an SRP engagement led to entrepreneurship and impact … and an exciting new social enterprise that you can get involved with: www.giftatreetoday.com
Widening Informed Stakeholder Engagement for REDD+ in Kenya
The Green Belt Movement was among the participants who participated in Widening Informed Stakeholder Engagement for REDD+ (WISE REDD+) project workshop for Kenya component was held on in May 2014 at Silver Springs Hotel in Nairobi.
Community In A Comfort Zone
Approaching Mt Elgon sent constant shivers down our spines as we discussed ancient folk tales of the Bagisu tribe who according to the tales were cannibals. This was confirmed by Annette, our guide and natural resources manager working in the area who told us that, that indeed this used to happen many years ago. She however assured us that we would be safe since that practice ended hundreds of years ago
Announcing our new Executive Director: Ms. Aisha Karanja
The Green Belt Movement's New Leadership.