GBM Blog Archive: August 2016

Soil and Water Conservation that counts A GBM-led initiative in partnership with TNC Upper Tana Nairobi Water fund

August 19, 2016 - 11:20AM
Published by Communications

The Green Belt Movemnet (GBM) is mobilizing rural households to intensively restore natural resources on their farms and on riparian reserves with special focus on soil, water and diversity of trees and crops grown.

Professor Wangari Maathai and Green Belt Movement in the primary school curriculum

August 30, 2016 - 10:45AM
Published by Communications

Case studies of prominent environmentalists, namely the Green Belt Movement and Professor Wangari Maathai, have been used to enhance this knowledge and inspire the pupils.

The story of Elizabeth Finley Broaddus

August 26, 2016 - 09:55AM
Published by Communications

As we remember Finley, our care should not be for her to have lived long as to have lived enough. Her memory lies with us here.

Mt. Kenya Forest, the beauty we cannot afford to lose

August 12, 2016 - 10:20AM
Published by Communications

Mt. Kenya Forest is not only one of the biggest tourist attractions in the country, it also plays a critical role in water catchment and is one of the five main "water towers" of Kenya