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Mau’s heart is growing colder by day; it has been tampered with

November 6, 2018 - 10:50AM
Published by Communications

Seeking to curb the wanton destruction, the Green Belt Movement has been advocating for its protection as well as mitigating its obliteration by conducting tree planting exercises and community empowerment seminars on the need to protect this ecosystem.

Wangari Maathai song by Carli Muñoz

October 15, 2018 - 11:30AM
Published by Communications

With a sense of near-reverence, Muñoz invokes Maathai to inspire action in a world that badly needs our care.

Green Belt Movement awarded at the 1st Africa Environment Partnership Platform

September 20, 2018 - 11:30AM
Published by Communications

The overall objectives of the Africa Environment Partnership Platform  are to place a premium on partnership to establish synergies and a more vibrant global partnership to drive Africa’s environmental sustainability agenda

Ksh 4,456,251 paid to community groups in Trans Nzoia and Bungoma Counties

September 8, 2018 - 11:25AM
Published by Communications

GBM continuously seeks new ways of highlighting the critical and central role the environment plays in changing the lives of the communities we work with.

Statement by the Green Belt Movement on the Demolition of Structures on Public and Riparian Land

August 10, 2018 - 11:20AM
Published by Communications

The Green Belt Movement will continue to fight against land grabbing and environmental degradation in this country

Plan to fell Ol Kalou tree planted by Mzee Kenyatta and one in memory of Wangari Maathai opposed

July 10, 2018 - 11:20AM
Published by Communications

Singing Mau Mau war songs, the veterans surrounded the tree shielding it from a contractor hired to cut it down.

Climate Change is as real as it gets

June 28, 2018 - 02:35PM
Published by Communications

The success of this Action Plan is not an achievement that can be solely credited to the Organisation. Rather, it is a collaborative effort by all stakeholders.

World Environment Day 2018: ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’

June 5, 2018 - 04:05PM
Published by Communications

World Environment Day is celebrated every 5th June to raise awareness about the environment and its global effects on the daily livelihoods of the people. 

The Nature Conservancy visits the Green Belt Movement’s Bamboo Biomass Entrepreneurship Project

April 18, 2018 - 11:50AM
Published by Communications

The team is here to learn about our engagement with local tree nursery groups involved in the project and the many benefits of bamboo.

World Wetlands Day 2018

February 5, 2018 - 10:55AM
Published by Communications

The theme for this year’s World Wetlands Day was “Wetlands for a sustainable urban future.

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