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The Green Belt Movement booth during the 2014 Environment Showcase

July 28, 2014

The Green Belt Movement booth during the 2014 Environment Showcase at the Esri International User Conference, in San Diego, California. 

Courtesy Visit by John Watkins from MacArthur foundation

July 25, 2014

GBM’s Executive Director, Ms. Aisha Karanja with John Watkins from MacArthur foundation and Thomas Elliott from Newcourse , during a courtesy call at GBM offices, Kilimani. 

Site visit to GBM's Bamboo Biomass & Entrepreneurship Project in Maragua Constituency, Murang'a County

July 24, 2014

Site visit to GBM's Bamboo Biomass & Entrepreneurship Project in Maragua Constituency, Murang'a County

The Green Belt Movement (GBM)and Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies (WMI) are taking TOTs on a field visit to GBM's Bamboo Biomass & Entrepreneurship project in Kiharu Constituency, Maragua in Murang'a County.

GBM undertook Permaculture training in Samburu County

July 23, 2014

The training looks at everything we do in life and tries to make it sustainable for many generations to come.  Much of this sustainability is achieved by imitating what we see in nature. 

Site visit to Aberdares Forest Ecosystem, Kereita Forest Block

July 22, 2014

To discuss and observe forests and water catchment management issues and interventions by Green Belt Movement (GBM) and Kijabe Environmental Volunteers (KENVO).

Mia MacDonald,Chair of the Board – GBMI –US Visit

July 17, 2014

Mia MacDonald,Chair of the Board – GBMI –US visits GBM Kenya office 

wPOWER Training of Trainers Workshop

July 17, 2014

wPOWER Training of trainers workshop  on Sustainable Clean Energy Entrepreneurship held at the Green Belt Movement Langata Training Centre.

The National Land Commissioner Mohammed Swazuri Site Visit

July 10, 2014

The National Land Commissioner Mohammed Swazuri, The Green Belt Movement and the Westlands Environmental Caretaker Group during a site visit at Kabarage River Site –Peponi Road, Westlands. This site is among the last site that the Late Prof. Wangari Maathai fought for. Prof Maathai had been passionately fighting to conserve the few remaining wetlands and riparian areas in the city. 

Courtesy call by Ms. Farrah Musani, First Secretary (Political)

July 9, 2014

Courtesy call by Ms. Farrah Musani, First Secretary (Political) – High commission of Canada to Kenya at the Green Belt Movement Offices, Kilimani.

Tree Planting Event- State House Girls High School

July 4, 2014

The Green Belt Movement will be undertaking tree planting activity at State House Girls High School, Nairobi County.

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