Kenya: The new Principal Secretary (PS) for the State Department of Forestry of Kenya, Gitonga Mugambi, has visited Kenya Forest Service (KFS) Headquarters in Karura to familiarize himself with the operations and programmes being implemented by the Service in the management of the country’s public forests.
Kenya: Kenya Forest Service and Mama Doing Good, an initiative by the First Lady of the Republic of Kenya, have signed a framework of collaboration that will oversee the restoration of 200 ha of Kakamega Forest.
Botswana: Botswana and Kenya are looking at exploring the opportunities presented by the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) to deepen mutually beneficial economic ties, Vice President Slumber Tsogwane has said.
Kenya: In continuing bilateral partnerships aimed at improving forest management, the governments of Kenya and France have collaborated in formulating a project that will assist the Kenya Forest Service (KFS) in managing forest fires that have become a threat to the country’s forests and continue to slow down government’s efforts to achieve sustainable forest management levels through destruction of forests, especially during the dry season.
Kenya: Kenya Forest President William Ruto yesterday attended a thanks giving service for Cabinet Secretary For Environment, Climate Change and Forestry Soipan Tuya upon her appointment as the first Maasai woman to the Cabinet at her home in Leshuta, Narok County.