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Parks and reserves managed by KWS
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RECRUITMENT OF RANGERS 2015 - LIST OF THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES
Published: 28 Apr, 2015
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) is a State Corporation whose responsibility is to manage and conserve wildlife in Kenya as provided for under the Wildlife Conservation and Management Act, 2013. Arising from the need for additional rangers, the Government through the Parent Ministry of Environment & Natural Resources approved recruitment of 600 new rangers. ...
CIVIL SOCIETY IN CHINA OFFERS TO SUPPORT KENYA’S CONSERVATION
Published: 27 Apr, 2015
BEIJING, CHINA: Wildlife conservation non-governmental organisations based in China have pledged to forge a united front with Kenya in efforts to combat global wildlife crime. ...
KENYA WILDLIFE SERVICE IN CHINA FOR WILDLIFE PARTNSERHIP
Published: 24 Apr, 2015
Experts set priority actions to combat wildlife trafficking in Kenya
Published: 14 Apr, 2015
Ground-breaking workshop addresses key conservation challenges Nairobi, April 14, 2015 – U.S. Ambassador to Kenya, Robert F. Godec, joined Dr. Richard Lesiyampe the Principal Secretary, ...
Kenya Wildlife Service rangers complete advanced First Aid training
Published: 27 Mar, 2015
Kenya Wildlife Service rangers have undergone an advanced first aid training course, the first of its kind in East Africa, thanks to support by the Canadian government. ...
The illegal Wildlife Trade
Published: 27 Mar, 2015
Prof Judi Wakhungu, the Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Water and Natural Resources led the Kenyan delegation to the recently concluded Kasane Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade concluded in Botswana with the adoption of a statement which galvanises the high-level political commitment ...
Kenya to destroy all Ivory stockpiles by end of 2015
Published: 04 Mar, 2015
The government of Kenya will destroy all stockpiles of ivory in its custody. President Uhuru Kenya, while speaking during celebrations to mark this year’s World Wildlife Day (March 3, 2015), said this will be done before the end of this year....
WILDLIFE CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT ACT 2013 CALL FOR PUBLIC PARTICIPATION TO DEVELOP REGULATION AND GUIDELINES
Published: 12 Feb, 2015
Press Statement 5th Feb 2015
Published: 09 Feb, 2015
Thank you for honouring our invitation for this press conference. Happy New Year to you all, though a bit late, and welcome to Kenya Wildlife Service...
National Elephant Conference
Published: 06 Feb, 2015
Land use pressure, habitat loss, human elephant conflict (HEC), and illegal killing for both meat and ivory continue to pose threats to the long-term survival of elephant populations across Africa. Recent research also points to climate change and the increasing frequency of droughts as a major threat to elephant populations. ...