• Relief Food 22-10-2017

    Ol Ari Nyiro, 22 October 2017 In February 2017 Kenyan President HE Uhuru Kenyatta declared the devastating drought in Kenya a National Disaster. We had already began -from 15th January weekly- distribution of relief food to our immediate neighbours at 3 stations on Saturday, Sunday and Monday of each week. A4 Ol Moran Gate Nagum […]

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  • Diwali 20-10-2017

    Nairobi, 20 October 2017 Diwali or Deepavali is the Hindu Festival of Lights Celebrated in Kenya in the Autumn – with fireworks, lights, gifts, special sweets, and festivities. It is tonight. In this night – now in a Nairobi of skyscrapers and helicopters incessantly crisscrossing the sky, above the treetops of my forest garden still […]

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  • Buffalo Rescue 11-10-2017

    11th October 2017, The Successful Rescue of the Buffalo Bull A happy ending report: In the morning light they heard the splash, above the sound of the breeze and the dawn birds: The Kenya Wildlife Services Unit under command of Corporal Molu Arero promptly went to check: and there he was – the large bull, […]

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  • GPIW 8-10-2017

    5/10 October 2017, Marks the 15th Anniversary of The Global Peace Initiative of Women ( GPIW) that was born in October 2002, when a group of women from around the world belonging to all the world religions and traditional faiths met at the Palais de Nations in Geneva at the eve of the War in Iraq, to […]

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  • Drought 12-3-2017

    Dear Friends, Kenya President HE Uhuru Kenyatta in February 2017 declared the devastating Drought in Kenya a National Disaster. We had already began distribution of relief food to our immediate neighbours at 3 stations. Prices of basic commodities such as Maize have on meantime escalated. We had to order one week ago 10 bags of […]

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  • KBA 15-2-2017

    Dear Friends, I am extremely proud to share that the process of uploading the accreditation to IBA/KBA on the official Birdlife International website had been completed at last – the accreditation was confirmed in 2014: The Gallmann Memorial Foundation in Ol Ari Nyiro on Kenya Eastern Rift Valley Laikipia Plateau due to sustained protection of […]

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  • WED 5-6-2016

    5th June 2016 Dear Friends! The tortoise is slow and this update is late*.. (but not late to celebrate- World Environment Day.) With rains, and grass green all life shone again. Blooms opened on old branches encrusted with lichen, nests filled with eggs, sky with wings, and a thousands frogs serenaded the new moon from […]

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  • Sandalwood 16-1-2016

    Dear friends of the environment, REF: illegal traffic/ Sandalwood Dear all, Sandalwood Acting on an intelligence tip and after months of stalking – a team composed by KWS, AP and Wildlife Rangers from Laikipia Nature Conservancy, managed to impound possibly one of the largest sandalwood hauls ever- estimated in excess of 14 tons. One suspect […]

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  • Looking back 15-12-2015

    Dear Friends, In December it is customary to stop a moment, take a deep breath, and look back at what the year has brought-and taken away. 2015, like all years past, brought us dramas and triumphs, losses and lessons, we took all in our stride, and we move own, older. . . -wiser?- firm and […]

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  • WED 5-6-2015

    Dear Friends, Ol Ari Nyiro, 5th June 2015 On WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY (WED) Some thoughts for you. “I had a deep sense, almost from infancy, of nature, a feeling of intimate companionship with the trees and the clouds and the touch of season” Rabindranath Tagore “Now, that  Ol ari Nyiro has become an island of life […]

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