• 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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  • Donate Now 9-9-2017

    9th of September 2017 – BREAKING NEWS Our Friends at the International Conservation Fund of Canada have generously offered a 1:1 match for any donations we receive. If you have been thinking of donating, now is the time, please. Peace is slowly returning to Laikipia and we have a lot of infrastructure to rebuild and […]

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  • Elephants 20-7-2017

    Ol Ari Nyiro, 20 July 2017   “There is mystery behind that masked gray visage, an ancient life force, delicate and mighty, awesome and enchanted, commanding the silence ordinarily reserved for mountain peaks, great fires, and the sea.” —Peter Matthiessen, The Tree Where Man Was Born   Welcome the Elephants back with the Rains   […]

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  • Kuki 25-5-2017

    The 23rd April 2017: It was a clear morning with birds Ashes lifted Beams smouldered Greys and flames Small smokes Out of place in the purity of the valley Clear were The tyre sandals prints In the red murram earth.   The men were still there.   I went to find The round pot with […]

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  • Kuki 12-5-2017

    It will be Laikipia 12th May 2017, Nairobi On a fast stretcher rolled through corridors down a lift into an ambulance this afternoon I left the hospital that has been my home for the last three weeks. Weeks gone into a fog of numbing pain, operating theatres and medicine drips, X rays, oxygen, blood pressure, […]

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  • Kuki 7-5-2017

    Nairobi, 7th May The Aga Khan Hospital Night: Sounds of a restless town filtering through open curtains Drones of engines vehicles of all kinds going nowhere everywhere Awake in my bed of pains in the peculiar silence of hospitals breathing with suffering strangers I am determined this agony should not be in vain I hang […]

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  • Arson 25-4-2017

    Ol Ari Nyiro, 26th of April 2017 Another building burned yesterday. This time a Rangers base including all their kit.  This wave of terrorism continues unabated and Kuki’s attackers are STILL AT LARGE. We are working on solutions. For Kuki, The GMF team   Do you want to HELP us rebuild the Laikipia Nature Conservancy? […]

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  • Kuki shot 23-4-2017

    Ol Ari Nyiro, 23th of April 2017 On Sunday April 23th, Kuki Gallmann was ambushed and shot by armed raiders on her Conservancy in Laikipia, Kenya, in an unprovoked attack while inspecting property destroyed by arson. With devastating gunshot wounds to the stomach, she is now fighting for her life. Kuki is one of Kenya’s […]

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  • Arson 17-4-2017

    17 April 2017 Arson on the hills Orange tongues frame the horizon Smoke lifts in the wind -Deja vu- We are veterans sound of quick shots In the lugga Three officers patrol the dust that used to be my lawn. A striped hyena calls from the hills In the dry pond at Kuti no frogs […]

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