It was great news for the Amboseli Elephants on March 23rd, 2021 when a ruling at the National Environmental Tribunal ordered all activity to stop at the avocado farm.
WildlifeDirect launches a new comprehensive report on Kenya’s legal response to wildlife, forest and fisheries crimesVictoria Wangui2021-06-04T07:02:19+00:00
WildlifeDirect is pleased to release the fourth report on the outcomes of wildlife, forest, and fisheries crime cases in Kenya. This report presents data collected from 4,142 cases. We have been monitoring wildlife crime cases in Kenyan courts since 2013 as a response to the crisis of poaching of elephants and other endangered wildlife.
Wildlife Tracks in FebruaryVictoria Wangui2021-06-04T06:58:22+00:00
Welcome to our February edition of Wildlife Tracks. This month, we pay tribute to the fallen heroes who dedicated their lives to protecting wildlife. We also share our latest program updates, our Wildlife Warriors TV series updates, local news updates to protect wildlife and their habitats and how you can be part of creating a generation of courageous wildlife warriors.
Tribute for Ian LemaiyanVictoria Wangui2021-06-03T09:17:52+00:00
It is with deep sadness that we share a great loss to Kenya's conservation community of two members of the Kenya Wildlife Service staff aboard an aircraft in Nanyuki in February. Our sincere and heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of pilot Ian Lemaiyan and John Plimo, the passenger who was with him at the time of the crash.
Help us secure the future of wildlife and their habitatsVictoria Wangui2021-04-06T09:23:04+00:00
The opportunity for securing wildlife and the migratory corridors is narrowing and now more than ever we need your help. This campaign will help raise public awareness about the importance of these critical migratory paths, encourage public action and set the foundation for talks on the gazettement of wildlife corridors. Give a gift today and help change the future of wildlife for the better.
Happy Holidays and a Prosperous 2021Victoria Wangui2021-03-03T13:46:45+00:00
Thank you for standing with us during this year. We are extremely grateful for your support throughout these challenging times. In this edition of Wildlife Tracks, we share with you a sneak peek of what happens behind the scenes of the Wildlife Warriors TV series, films from the ‘My Wild Africa’ series broadcast on Citizen TV in Kenya and the activities carried out by our Education and Outreach team.
Support us this Giving TuesdayVictoria Wangui2021-03-02T11:33:41+00:00
Welcome to our November edition of Wildlife Tracks. Read about the updates and highlights of our activities which include documentaries featured in the “My Wild Africa” film series, the latest issue of Wildlife Warriors Kids newsletter and our work to ensure justice for wildlife and people.
Highlights from our activities in OctoberVictoria Wangui2021-03-02T11:33:35+00:00
In this edition of Wildlife Tracks, we share highlights from our activities carried out in October. Read about the “My Wild Africa” film series and the virtual experience at this year's Nature, Environment and Wildlife Filmmakers Congress. We also bring to you the results from our weekly photo competition as well as how we marked this year’s World Cities Day.
A March To Protect Our TreesVictoria Wangui2020-12-23T17:16:00+00:00
On October 31, 2020, Kenyans from all walks of life, including the youth, children, and students led by the Daima Coalition on Green Spaces, marched to draw attention to the rampant cutting down of trees for road construction and show their opposition to the construction of the Nairobi Expressway.
DRAMATIC WILDLIFE WINNERS – NATURE’S TREASURES PHOTO COMPETITIONVictoria Wangui2020-12-22T23:30:49+00:00
The final theme in Season Two of the Wildlife Warriors Nature’s Treasures Photo Competition DRAMATIC WILDLIFE received 154 images from 57 different photographers in Kenya and Uganda. We take this opportunity to say a big thank you to all photographers who shared with us their photos in each category and theme over the past 12 weeks.