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Consultations on Conservation of Sibiloi National Park

TBI is partnering with the National Museums of Kenya (NMK) and Kenya Wildlife Services (KWS) to carry out community consultations on a new initiative that aims to enhance the conservation of natural resources around Sibiloi National Park.   Sibiloi lies on the northeastern shore of Lake Turkana in Chalbi District. The combination of [...]

By | 2017-01-04T18:05:26+00:00 April 1st, 2011|Local Community Outreach|Comments Off on Consultations on Conservation of Sibiloi National Park

Ileret Health Centre Renovations Begin

Using the donation from the Australian High Commission, renovations of the Ileret Health Centre are underway as the centre takes on a new face to improve health care provision in the region. The grant has also supported the procurement of furniture and equipment for the maternity ward, which have all been delivered at [...]

By | 2017-01-04T18:05:26+00:00 April 1st, 2011|Local Community Outreach|Comments Off on Ileret Health Centre Renovations Begin

Community Consultations on Beekeeping project

The Kerio Delta where the Kerio River enters Lake Turkana is an area with potential for beekeeping. Wild honeybee colonies were observed to be abundant. They were located in Acacia tortilis trees and small caves along the Turwel River. In search of sustainability in the era of climatic changes, TBI engaged in discussions with two communities [...]

By | 2017-01-04T18:05:27+00:00 March 25th, 2011|Local Community Outreach|Comments Off on Community Consultations on Beekeeping project

First Sale for Nakechichok Women’s Group

After some fairly difficult months, with women being discouraged by their fellow women who viewed the shamba as a waste of time and preferred to burn charcoal which is quick income yet totally unsustainable and contributing to desertification the Nakechichok Women had a reason to celebrate. They were making their first sale; selling [...]

By | 2017-01-04T18:05:32+00:00 March 21st, 2011|Local Community Outreach|Comments Off on First Sale for Nakechichok Women’s Group

TBI Mobile Clinic provides HIV prevention education

TBI Mobile Clinic health workers carried out a HIV prevention education session for students from Ileret primary school. TBI Mobile Clinic health workers carried out a HIV prevention education session for students from Ileret primary school. The TBI mobile clinic Nurse, Beatrice, with students displaying reusable sanitary kits donated to the clinic. TBI distributed free [...]

By | 2017-01-04T18:05:33+00:00 March 7th, 2011|Local Community Outreach|Comments Off on TBI Mobile Clinic provides HIV prevention education

Telesgaye Kitchen Construction Begins

The construction for the Telesgaye Primary School kitchen is now underway with the foundation complete and several courses of brick constructed. The grant was provided by the Ceres Charitable Foundation who have been supporting the infrastructural development at the school for the past two years. Sieslucho Primary School Kitchen Foundation   Return to Local Community [...]

By | 2017-01-04T18:05:34+00:00 February 11th, 2011|Local Community Outreach|Comments Off on Telesgaye Kitchen Construction Begins