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06/09/17

In the past few months, our Community Development Team has distributed energy-saving cooking stoves to 1,000 women from neighbouring communities.  90% of Kenyan rural households use biomass fuel such as firewood and charcoal for cooking, a prime cause of deforestation and environmental degradation. Additionally,... more

31/08/17

Predator and prey dynamics continue to impact rare species, and on Lewa, the Grevy's zebra remains the most affected.  A few weeks ago, our mobile Kenya Wildlife Service vet Dr Matthew Mutinda and his team received a report of an injured Grevy's zebra stallion. Despite surviving the predator... more

31/08/17

Earlier in the year, we hosted a team from Longleat, the UK's oldest safari park and one of our supporters via partners Tusk Trust. For the visiting Longleat keepers, the experience of seeing the species they care for in the wild was life-changing.  If you live in the UK, you can now watch the episodes of the... more

15/08/17

San Diego Zoo Global is honoring the work of one of the most prominent conservationists in Africa, Ian Craig, for his lifelong dedication to the fight against extinction. During a ceremony on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017 with San Diego Zoo Global staff and close to 600 members and donors, Ian Craig was presented with the San... more

23/05/17

We are thrilled to announce that Lewa has won the Responsible Business Conduct Award at the inaugural Employer of the Year Awards (EYA) held in Nairobi last week. The judging panel selected Lewa for demonstrating a strong sense of Corporate Social Responsibility by creating sustainable development impacting the... more

21/03/17

On the 24th of June, long after the winning runners have been awarded their gold, silver and bronze medals, there will be a separate set of winners; the numerous community and conservation programmes that will receive yet another year of funding thanks to Tusk’s annual Safaricom Marathon on Lewa.   Aptly themed... more