To improve the socio-economic conditions of the pastoralist community at Enkusero Sampu in Kajiado West district of Kenya, through conservation of the natural and bio-diversity rich environment


Specific Objectives

The project shall specially seek to:

1.     Establish strong community partnership and goodwill for project success and sustainability through strategic meetings, mobilization, and involvement of community and relevant government ministries and departments and other resource partners.

2.     Increase institutional and personnel capacity of the ESC, including 9 trustees and 13staff on; conservancy development and management, strategic planning and resource mobilization and CBETE development and management through training and exchange learning trips to at least three established conservancies in Kenya/ Tanzania.

3.     Develop and provide alternative livelihood support system that fosters bio-diversity conservation to the pastoralist ESC community through creation of a conservation area and establishment of two pilot community-based eco-tourism enterprises (CBETEs).

4.     Provide increased access to quality and adequate levels of education to deserving bright children from poor families in the ESC community through setting up an education fund

5.     Provide adequate human and administrative resources to ensure success and sustainability of the integrated 3 year conservation, CBETE, and education development project through identification, placement, development, maintenance and support of 5 managerial/ technical and 8 support staff.

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