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October 25, 2018
CAK logo

Special Announcement, Oct-2018

The CAK Board has been successful in securing funds to allow it to appoint a Secretariat to the Alliance, and to commence with more active, vital […]
July 19, 2018
Diceros bicornis; Black Rhino

Statement on Rhino Translocation and Deaths in Tsavo

Statement on Rhino Translocation and Deaths in Tsavo The recent deaths of nine black rhinos (Diceros bicornis), a Critically Endangered species is a singularly horrific and unprecedented event […]
October 27, 2017
Kenya species change in population

Voices in Conservation Series: Wildlife Trends in Kenya and Implications for the future

On the 26th of September, the Conservation Alliance of Kenya hosted Dr. Joseph Ogutu, Dr. Mohammed Said and Mr. Ojwang’ for a round-table talk under the […]
September 26, 2017
Community conservancies in wildlife dispersal areas outside national parks and reserves are key to the protection of wildlife migratory routes/corridors. Source: Ojwang’ et al., 2017

Wildlife Migratory Corridors and Dispersal Areas: Kenya Rangelands and Coastal Terrestrial Ecosystems

A seminal report towards the fulfillment of the Kenya Vision 2030 Flagship Project: “Securing Wildlife Migratory Routes and Corridors” Reference: Gordon O. Ojwang’, Patrick W. Wargute, […]
January 10, 2017
Giraffe in Nairobi National Park

SGR Phase 2A: NEMA Issues License Despite Considerable Gaps in Social, Economic and Environmental Analysis

The National Environment Management Authority has issued to the Kenya Railways the go-ahead EIA license for SGR Phase 2A, amidst concerns over the integrity of due […]
December 10, 2016
SGR Phase 2A ESIA NEMA Public Hearing--Media interview conservationist

SGR Phase 2A: CAK Submits Comments Recommending EIA Revisions on Fundamentals

Comments on the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) on the Proposed Standard Gauge Railway Project from Nairobi South Railway Station-Naivasha Industrial Park-Enoosupukia, Narok Members and […]
November 16, 2016
NEMA EIA Guide

SGR Phase 2A: NEMA-E.I.A. Review Guidelines

The National Environment Management Authority of Kenya, in partnership with WWF-Kenya, produced a review guide particularly geared for communities affected by a project scope, entitled Environmental […]
September 22, 2016
SGR-NNP Protesters

Press Release: Kenyans Vow to Protect Their National Parks

The Conservation Alliance of Kenya (CAK) held a press conference to give an important briefing regarding recent events vis-à-vis the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) in Kenya’s […]
September 13, 2016
SGR Phase 2A route options schematic

SGR Phase 2 Proposal: Summary Situation and Position Statement 13th September 2016

The Conservation Alliance of Kenya (CAK or Alliance) is an umbrella body of organizations that values the biological diversity and natural resources of Kenya, and embraces […]