Rehabilitation of 'Kikuyu Escarpment' Kenya

by Githirioni Forest Conservation Group

Summary

This project is aimed to produce 50,000 seedlings,which will be used in planting 50Ha in the Kikuyu Escarpment,Kenya.Over 5,000 households will be sensitized and be trained on their environment.
$46,000
total goal
$45,800
remaining
1
donor
0
monthly donors
6
years active

Challenge

The project will fight desertification and eradicate poverty among the communities surrounding Kikuyu escarpment,Central Province,Kiambu district,Kenya.Over 25,000 residence will acquire knowledge on how they manage their environment and natural resources within their reach.

Solution

Reach out to 22 institutions and train them,hold 4 public awareness campaigns in four villages,hold 10 training of local leaders and opinion leaders.We shall raise 50,000 seedlings and plant them out in the Kikuyu escarpment.

Long-Term Impact

Increased water flow from the rivers,increased rainfall and increased crop harvest from the farms.Irrigation on the lower side of Mai Mahiu.Healthy residence,due to access to clean drinking water.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Organization Information

Githirioni Forest Conservation Group

Location: Maragoli - Kenya
Website: http:/​/​N/​A
Project Leader:
Edward Muguheli
Director
Nairobi, Kenya

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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