3 reasons elephants make the best mothers

On this Mother’s Day, here are three reasons why elephants make some of the best mothers.

In the news: Degraded land spurs conflict in Kenya

A new report by acclaimed journalist Jeffrey Gettleman explores the roots of land conflict in Kenya, a topic he recently discussed with CI CEO M. Sanjayan.

Kenya Joins Growing Fight Against Plastic Pollution

Kenya just became the latest country to ban plastic bags. According to Environment Cabinet Secretary Judi Wakhungu, “The ministry has banned the use, manufacture and importation of all plastic bags used for commercial and household packaging.” Kenya’s ban follows the United Nations ‘ new Clean Seas initiative , which has already inspired 10 governments to address plastic pollution. Indonesia has pledged to reduce marine waste by 70 percent within the next eight years, and Africa, Rwanda and Morocco have

One Of The World’s Last “Giant Tusker� Elephants (Satao II) Killed By Poachers

One of the last giant tusker elephants in the world, named Satao II by conservationists, was killed in Kenya earlier this year by poachers. He had apparently been (very likely) killed with a poisoned arrow near the boundary of the Tsavo East National Park in Kenya in January. Satao II was named after a famous [&hellip One Of The World’s Last “Giant Tusker” Elephants (Satao II) Killed By Poachers was originally posted on: PlanetSave. To read more from Planetsave, join

Kenya Plans To Replace Feed-in Tariffs With Competitive Auctions

The Energy Regulatory Commission of Kenya is currently working on a regulation to enable this change which should be ready for implementation within 3 months. Kenya Plans To Replace Feed-in Tariffs With Competitive Auctions was originally posted on: PlanetSave. To read more from Planetsave, join thousands of others and subscribe to our free RSS feed, follow us on Facebook (also free), follow us on Twitter, or just visit our homepage.