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Kenya’s Tana River Delta Designated as newest Ramsar Site in Africa

Thu, 18/10/2012 - 08:18

Conservationists have a reason to celebrate as Kenya’s Tana River Delta becomes one of the newest Ramsar sites in Africa and indeed the world. In a st...

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Death threats received by opponent of a Jatropha project in Tana Delta

Wed, 19/10/2011 - 07:20

It is now apparent that private companies are using threats to silence those who are opposed to massive developments in Tana Delta in Kenya. In the last ...

Planning process for Tana River Delta under way!

Tue, 11/10/2011 - 15:22

Over the last decade the Tana River Delta has been the scene of intensifying conflicts over natural resources. Powerful commercial investors are seeking land and water for biofuel plantations, at th...

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Meeting held on sustainable management of Deltas in Kenya

Wed, 07/09/2011 - 11:13

The Inter-ministerial consultative meeting was held at the office of the Prime Minister in July 2011.The Chairman, Mr. Peter Odhengo who is the Green Energy/Climate Change Speciali...

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Delta blues lift slightly - by Andre Farrar (RSPB - BirdLife in the UK)

Wed, 06/10/2010 - 12:16

The Tana River Delta on Kenya’s coast is at cross-roads. The massive pressure to exploit the area for growing sugar and biofuel crops amongst other dev...

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