"Fears Grow for Indigenous People in Path of Massive Ethiopian Dam" by Chalachew Tadesse, IPS

ADDIS ABABA, Apr 17 2015 (IPS) - A United Nations mission is due to take place this month to asses...

"Wind Powers 'Green' Growth in Kenya, but for Whom?" by Chris Williams

Wind Powers “Green” Growth in Kenya, but for Whom? by Chris Williams / April 2nd, 2015 Barely di...

Gibe III Reservoirs Have Began Filling,What Next for Lake Turkana? article by International Rivers

Gibe III Reservoir Begins Filling, Launching Lake Turkana’s Slow Decline Thu, 02/12/2015 - By: Lor...

Lake Turkana Wind Power Project Expected to Come Online by 2016

The Lake Turkana Wind Power Project (LTWP) got its full funding by close of 2014. It will cost a w...

Community voices from the Lake Turkana Basin communities (International Rivers)

International Rivers, a partner organization to Friends of Lake Turkana, sent a researcher to the ...

  • "Fears Grow for Indigenous People in Path of Massive Ethiopian Dam" by Chalachew Tadesse, IPS

    Thursday, 14 May 2015 12:02
  • "Wind Powers 'Green' Growth in Kenya, but for Whom?" by Chris Williams

    Monday, 11 May 2015 09:55
  • Gibe III Reservoirs Have Began Filling,What Next for Lake Turkana? article by International Rivers

    Monday, 16 February 2015 16:51
  • Lake Turkana Wind Power Project Expected to Come Online by 2016

    Thursday, 05 February 2015 07:06
  • Community voices from the Lake Turkana Basin communities (International Rivers)

    Wednesday, 28 January 2015 10:07

Who We Are

Friends of Lake Turkana (FoLT), is a grassroots organization whose mission is to foster social, economic and environmental justice in the Lake Turkana Basin.

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What We Do

Friends of Lake Turkana aims to protect the natural environment, and the people and wildlife that depend upon it by linking environmental security...

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Our Partners

Friends of Lake Turkana works with various community and development partners to achieve its goals of saving the lake and community.

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Current Projects

Resource governance

Governance is the key to sound natural resource management. Accountability; transparency, participation and rule of law should be at it;s heart at local, national...

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Conservation Management

To establish cooperation among the local community, government agencies and non-governmental organizations and other communities in the Lake Turkana basin...

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Latest Blogs

  • UNITED STATES POWER AFRICA INITIATIVE,THE EU AND CHINA- INVESTMENT OR INTERNATIONAL POLICY?
    The ongoing US-Africa Summit has seen the attendance of President,…
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  • Astronomy to Make a Comeback in Turkana!
    In November this year, Turkana will be the leading tourist…
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  • Omo Valley Communities to Suffer the Repercussions of Gibe III Dam
    When governments come up with huge projects that are geared…
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FoLT is a community trust interested in the survival of Lake Turkana and its people.

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