FoLT's mission is to protect and conserve Lake Turkana, the Lake Turkana Basin and its environment; champion the rights of the Lake's communities and ensure their involvement in decision-making on issues relating to the Lake and its environment; and engage communities in conservation activities within the Lake Turkana Basin and its environs.
Well informed Lake Turkana Basin communities who have control over their natural resources and their use for economically and environmentally sustainable development.
We are committed to the principles of non-violence. FoLT has no political or religious affiliations and is entirely independent.
FoLT does not solicit or accept funding from political parties, nor do we accept any donations which could compromise our independence, aims, objectives or integrity.
FoLT relies on donations from individual supporters; on grants from foundations, like-minded NGOs and international or national development or environment agencies; ethical businesses, from film and photo sales.