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A Landmark Legal Win, Improving Conservation Enterprises, and Educating Youth

In this July issue of our e-newsletter, we are ecstatic to share news of a landmark court ruling that preserved a crucial wildlife migratory corridor adjacent to Amboseli National Park. ACC is proud to have played a supportive role in the legal process that led to the win. You’ll also read about how our restoration work continues to create positive conservation impacts as evidenced by the findings of a social economic survey conducted in the Amboseli ecosystem.

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Join ACC in Celebrating Earth Day 🌍

Today the world commemorates Earth Day. This annual event rallies individuals, communities, institutions and nations to take action in safeguarding the future of the planet. This year’s theme is "Restore our Earth" focusing on natural processes, emerging green technologies, and innovative thinking that can restore the world’s ecosystems. ACC joins the global event by calling for conservation interventions that involve communities in addressing climate change challenges. Local communities play an active role in restoring our earth by conserving wildlife, water resources, and their ecosystems.

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Stories of Hope, Our Thanks & Happy New Year!

Dear Friends & Partners of ACC, While we faced unprecedented challenges in 2020 due to the pandemic, you—our loyal community—helped sustain and grow wildlife conservation programs that promote economic sustainability and resilient landscapes for people and nature. This interconnectedness of conservation and community is what ACC is all about. These stories of hope highlight your impact.

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Press Briefing & Media Kit on Local Biodiversity Outlooks – Version 2

Watch the Sept. 23rd Press Briefing: Local Biodiversity Outlooks 2: Forest Peoples Programme: Ways Forward - Indigenous & Local Perspectives on Our Biodiversity Crisis. Spread awareness with this Media Kit created by Forest Peoples Programme, IIFB, Indigenous Women’s Biodiversity Network and Convention on Biological Diversity.

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Sept. 2020 News From the Field — Resilience & Building Back Better With Your Help

Sept. 2020 News From the Field — Organizational Resilience, Adaptive Leadership & Designing a Green Economy In this newsletter, we share COVID impacts on Kenya, what we’ve learned about resilience and how we envision building back better with your crucial support. We hope you enjoy our stories from the field below including features on organizational resilience, adaptive leadership, and designing a green economy.

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News From the Field — October 2019

Advising on international policy to protect endangered giraffes, working with communities to fight the climate crisis and enhance food and water security, and conserving biodiversity by restoring degraded landscapes are just a few of ACC’s recent activities!

 

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News From the Field — April 2019

APRIL 2019 Partnerships for a Sustainable Future Dear Friends of ACC & ACC-US African Conservation Centre (ACC) approaches conservation from many angles and with many partners—from helping to bring together diverse groups of people to find sustainable solutions to Kenya’s changing landscape, to engaging children in learning about their environment and interpreting it in new […]

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News From the Field — Summer 2018

Amboseli National Park, Kenya; Photo by Harshil Gudka News From the Field SUMMER 2018 Greetings from ACC & ACC-US! Kenya has finally made it through the long-rainy season which began in March. The much needed rains have nourished the land, bringing water for people, vegetation, wildlife and livestock. After a sustained drought, we are grateful […]

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