Shalin 2015

ethical safari


Contributing to change through volunteerism?

In my last post I raised a hope that something new and exciting will have started to happen for the project in the near future. Well, now an intern from France has joined me in Tanzania on the SkillsFAST project planning phase to help develop a business plan for Vikuruti and conduct market research. I decided to interview Elsa to give you an introduction on...

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Masai children

Quick View of Eco Adventures

(suomi) Shalin Suomi Ry toteuttaa seuraavan matkan joulukuussa. Matka suuntautuu tällä kertaa Länsi-Keniaan, Cheranganin vuorille, jossa paikallinen alkuperäisheimo pitää yllä matkailukohdetta ekoidealla. Cherangany Hills Eco-Lodge tarjoaa turistille mahdollisuuden nähdä ja tutustua paikalliseen luontoon ja kulttuuriin aidossa ympäristössä, sekä kokea, millaista on maaseutuelämä kenialaisessa vuoristokylässä. Moninainen luonto vuorineen ja sademetsineen, lähellä tuotettu puhdas, ravitseva ja herkullinen ruoka sekä ystävälliset ihmiset takaavat matkailijalle ainutkertaisen elämyksen!

Quick View of Eco Adventures

Cherangany Eco Lodge

PROGRAM AND COSTS In West Pokot county, near the border between Kenya and Uganda, you’ll find the idyllic Cherangany Hills. The hills are home to the Cherangany community, which has set up the Cherangany Eco Lodge for the benefit of both local and foreign guests. The lodge allows for guests to experience an enjoyable holiday in a uniquely beautiful landscape. The purpose of the Cherangany...

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Cherangany Eco Lodge

HOME- MOUNT ELGON OGIEK

The Ogiek people live on the slopes of Mount Elgon in Kenya. This documentary shows the Ogiek’s relationship to their homeland and to the world. An indigenous people without official minority status in Kenya, the Ogiek have gone through evictions from their native land for decades. Time after another they have returned to their land to continue living in the forest. The documentary is the...

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HOME- MOUNT ELGON OGIEK