The government will use 900 acres of land donated by the Kilauni community for development to advance forestry and environmental research and development. 

According to the. Environment CS Keriako Tobiko, KEFRI will use 100 acres of the property to build a dryland forestry research facility, and NEMA will build an adaptation village.

The remaining land will be used for public facilities, such as hospitals, schools, and other facilities. 

CS Tobiko thanked the locals for working to preserve Oldoinyo Orok Hill before boundaries were set up and for its gazettement as a forest reserve, which has helped to ensure that communities have access to plenty of water.

The CS urged the locals to utilize the employment opportunities available in the forestry industry, including those for forest rangers and foresters, describing it as a noble course to protect mother nature.

In order to keep wildlife from interfering with the water tank used as a reservoir, NETFUND will cement it. On the other hand, for protection, KWTA will map out water sources in Oldoinyo Orok. Additionally, they plan to build a tree nursery with a 10,000 seedling capacity. 

Agencies provided the community with 200 bee hives, two motorcycles for forest monitoring, shed nets to protect seedlings, equipment for processing honey, and training for women’s groups and young people during the event. 

The Kenya Forest Service will allow the neighborhood to build beehives in the forest and fix the access roads there.

Oloililai Sub-county DCC Justine Maina, Eric Mungai, NEMA Chairperson, Samson Toniok, Commandant of KFS Alex Lemarkoko, and Dr. James Kimondo’s representative were among those present at the meeting.

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