The Shepherd’s Village bringing water to Maasailand
Aug26

The Shepherd’s Village bringing water to Maasailand

Narok is a village residing on the mouth of the Maasai Mara in Kenya. Narok is the last stop before Kenya’s most visited National Park, where thousands of tourists casually take their last stretch before the long winding, gravel road into the Mara. Tourists are also able to visit and buy crafts from some of the locals, who happen to be about as famous as the park that rests to the south of them: the Maasai tribe. James Ole Sankan was...

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Social relationships for sustainable environmental solutions
Mar23

Social relationships for sustainable environmental solutions

Environmental interventions in low and middle income countries primarily rely directly on addressing the issue at hand. For example, alternative stoves eliminating cook-stove air pollution, boreholes provide access to water, and alternative drought-or rain-resistant crops grow in climate-change stricken regions. These projects may succeed, but they may also fail. Thus, we know that projects need to be more encompassing in their...

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