Environment Projects

CORE is also an official partner with Kenya Forestry Service (KFS). We also precede some environment projects in Kenya to empower people and conserve their own environment. Inset are some of the featured environment projects and below is a table showing combined environment and horticulture projects.

Featured Projects

embuCore Staff teaching Embu Primary School on how to keep the Environment clean by using dustbins given to them.

Obomo youth group from Kajiado watering and compacting the road during Do-Nou training.

waterSmall scale water intake was set up by community in Morop – Baringo County.

Environment and Horticulture Projects



Forestry and land restoration action for Kenya’s NDC (Flarak) project identifies the urgent need to design sustainable measures to resolve systemic barriers that continue to hinder sustainable tree growing and unmitigated ecosystem and land degradation.

CORE was mandated to establish tree nurseries in 20 schools as follows; Kakamega 4 schools, Vihiga 2 schools, Uasin Gishu 3 schools, Elgeyo Marakwet 3 schools, Kajiado 4 schools, and Narok 4 schools.

Tree Nurseries

Project Type Year Project period Donor Contents of training County/ District Target Group (No. of trainees)
Environment 2010 Apr – Mar 2011 Mitsui & Co. LTD Environment Fund (Japan) Environmental friendly Agriculture Trans Nzoia 4 farmer groups (262)
Environment 2011 Apr -Mar 2011 Hitachi Environment Found (Japan)) Improving the drainage system and utilizing the water effectively Uasin Gishu Kazoki Self help Groups (36)
Environment 2010 Dec 2010 – May Taisei corporation environment project (Japan) Management of floods and Prosopis juliflora (weed Mathange) Baringo Il’chamus Community (30)
Environment 2013 Jan – Dec 2013 Toyota motor corporation environment programme (Japan) Reforestation of Cherangani Hills & Kerio Escarpment; and Environmental Conservation by Grass Root Approach Elgeyo-Marakwet Tirap Agro-forestry and produce association (306)
Environmement 2012 Apr -Mar 2013 Mitsui & Co. LTD Environment Fund (Japan) Environmental improvement with the community in semi arid land through approach in agriculture and civil eng. Laikipia 3 farmers groups in Muramati village (100)
Horticulture 2009 June – Dec 2010 SNV: Netherlands Development Organization Horticulture production in north rift region – Nandi Mango & Horticultural Growers Association (120)
Horticulture 2011 June HCDA Training about Passion Fruit production Uasin Gishu HCDA Senior staff
Environment 2016 Jan-2017 Dec  Toyota Restoration of Mau Forest by tree planting, Riparian conservation and Agro-Forestry practice Kuresoi -Nakuru Barget,Kiletien ,Cannan, Wazalendo & Kirobon (83)