The session will contribute to GLF Africa’s, GLFx Nairobi’s and the International land coalition Africa (ILC Africa) key objective of identifying best practices, blueprints, and successful models for accelerating youth and women leadership in restoration and theme on landscape rights by showcasing success stories of individual to collective women and youth leadership in restoration that can be replicated or scaled from Kenya and beyond sub-Saharan Africa. This includes their leadership in decision-making around the governance of resources (e.g., land and trees), knowledge (including indigenous knowledge), and innovations in restoration implementation.
Lavender OndereEnvironment, climate change, natural Resource Management, and resilience expert
World Vision Kenya
Janephrice TalianLocal Landscape Restoration Expert, chairperson
Cheptais Community Forest Association (CFA)
Ann Gachambi NjukiMember organization
Groots Kenya, ILC Africa
Kaluki Paul MutukuCo-founder, Regional Director for Africa
Kenya Environmental Action Network (KEAN), Youth4Nature
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