Kenya to Legalize Charcoal Trade
Lawmakers have moved to legalize the charcoal trade after it was revealed that illicit charcoal burning has reduced the country's forest cover.
The Star, 5 November 2012
Kenya is losing billions of shillings yearly due to deforestation. A UNEP report shows that we lost over eleven billion shillings in the past two years due to uncontrolled logging.… Read more »
Sacks of charcoal.
AlertNet, 1 November 2012
A syndicate involved in illegal logging of indigenous trees from Kenya's largest forest has been bribing police and civil servants in order to continue its activities, Kenyan… Read more »