Lake Turkana Wind Power loses land to Ren’dille Community

The land is now set to revert to locals after a one-year window issued in 2021 to regularize the deal lapsed. Lake Turkana Wind Power (LTWP) project in Loiyangalani, Marsabit county has morphed into a full-blown crisis whose Sh80 billion worth of investment is in limbo after the local community won a second round of a court battle to take back the 150,000-acre piece where the project sits.

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What happened to Indigenous rights at COP27?

The 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference or Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC, more commonly referred to as COP27 brought together more than 45,000 participants to share ideas, solutions, and build partnerships and coalitions. The Climate Change Conference saw the highest participation of Indigenous peoples to date, with more than 300 delegates from around the world calling for agreements to explicitly include a human rights approach.

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STOP! The eviction of the Indigenous Maasai people from their ancestral land (VIDEO)

The Maasai are being violently evicted to make room for trophy hunting carried out by Otterlo Business Corporation. The company organises hunting for Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice president, prime minister, minister of defence of the United Arab Emirates, and the ruler of Dubai.

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