Country

Kenya

Area

209,000 hectares or 516,000 acres

Project Type

REDD, Reforestation

Standards

VCS/CCBA/CDM


Overview

Viridor Carbon Services and the Harambee Heritage Group have entered into discussions with the Government of Kenya to protect their remaining precious forests.

Viridor Carbon Services is working in cooperation with Kenya Forest Services (KFS) to develop a feasability study for a large REDD+ project.



Updates

October 2009 Meeting with Kenyan Forestry and Wildlife Services ~ Nairobi, Africa
Meeting with Kenyan Forestry and Wildlife Services Viridor Staff met in October 2009 with the Kenya Forestry and Wildlife Service to discuss the reforestation of 1 million hectares (2.47 million acres) of land in Kenya. The specifics of the project are still being worked on.