The Soccer tournament

The Soccer tournament was one of the activities aimed at promoting peaceful coexistence amongst the communities from the conservancies, Skills/talents development, networking and exposure among the three communities, awareness creation on importance of conservation education and conservancy ownership. On 3 rd February 2018, Northern Rangelands Trust education team, Lewa Conservation Officer and the conservancy management teams, held a soccer tournament amongst the children from Shurr, Jaldesa and Songa conservancy schools hosted by Bubisa primary school in Marsabit County-Shurr Community Conservancy. The conservancy management's teams previously made a choice of the school(s) to play from their respective conservancy. Hence, the number of schools that participated was four because the host conservancy-selected players from two neighboring schools that were hosting the event. [...]