Future of the Environment

Kenyans are replenishing their forests with slingshots

Only 7% of Kenya is covered in forests - less than the 10% recommended by the UN. Image: REUTERS/Joe Penney

Dominic Kirui
Journalist, Reuters
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 Teddy Kinyanjui holds one of the charcoal-dust-coated tree seedballs he manufactures at his home in Nairobi, Kenya, November 15, 2017.
Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/Dominic Kirui
 Nicholas Waweru points out tree varieties in a 70-acre forest in Kisaju, Kenya, July 28, 2018.
Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/Dominic Kirui
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