Living Harmoniously With Monkeys

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Whether it is feeding, holding, petting or playing with monkeys, our interaction with these likeable primates has largely increased especially in urban cities and parks. The situation is not different at Nairobi’s City Park which is among the few places in Nairobi teeming with troops of wild Sykes (Kima) and Vervet (Tumbili) monkeys. There have […]

WE CAN ALL BE SUSTAINABILITY HEROES

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Friends of City Park volunteer Steven Bland reflects on his relationship to City Park and a recent talk he gave to Peponi Preparatory School (February 27th), Nairobi. The lungs of this great city are it’s green spaces. The Arboretum, Karura forest, and City Park are vital parts of it’s infrastructure; just like roads, houses and […]

HITESH MEHTA’S CITY PARK VISIT

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Friends of City Park hosted world renowned landscape architect, Mr. Hitesh Mehta, at City Park to discuss how to create a masterplan for the rehabilitation of the Park to its former glory. Ms. Loise Maina of Nairobi County Council Government joined the meeting. Mr. Hitesh, was delighted to reconnect with memories of spending time at […]