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14th Eco Warrior Awards held at Serena

The Overall winner was Let’s Go Travel-Uniglobe

In Summary

• The theme was: Tourism Jobs and the Green Economy: A Better Future for All

Winners pose with their trophies
Winners pose with their trophies
Image: Moses Mwangi

The 14th edition of the Eco Warrior Awards were held at the Serena Hotel in Nairobi on Thursday on the eve of World Tourism Day. The chief guest was Tourism CS Najib Balala

The awards recognise and celebrate business entities and individuals who are at the front line in promoting sustainable tourism in their operations as well as in their interaction with the local community.

The theme for the 2019 Eco Warrior Award was: Tourism Jobs and the Green Economy: A Better Future for All. Let's Go Travel emerged as the overall winner.

Overall winners Let's Go Travel's Angela Njehia, Mark Manyim and Esther Muthoni pose with their trophy
Overall winners Let's Go Travel's Angela Njehia, Mark Manyim and Esther Muthoni pose with their trophy
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Sustainable Change Makers runner-up Rahmina Paulette Oyugi and her mother Miriam Oyugi
Sustainable Change Makers runner-up Rahmina Paulette Oyugi and her mother Miriam Oyugi
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Tourism CS Najib Balala and Gem Ecotourism Conservation award winner David Marenya
Tourism CS Najib Balala and Gem Ecotourism Conservation award winner David Marenya
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Kenya Tourism Board CEO Betty Radier and KICC CEO Nana Gecaga
Kenya Tourism Board CEO Betty Radier and KICC CEO Nana Gecaga
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Eco-Warrior Awards changemaker Irene Muchuma and Riverwood Communications CEO Charity Katago
Eco-Warrior Awards changemaker Irene Muchuma and Riverwood Communications CEO Charity Katago
Image: Moses Mwangi