Hirola Conservation Programme:

saving the world's most endangered antelope

Promotes the conservation of the hirola antelope and its fragile habitat in partnership with communities in eastern Kenya.

Hussein Abdi

Mr. Hussein is a local Somali from Qotile village and based in our conservation camp, at the Ishaqbini conservancy.He joined the hirola conservation programme in 2015 as community education officer and coordinates all of our conservation education activities. Some of his major tasks includes supporting Wildlife and hirola football clubs, teaching herders from our herders for hirola programme and coordinating the annual celebrations of World hirola day. Mr. Hussein also evaluates these activities to ensure conservation goals are being reached.