The Great Grevy's Ball is a celebration of one of the biggest citizen science events to ever take hold in Kenya; The Great Grevy's Rally.
In keeping with the iconic Grevy’s zebra, the ‘Black and White’ themed Ball will be held at the:
Mount Kenya Safari Club (MKSC)
3rd of September 2016
A package, including dinner, dance and accommodation, will be on offer from MKSC. A wide range of other accommodation offers to suit every budget will also be available within Nanyuki. An auction of priceless treasures and opportunities celebrating this amazing animal will also be held this night!
Special guests include Kitili Mbathi, KWS Director General. He will officially release the results of the Great Grevy’s Rally conducted earlier this year. Renowned scientist, Professor Dan Rubenstein (Princeton University), will present on what the results mean for the future of Grevy’s zebra in Kenya. A wide range of Grevy’s zebra conservation stakeholders will be on hand to add further insight on what these results mean for their on-going and future efforts.
The Great Grevy’s Ball is a celebration of the results of our national effort to census one of the planet’s most endangered mammals – the Grevy’s zebra.
It is a celebration of the partnerships that have both been built through the most major citizen science effort ever undertaken in Kenya. We celebrate Kenyan people coming together to conserve a national heritage and to acknowledge the beauty of northern Kenya. We celebrate an icon of conservation, people and landscape. We celebrate the Grevy’s zebra.