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Kenya is world famous for its wildlife, including its elephant population, although this was affected by an upsurge in poaching between 2008 and 2012. The largest numbers of elephants are in the Tsavo National Park. Kenya joined the EPI in 2015.

Progress Towards the EPI Aims

Priority Projects Funded
NEAP Finalized (2022 - 2032)
Stockpile Beyond Economic Use
Inventory in the Last 2 Years
Domestic Trade Closed
Declaration Against International Ivory Trade

Facts & Figures

Country Area: 582,650 km²

Elephant Range: 130,725 km²

Protected Range: 27%

Estimated Elephant Population: 22,809

CITES Listing: Appendix I

All statistics are taken from 2016 AfESG African Elephant Status Report

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