Open Call for Proposals

We are thrilled to announce that we’re now accepting applications for community-led conservation projects across Lamu County. 

Lamu Environment Foundation (LEF) supports community led and designed environmental conservation projects across Lamu County to protect and restore natural ecosystems in Lamu no and for the future. 

Call for Applications 

We are seeking proposals from groups and organisations with a creative and impactful approach to environmental conservation. Whether you have a groundbreaking idea, an ongoing project, or are requesting continued funding, we want to hear from you! 

Remember, we support projects within the following areas of interest: 

  • Marine Conservation 
  • Mangrove Conservation 
  • Land Restoration and Regeneration 
  • Solid Waste Management 

And all our projects must include some aspect of community capacity building in the form of either alternative livelihood support and creation or continued environmental education. 

To Apply 

Visit our website to access the application form and guidelines. Be sure to pay special attention to the questions we ask and do your very best to sell us your project and idea. 

And don’t forget that we encourage innovative and community-driven initiatives that align with our mission and values. 

Before you complete an application, we encourage you to contact Hannah via email, sharing a short concept note (max 500 words) with the amount you need for the work to express your interest in funding. We will come back to you and arrange a call for early feedback and to share our funding priorities with you.  

For all assistance, please contact 

Application Deadline: 5pm on April 8th  

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of the positive change happening in Lamu! Submit your applications before the deadline to be considered for this exciting collaboration.