Hakuna Matata
Hakuna Matata
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Subuiga, Isiolo, Isiolo District, KE
Climate zone:
Dry Tropical

Adam Dusen Andrew Cronin Franko Göhse João Gonçalves JULIUS M. MARETE Matthias Geßmann Paul Tan Simon Addison
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Hakuna Matata

Project Type

Rural, Community, School Projects, Philanthropic aid

Project Summary

The permaculture project is incorporated into the Hakuna Matata project, an NGO that looks after orphaned children. Through using the permaculture approach, the project tries to become self sufficient and not rely on outside donor money for the provision of food and shelter.

Project Description

For the full list of goals of the NGO please refer to the Hakuna Matata website. The permaculture approach fits within this approach by providing:

+ a reliable food source

+ a reliable and safe water supply

+ a means to restore soil fertility and increase resilience to drought and floods

+ education in terms of sustainable living

+ a monetary surplus to help pay for the required infrastructure and necessary investments in the project

+ a safe, nurturing and inspiring environment that helps to overcome past trauma


more information on our blog:




December Permaculture Course in Kenya

We were able to raise the funds to send Muriungi (Julius) to a Permaculture Design Course that was held near Nairobi. This is what Muriungi learnt at this course.

Posted over 5 years ago (0 comments)

Hakuna Matata Deutschland Fundraiser

On April 14th 2012 we celebrated the official establishment of Hakuna Matata Deutschland e.V. as a registered charity. The money raised was used as a kick-off for our account. A one-off donation was made to send Muriungi Marete to the PDC Training.

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Thanksgiving Fundraiser for PDC Training

It was decided that the Organisation wants to send Muriungi Marete, the CEO of the Hakuna Matata Project in Kenya on a PDC Training for him to be able to better direct the progress of the land restoration on-site.

Posted over 5 years ago (0 comments)
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Martin Korndoerfer - Admin
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Adam Dusen - Garden Manager 2015 season JULIUS M. MARETE - Garden Manager 2015 season

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