Harriet Constable joins the roller-blading cool kids of Nairobi and finds a welcome distraction from warnings of violence ahead of Kenya’s upcoming general election. Listen here, from minute 11:40.
REPORTING FROM THE IVORY BURN, APRIL 2016
Harriet Constable reported live from the ivory burn in Kenya’s Nairobi National Park. 105 tonnes of ivory were sent up in flames by the Kenyan government to send a global message condemning the illegal ivory trade. We recorded a number of shorts throughout the afternoon, one example here:
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JOIN THE HERD CAMPAIGN
The Harriet’s broadcasting at Kenya’s 2016 Ivory Burn was part of the WildAid #JoinTheHerd campaign, which won awards with Cannes Lions and The Drum. This is the campaign video: