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Building Peace Through Cricket

Building Peace Through Cricket Traditionally, pastoralist communities in the region raided each other and sedentary communities for livestock. This was primarily to replenish their herds depleted by severe droughts, disease, raiding or other calamities. Raids were...
CONSERVATION THROUGH CRICKET

CONSERVATION THROUGH CRICKET

The biodiversity of Kenya is seriously threatened, mainly by human activities. In the larger Laikipia district, the direct causes of environmental degradation are linked to over-harvesting of trees for fuel, destruction of catchment areas combined with over-grazing of...

BUILDING PEACE THROUGH CRICKET

Traditionally, pastoralist communities in the region raided each other and sedentary communities for livestock. This was primarily to replenish their herds depleted by severe droughts, disease, raiding or other calamities. Raids were also orchestrated to expand...

EMPOWERING GIRLS & WOMEN

Among the pastoralist communities of Laikipia, women have very low status – their main role is to bear children, look after the household, build houses, walk long distances in search of water and firewood and tend to small livestock. Due to lack of education and...

Warriors

  Hey there – Warriors Director Barney Douglas here. I’m sitting in a hotel in Ahmedabad, where India have just beaten England in a Test match, and there’s fireworks and car horns going off all over the place. Cricket is a religion here! Anyway,...
Warriors is a documentary film

Warriors is a documentary film

“Warriors” is a documentary about the Maasai Cricket Warriors who, on the plains of Kenya, have dropped their spears for cricket bats and formed a cricket team. They now dream of playing in the Last Man Stands tournament in England – a pilgrimage of...