Lafarge Eco Systems

 
Mission

To sustainably utilise Bamburi's lands and rehabilitate the quarries to a showcase of environmental responsibility whilst involving neighbouring communities and other stakeholders.

 

Vision

To be the centre of excellence in land management, quarry rehabilitation and stakeholder relations in the Lafarge group.

 

Key Activities

Reserve Land Mangement

  • Securing Bamburi's mining reserve land
  • Biofuel Project: producing wood as renewable fuel for Bamburi's cement kilns
  • Stakeholder and community relations
  • Housing estate management

Quarry rehabilitation

  • Ecosystem development and maintenance
  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Tourism & Education
  • Aquaculture
  • Wildlife management

 

Haller Park

Haller Park is nature park in Bamburi, Mombasa, on the Kenyan Coast. It is the transformation of a quarry wasteland into an ecological paradise. Haller Park holds a variety of plant and animal species which serve as a recreation hot spot to tourists and locals. Up to March 2007 it held the famous attraction of Owen and Mzee – the friendship of a hippopotamus and a tortoise.