African Forest has been a member of the Total Eco challenge since its inception, and was a bronze Award winner in 2008 and a Silver Award winner in 2009. African Forest was a Rufford Small grants for Conservation recipient in 2011. African Forest was recognized in 2012 by GoK and FAO for contribution to food security, and Mr. Kenya Mutiso was also recognized personally in 2013. He also received recognition from Nakuru County in 2013 as the best in Environmental Conservation in Gigil. African forest has been profiled by Al Jazeera on their Earthrise programme, and was also shown on KTN as being the solution to Kenya's deforestation problems on MEDEVA TV's Project Green. ^Al Jazeera link: