Membership Benefits

  • Representation at trade fairs and exhibitions
  • Inclusion in the KECOBAT website and other marketing materials
  • Capacity Building : Members will have the opportunity of attending trainings and workshops
  • Networking: Members will attend meetings, events which will provide them with a platform to network and exchange information with fellow members, partners and stakeholders
  • Policy Advocacy: KECOBAT acts as a voice of the CBTs and various levels of government since it is the umbrella association of community based enterprises in Kenya
  • Information and technical advice: We offer information regarding community tourism and mainstream tourism. Advice provided ranges from how to start and manage a community tourism enterprise.
  • Portal website for CBTEs marketing


The Kenya Community Based Tourism Network (KECOBAT) network was launched in August 2003 as a membership umbrella organization representing the interest of Community Based Tourism (CBT) organizations in Kenya.

It aims to facilitate information sharing; delivering appropriate technical support and advisory services; mediating and lobbying their interests to government and other relevant institutions and thereby integrating community concerns into national tourism.

Contact Us

Mutall Business Centre , Kiserian

P.O BOX 42745 - 00100,

Nairobi, Kenya   

Tel: +254 (0) 20 231 9458

Cell: +254 726 489 446,

      +254 720 546 457