Forest bodies partner to plant mangrove in Kilifi

The Kenya Forest Research Institute has partnered with Community Forest Associations, residing along the creeks in the Coastal region in an exercise of planting mangrove to preserve the mangrove forest ecosystem.  The forest body has...

Motorcycle operators identified as leading air polluters

Motorcycle operators have been identified as the leading air polluters in the country leading to an environmental crisis including the unpopular ‘black rains’. According to the Kenya Meteorological Society (KMS), the exhaust emissions coupled with...

UK to host crucial climate change conference ´COP26´

The 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP26) of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is expected to take place next year at the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) in Glasgow. It...

Environment PS decries low forest cover in Kisumu County

Environment and Forestry PS Dr. Chris Kiptoo has decried the low forest cover in Kisumu County, saying land degradation and deforestation are the major effects. Speaking Wednesday during a meeting with Kisumu County Commissioner Josephine...
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World Food Day: Celebrating our food heros amidst Covid-19

As countries all over the world strive to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, this year’s World Food Day focuses on how we can grow, nourish and sustain together as well as celebrate food heroes who...

KCIC, GATSBY Africa launch commercial forestry program

Kenya Climate Innovation Centre (KCIC) and GATSBY Africa has launched a Commercial Forestry Program to catalyse the local demand for timber.      The programme has already identified 28 clients which it seeks to support. The...

Kenya Ferry Services goes cashless

The Kenya Ferry Services has automated its service payment system at the Likoni Crossing Channel in efforts to seal revenue collections leakages.  Acting Managing Director, Thomas Tuva expects revenue collections to increase by at least...

Del Monte commits towards UN Women health and empowerment program

Del Monte Wednesday announced that its subsidiary Fresh Del Monte Kenya has partnered with the UN women health and empowerment program. By the year 2024 Del Monte Kenya has committed to reach 10,000 women amongst...
15 hours ago BBC Flooding hits six million people in East Africa

Flooding hits six million people in East Africa

The number of people hit by seasonal flooding in East Africa has increased more than five fold in four years, according to UN figures. Nearly six million people have been affected this year with 1.5...
Small-scale farmers turn to silage making to boost returns

Small-scale farmers turn to silage making to boost returns

Dairy farming is turning out to be a profitable venture for both small and large-scale farmers in Trans Nzoia County as more farmers venture into the practice. The need to have quality feeds is also...
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