Maritime experts call for enhanced safety training

Indian Ocean Maritime Training Center has emphasised on the need for safety training for the workforce in the maritime industry. Marius Effestrol a senior instructor at Indian Ocean Maritime Training Center says safety is...
Jacinta Ngwiri

First online network for women entrepreneurs in agribusiness launched

Despite accounting for 40 percent of the agricultural workforce worldwide, women’s participation in agribusiness is often limited to low-profit production. However, female agripreneurs across Africa will now be able to connect, network and grow their...

Climate launch pad competition extends application deadline

The annual Climate Launch Pad competition has extended its application deadline to the end of July to provide more time for innovators to apply. The competition,which is considered to be the world’s largest innovative...

Kenya commemorates World Environment Day

Kenya has joined the world in commemorating the World Environment Day on a day that coincided with Eid al Fitr. The annual World Environment Day celebrated today is a pioneer principal vehicle of the...

Hydroponics is the next frontier for agriculture

Hydroponics Kenya is pioneering and initiating hydroponic technology in East and Central Africa. Hydroponics basically means growing plants without the use of soil. At Hydroponics Kenya, they start off using a system called vertical farming....

World Habitat Day, Cities Day, 11th World Urban Forum locations announced

UN-Habitat has announced the hosts for three of its flagship events aimed at promoting awareness on the state of the towns and cities and reminding everyone that they have the power and responsibility to...

First UN-Habitat Assembly opens Monday

UN-Habitat, the United Nations Agency and focal point on sustainable urbanization, will officially open its first UN-Habitat Assembly on Monday. The week-long event will be attended by four Heads of State, over 40 ministers and...

Gentle Chic’s reusable and biodegradable pads

The south rift valley of Kenya is semi arid, and with this harsh environment comes a number of challenges. Water is at the top, and with this comes the sanitation challenge. One thing  that...

Maji Milele knows water is life

Access to clean water is perhaps the most major of issues in urban and rural Kenya. Maji Milele is a for-profit social enterprise whose core business is to provide long lasting water services though...

Food farms made from Industrial barrels

In Africa, arable land is on a constant decrease due to urbanization, pollution and climate change. This has made food process go up and access to fresh safe food evermore difficult. A community group in...
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