ENVIRONMENT

Kenya, Nordic Countries Collaborate on Climate Change

Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) in partnership with Nordic Countries have launched a Green Hub to address climate change challenges affecting the country. The Nordic Countries, mainly Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, will provide technological knowledge and innovations to facilitate a low dependency on carbon-based fuels and demonstrate decoupling economic growth from CO2 emissions. Finland’s […]

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Kenyans stage demos in the capital city to demand healthy food

As the world marked ‘World food day’, consumers and small scale farmers in Kenya staged protests in the capital city, Nairobi to demand the government to check its food systems. The more than 1000 protestors marched to Parliament buildings and the Ministry of Agriculture headquarters to express their discontent over the recent food related scandals. […]

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Kenya dominates awards list at the Africa edition of world travel awards

Kenya’s Maasai Mara National Reserve and Diani Beach have been named Africa’s Leading National Park and Leading Beach Destination respectively during the 25thAfrica edition of the World Travel Awards (WTA) ceremony that was held in Durban, South Africa. This is the sixth time that Maasai Mara National Reserve has been crowned as Africa’s leading National […]

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Africa must embrace renewable energy revolution to counter effects of climate change

Today, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a report detailing progress and pathways to liming global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. Responding to the report, Mr. Apollos Nwafor, Pan Africa Director of  Oxfam International (https://www.Oxfam.org) said: “Climate change has set our planet on fire, millions are already feeling the impacts, and the IPCC just […]

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Humpback Whale watching peaks among Kenya’s top travel experiences

Humpback whale watching along Kenya’s coast is now occupying a more prominent place in Kenya’s coastal tourism calendar. This comes at a time when hotels and service providers in Watamu are reporting increased demand for whale watching excursions by tourists over the last three months. One particular hotel in Watamu – Hemingways Watamu – has […]