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Samburu residents set to benefit from business resource centre
Impact of climate change poses grave threat to growth agenda
Trump Removes Climate Change as Threat to US in New Security Strategy
Mae Jemison is trying to save life on Earth by tricking us into thinking we're planning for deep ...
If we fail to plan to adapt to climate change, then we are planning to fail as a country
Kenya's Tana River Basin to get high rainfall: researchers
Climate change may boost rain in Kenyan river basin - scientists
Natural gas critical to Kenya's need
Climate change may boost rain in Kenyan river basin - scientists
Canada announces $15M humanitarian and development assistance in Kenya
Kenya: Natural Gas Critical to Kenya's Need
Kenya's Tana River Basin to get high rainfall: researchers
Kenya: Canada Announces US$15 Million Humanitarian and Development Assistance
Humidity could worsen global warming worldwide - scientists
Nairobi's Dangerous Streets Set to Become Safer for Pedestrians and Cyclists
Overgrazing and climate change fuel wetlands depletion
From Fijian child to Kenyan 'evangelist': Five climate heroes of 2017
Nigeria: Paris Climate Change Agreement - How Has Nigeria Fared?
From a 12-year-old in Fiji to a Kenyan 'evangelist': Five climate heroes of 2017
From Fijian child to Kenyan 'evangelist': Climate heroes of 2017
Kenya's drought “solution” becomes a major menace once again
From Kenyan 'evangelist' to Fijian child: 2017's five climate heroes
From Fijian child to Kenyan 'evangelist': Five climate heroes of 2017
Beating plastic bags use in afforestation
African Solutions Urgently Sought for Agricultural Revolution
New e-book released: IRIN's reporting on climate change and food security
A quarter of the world could become a DESERT if global warming increases by just 2ºC
Global warming of 2ºC more could cause widespread drought
Global warming quickly catching up on Kenya, shows new report
Global warming quickly catching up on Kenya, shows new report
Sierra Leone News: Reporting on climate change is essential
Interview: Global economic outlook for 2018 positive despite geopolitical jitters and climate change ...
Global economic outlook for 2018 positive despite geopolitical jitters and climate change: expert
Approved new typhoid vaccine on the market
Feature: Green gram is new cash cow in Kenya's drylands amid climate change
Green gram is new cash cow in Kenya's drylands amid climate change
Swamp that is a lifeline to many rivers slowly shrinking
WHO Director General Dr. Tedros visits Kenya
As slums face heat extremes, 'I feel really scared,' residents say
'I feel really scared', Nairobi slum dwellers say as heat rises
Crisis as fish shortage hits Lake Baringo
Governors endorse EU and Kenya partnership to conserve water towers
In climate battle, China reaches out to Africa
Carbon credit: A lesson from Kenya
Fishmongers quit trade as stock declines in L Baringo
Why abnormally high temperatures hit Kibera as Nairobi remains cool
UN experts urge Kenya to respect indigenous rights in climate change project
Indigenous rights must be respected during Kenya climate change project -UN experts
We must care for environment or perish
Hotspots H2O, January 16: Drought Continues to Hinder Kenya
Inside Kenya's Turkana region: cattle, climate change, and oil
Indigenous rights and Kenya climate change project
Key river basin could benefit from climate change
Indigenous rights must be respected during Kenya climate change project, say UN experts
UN experts ask Kenya to halt Sengwer evictions from forest land
EU halts Sh3.6 billion funds for Kenyan project in protest
With solar water, trees grow into a sturdy business in Western Kenya
Human rights abuses lead to suspension of EU funded waTER project
EU suspends its support for Water Towers in Kenya
FEATURE-Down to business: Drought-hit Kenyan women trade their way out of poverty
Down to business: Drought-hit Kenyan women trade their way out of poverty
Probe launched over death of Sengwer community member
Kenyan experts urge research, partnerships to promote tea tree farming
Climate insurance scheme targets women farmers in Africa, Asia
Kenya: With Solar Water, Trees Grow Into a Sturdy Business in Western Kenya
Kenya: Human Rights Abuses Lead to Suspension of EU Funded Water Project
Down to Business: Drought-hit Kenyan Women Trade Their Way Out of Poverty
Down to business: Drought-hit Kenyan women trade their way out of poverty
Kenyan experts urge research, partnerships to promote tea tree farming
2017 warmest year, Kenya among most affected countries - FAO
Climate change affecting urbanisation in Kenya's nomadic areas, says Governor
Kenya develops system to capture greenhouse gas emission from livestock
Stakeholders meet to chart path for smart cities in Kenya
German development bank on Kenya's move to geothermal power
Bonde, ministry to launch journalism awards
Education plays critical role in promoting environmental conservation
Easy ways to 'beat' climate change
How African indigenous knowledge in weather forecasts, agriculture can enhance food production
Meteorological Department warns that Kilifi will dry up by 2030
Deforestation: Met warns Kilifi of severe drought
Meteorological records show 2017 was Kenya's coldest year
Greenpeace Africa's Executive Director Wins a Prestigious Human Rights Award
It's time to acknowledge the link between climate change and migration
Reality check on Trump's climate change comments
Climate doom: Rising seas, submerged hotels, thousands jobless
Mammals more likely to survive climate change: study
Kenya unveils ethanol stoves to help mitigate carbon emissions
Kenya Unveils Ethanol Stoves To Help Mitigate Carbon Emissions
Rising seas spell doom, could sink hotels, thousands of jobs
Kenya blames destruction of wetlands on human activities, climate change
Cattle theft in Kenya is being tackled with remote-tracking chip technology
Climate Change is Hurting Children the Most: Here is How to Protect Them
Kenya should prioritise the financing of climate change adaptation, mitigation
The Alternate Realities of Left and Right
Use of green energy can help to curb ravages of climate change
How Drought Sparked a Gender Revolution in a Maasai Community
After Cape Town, more African cities face water crisis: Deloitte
Kenya gets ready for green bonds
When Kenya's poison easily became lucky Uganda's meat
Is Nairobi destined to share Cape Town's fate?
It's not just Cape Town: More African cities face water crisis
Kenya: When Kenya's Poison Easily Became Lucky Uganda's Meat
Kenya Spearheads New Technique to Remove Plastic Bags From Forestry
Kenya's first Olympic alpine skier becomes UN Environment Mountain Hero
More income sources to help Garissa, envoys told
Consumers focus on banks' sustainability programmes
How to unlock climate change finance
DeNiro criticises Trump on climate change
Finland to continue funding Kenya's development Agenda
Does Climate Change Cause More War?
How Climate Change is Fueling Innovation in Kenya
Kenyan lenders take front seat in green growth
Don't jump to conclusions about climate change and civil conflict
Tech can break cycles of hunger and drought
We need strategies to mitigate severe effects of climate change
Urgent, innovative ways needed to boost drinking water supply
Goat grass weed used to improve wheat varieties
Northeastern can overcome its poor development
Water sustains life, not power
Climate change spurs new wave of innovation in Kenya
Seed company develops array of resilient maize varieties
City taps to remain dry as authorities overwhelmed
Why most rives in Kenya are on their deathbed
Kenya's major towns facing water crisis as climate change bites
Kenya to host African Climate Week in April
A Review of Domestic Data Sources for Climate Finance Flows in Recipient Countries
Roundup: Kenya's major towns facing water crisis as climate change bites
Kenya's climate change plan leaves out poor people - lobbies
MPs approve policy on climate change
Can insect-resistant GMO Bt corn help Kenya fight crop pests and climate change?
Why Nairobi is water scarce
MPs urge Uhuru to ban logging and declare it national disaster
Cultivating The Green Opportunity In Kenyan Real Estate
Nairobi water problems to persist until 2026
UNDP, GFLAC Urge Better Monitoring of Climate Change Spending
Nairobi Water Problems to Persist Until 2026
Government suspends timber harvesting as water shortage bites
State outlaws logging to save drying water towers
The damage has already been done, Kenyans rebuke DP Ruto's ban on logging
Climate change threat real but turning the tide is within grasp
Dirty, drying Victoria hurts fishers, vendors, consumers
Climate change to be included in new education curriculum
Why dwindling water sources risk sparking war
Eldoret set to host one of Kenya's biggest marathons
Water rationing in Nairobi to continue
Water rationing in Nairobi to continue till 2026
Millionaires' race: Eldoret City Marathon to become Kenys highest paying race
Nigeria: On the front line of climate change and conflict
Index insurance trialled in sub-Saharan Africa as part of climate change fight
Climate Change Will Increase Uncertainty In Farmers: Economic Survey 2018
Military to secure Kenya's Exclusive Economic Zone
Kenyans to battle severe climate change effects
Kenyans to Battle Severe Climate Change Effects
A coal-fired power plantation project in Kenya
I mourn the forest cover Kenya has lost
Monsanto chief on why GMOs still best bet in war on hunger
The cutting edge
We will pay dearly for destroying forests
Engage youth on matters climate change
Crickets are better than chicken: farmer
I'd never jeopardise Kenya's water towers for political gain: Ruto
Water crisis: State and EU meet to tap Sh3.6bn aid
Kenya: Water Crisis - State and EU Meet to Tap Sh3.6bn Aid
Charcoal trade ravages Kitui forest and game reserve
Kenya: Charcoal Trade Ravages Kitui Forest and Game Reserve
Why you need to harvest rainwater this wet season
Sh1.8 billion needed to save Kibera, Mathare, Mukuru slums from effects of flooding
Sh1.8 billion needed to save Kibera, Mathare, Mukuru slums from effects of flooding
Clean mobility options to counter climate change? Africa Clean Mobility Week March 2018
More protests planned in Kenya over railway through national park
How marketers can help fight global climate change
Kenya's rich will survive, climate change will kill off the rest of us
Wajir County launches Ksh.98.6M Climate Change Fund
Climate change hurts women more than men
Closing the gender gap helps the planet and the economy
CISONECC for independently environmental and climate change executing agency in Malawi
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CISONECC for independently environmental and climate change executing agency in Malawi
Rivers dry up as Mt Kenya glaciers slowly fade away
Families feel the heat after years of deforestation in water towers
To survive climate shocks, farmers must embrace conservation farming
FEATURE-With bottle walls and a recycled ship, Kenya's coast takes on plastic waste
Hotter, Drier, Hungrier: How Global Warming Punishes the World's Poorest
With bottle walls and a recycled ship, Kenya's coast takes on plastic waste
Red Cross Turns to Climate Attribution Science to Prepare for Disasters Ahead
Kenya: With Bottle Walls and a Recycled Ship, Kenya's Coast Takes On Plastic Waste
Warning risks of food security
Kenya must innovate to safeguard her place in global tea market
Teaching Activities for: 'Hotter, Drier, Hungrier: How Global Warming Punishes the World's Poorest'
Why Climate Change in Africa Deserves More Attention
Hotter, drier, hungrier: How Global Warming Punishes the World's Poorest
Louis Berger and Berger Charitable Foundation support youth participation in 2018 Cities and ...
Is Kenya one of the unhappiest countries in the world? UN releases report
Kenya among the most unhappiest countries in the world -Report
Environmental education can help us achieve climate target
Climate Change Forced Early Humans to Get Their Shit Together and Innovate
Changing environment influenced human evolution
Did climate change help modern humans emerge?
Early Humans Survived Climate Change By Becoming More Creative And Sophisticated
Nigeria, Kenya inch closer to interest rate cuts –Report
Reduction of emissions to limit global warming
Uhuru formally received in Cuba with full military honours
Researchers share findings on African vegetables with Kenyan farmers
Fast maturing maize, onion offers hope to farmers
Kenya Invites Cuba to Co-Host Blue Economy Conference
Environmental wars that were once fictional are now reality
India most vulnerable country to climate change - HSBC report
India most vulnerable to climate change, Pak ranks 2nd: report
India most vulnerable country to climate change: HSBC report
India most vulnerable to climate change: HSBC report
Need to make concerted efforts to end water crisis in Kenya
India most vulnerable to climate change
Southeast Asian countries most vulnerable to climate change
Climate Smart Agriculture, combating climate change across Africa
India most vulnerable country to climate change - HSBC report
Climate change could force more than 140 million people from their homes by 2050, major new ...
Climate change vulnerability: Philippines ranks 3rd
Report: Climate change to hit East Africa hard
Climate change could force millions of people to move from their homes
Bullis Charter student speaks at conference on climate change
Celebrating International Day of Forests
First Study on Climate Change and Internal Migration
LETTERS: Forests play key role in climate change fight
India Most Vulnerable to Climate Change: HSBC
Africa mulls strategies to accelerate global climate action
African Experts to create strategies to accelerate global climate action
Kenya is Violently Evicting an Indigenous Tribe in the Name of Water Conservation
Food Crises Intensifying Because of Climate Change and Conflict
Kenyan researcher links climate change and HIV
Farmers change tack to cut food aid dependency
KAHURA: Nairobi wobbles along with a century-old drainage system
Green growth through carbon trading
Kenya works to boost annual coffee production
Anti-trafficking charity launches materials aimed at Kenyan children
Kajiado pastoralists suffer huge losses from drought
Opinion: Let's back forest management team to stem degradation
Why Kenya should not be food insecure
Tough times, tough birds: Kenyan farmers swap back to hardy chickens
A Food Crisis and Climate Change
Kenya: Improved Cook Stoves Solution to Skyrocketing Charcoal Prices
Erik Solheim: Forests in the frontline
Climate change threatens maize output
48 African Countries Meet in Nairobi to Explore Climate Change Technologies
Nairobi meet to explore Africa climate change technologies
African experts set to explore climate change technologies
Somalia: Climate Change Is Feeding Armed Conflict
ISS: Climate change is feeding armed conflict in Somalia
Nairobi to Host the Regional Strategic Meeting of United Cities and Local Governments of Africa ...
Nairobi to Host the Regional Strategic Meeting of United Cities and Local Governments of Africa ...
In traffic-tied Nairobi, the way forward may be on foot
How former BLAZE contestant Babra Chege is tackling climate change through organic farming
Experts meet in Nairobi in bid to tackle climate change, reduce carbon emissions
UN says Africa is embracing technology in managing climate change
Climate Change: UN says Africa is embracing technology
UN urges Africa to embrace traditional crops to combat climate change
Kenya urges African countries to establish climate change funds
UN commends Africa for embracing technology in managing climate change
Kenya set to eradicate malaria by 2030 with increase domestic funding
Maize planting to decline, says FAO official
Kenya To Increase Domestic Funding To Eradicate Malaria By 2030
Sustainable agriculture is key to overcoming hunger and climate crises, says UN food agency
UN Urges Africa To Embrace Traditional Crops To Combat Climate Change
UNFCCC Nairobi Work Programme Contributes to Multiple SDGs
Climate change will impact Africa food security – UN
Responding to reporters' questions in a teleconference on Tuesday, Ms Eddy said she knew of no "validated evidence" linking the spread of fall armyworm to climate change. It is likely that the insect "hopped a flight" from the Americas to Africa, she suggested. In addition to not actually being a worm, the ...
“In collaboration with international partners and the Nairobi Framework Convention ( NFP ), the World Bank has plans to focus on this area in the near ... He cautioned delegates to put their strategies in order and start focusing on climate change with emphasis since Africa remain the least contributing ...
NAIROBI, April 11 (Xinhua) -- The World Bank on Wednesday called for stronger regional collaboration to help develop carbon markets in Africa. ... partners to bring in their expertise," said Al-Hamandou Dorsouma, the African Development Banks (AfDB) Manager for Climate Change and Green Growth.
"The success of these pledges, will determine the rate of action to tackle climate change after 2020," Sacko said during the 10th Africa Carbon Forum in Nairobi. She revealed that besides working closely with African climate negotiators, the organization has embarked on providing technical support to ...
Kajiado Governor Joseph Ole Lenku on Tuesday said a recent trend in global warming has occasioned a decrease in rainfall and an onset of drought that has affected pastoralism. While opening the Fifth Edition of the Kenya Pastoralists Week in Kajiado, Ole Lenku reiterated his government has made ...
Speaking while opening the national celebrations to mark the Kenya pastoralists week 2018 on Tuesday, Kajiado Governor Joseph Ole Lenku opined that ... The five counties have already taken up the Climate Change Adaptation Fund Act, with Isiolo County pumping Sh. 65 million in the last four years; ...
They want county assemblies to craft the Climate Change Adaptation Bill that will create a special fund to promote strategies, products and services that ... Speaking during the launch of the Kenya Pastoralists Week at the Masai Technical Training Institute, they said the strategies would increase ...
A UN official on Tuesday lauded Kenya for putting in place policies and legal instruments that safeguard the country against the effects of adverse climate change. Jukka Uosukainen, the director of the UN Climate Technology Center and Network (CTCN), said the country has worked hard in putting legal ...
“In collaboration with international partners and the Nairobi Framework Convention (NFP), the World Bank has plans to focus on this area in the near ... He cautioned delegates to put their strategies in order and start focusing on climate change with emphasis since Africa remain the least contributing ...
Kenya should not turn its back on the climate change war by firing up a coal plant, but explore renewable energy options that are environmental friendly and sustainable. MWARI MAINA, Nyeri. * * * Desperation should not make us embrace obsolete technologies from our development partners.
NAKURU, Kenya, April 12 (Xinhua) -- Large-scale growing of drought tolerant tree species that have multiple uses in the arid and semi-arid areas (ASALs) will enable Kenyan communities to mitigate against negative effects of climate change, a research scientist at the Kenya Forestry Research Institute ...
NAIROBI, April 12 (Xinhua) -- The UN official on Thursday called on African governments to make cooking gas accessible to poor populations to replace biomass use. Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), said the use of dirty fuel has ...
NAIROBI, April 13 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat) on Thursday called on developing countries to incorporate climate change in their urban planning. "There is need to develop a sustainable urbanization that promotes connectivity and efficient low-carbon ...
UN-Habitat on Thursday urged the developing countries to inculcate climate change in their urban planning during the 10th African Carbon Forum in Nairobi. According to United Nations Human Settlements Program's Executive Director Maimunah Mohd Sharif. "There is need to develop a sustainable ...
NAIROBI, April 13 (Xinhua) -- Climate change experts on Friday called on African governments to put in place carbon pricing regulation to earn taxes from greenhouse gas emissions. El Hadji Diagne, Lead Negotiator for Climate Change Markets, said in Nairobi that carbon pricing is an opportunity that ...
NAIROBI, April 13 (Xinhua) -- The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) on Friday urged African governments to embark on massive development of solar and renewal energy to help combat climate change. UNEP Executive Director Erik Solheim told the governments to view climate change as an ...
NAIROBI, April 13 (Xinhua) -- African environmentalists on Friday launched a plan of action towards achieving United Nations goals on tackling climate change. African climate change policy makers who ended their two-day meeting in Nairobi set out National Determined Contributions (NDCs) ...
El-Hadji Diagne, Lead Negotiator for Climate Change Markets, said in Nairobi that carbon pricing is an opportunity that the continent could not afford to loss. ... as a means of bringing down emissions and drive investment into cleaner options,” Diagne said during the 10th African carbon Forum in Nairobi.
Climate change experts on Friday called on African governments to put in place carbon pricing regulation to earn taxes from greenhouse gas emissions. El-Hadji Diagne, Lead Negotiator for Climate Change Markets, said in Nairobi that carbon pricing is an opportunity that the continent could not afford ...
United States (US) President, Donald Trump, has been encouraging multilateral banks to move away from their position on not financing coal production for energy but the problem has been with climate change activists opposed to the production of coal to provide electricity because of what they argue ...
Director of Climate Change at Kenya's Ministry of Environment, Charles Mutai, has called for an African-funded facility to tackle climate change on the ... in the continent, hence the need for home-grown funding mechanism”, he said, at the Africa Regional Forum of Climate Technology, in Nairobi.
Yet, the country's largest employer faces many challenges that range from poor infrastructure, poor weather forecasting and vagaries of climate change. Because of that, Kenyan farmers are at a distinct disadvantage compared to their counterparts in the Americas, Europe or Asia, despite enjoying some ...
They called for overhauling of forest management to save Nigeria and Africa from imminent climate change, saying that the continued existence of the black ... The participating countries at the forum include; The Gambia, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Niger, Benin Republic, Chad, Senegal, Kenya, Tanzania, ...
George Kebaso @Morarak. Livestock farmers are staring at a Sh70 billion loss in the next 12 to 20 years due to frequent droughts, a new study warns. A survey by Kenya Market Trust, covering 21 counties in Arid and Semi Arid Lands (ASALs), shows that Kenya is likely to lose about 1.7 million cows, ...
Director of Climate Change at Kenya's Ministry of Environment, Charles Mutai, has called for an African-funded facility to tackle climate change on the continent. “The increased climate change vulnerability causes huge burdens in the continent, hence the need for home-grown funding mechanism”, ...
From drought to floods, the impact of global climate change has extended its tentacles to Africa. Notably, Kenya has felt the scourge of erratic rain patterns and extreme weather events. In the months of February and March, discussions around the country's 'slow desertification' made headlines in the ...
Members of the forum with headquarters in Nairobi (Kenya), were on a five-day West and Central African workshop to Osun on the need to advance forestry in Africa. Addressing the participants at a dinner, the governor said Africa did not deserve to suffer the bad effect of climate change, had it been the ...
... Osun State, advocated tree planting to save the continent from the possible negative effect of climate change. The participating countries at the forum include The Gambia, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Niger, Benin Republic, Chad, Senegal, Kenya, Tanzania, Guinea Bissau, Cameroon, Liberia, Togo, Congo, ...
NEW DELHI: Commonwealth rich nations are contributing less towards the global effort to tackle climate change, while poorer nations are over-achieving on ... The results show that Britain, Canada, and Australia are in the red, whilst poorer countries like Bangladesh, Kenya and Zambia are in credit.
The cost of conservation and climate change has been felt by forest dwelling communities who were displaced to set up two national parks, Bwindi and ... from malaria until we were evicted from Mt. Elgon,” said Batya Moya, an elder among the Benets at Suam in Bukwo district near the Uganda-Kenya ...
In Kenya, a group of entrepreneurs is turning poop into charcoal in a bid to stop the waste polluting waterways and to halt deforestation. Human excrement is collected and converted into charcoal briquettes. These are specially treated with ingredients such as molasses to give them a pleasant fragrance.
NAIROBI, Kenya — With high vulnerability to adverse effects of climate change, African countries are keen to develop, acquire and disseminate technologies for mitigation and adaptation. Available only for IP-Watch Subscribers. Please login or subscribe to read the full story.
A report by development charity Christian Aid has found that the Commonwealth's richer nations are doing less than poorer ones to address climate change. Released at the start of the Commonwealth Heads of Government meetings this week, the study, Climate inequality in the Commonwealth, ...
The Paris Agreement on Climate Change seeks international interventions to hold the rise in the global average temperature to below 2 degrees Celsius ... But according to a new study conducted in all of Kenya's 21 semi-arid counties, at least five have surpassed the 1.5-degree mark and the impact, ...
... at building resilience among pastoral communities in northern Kenya through timely and relevant information, an NGO programme officer has said. ... The officer added that the plan was in line with the county integrated development plan, the Constitution, Vision 2030, the National Climate Change ...
In the coming months, the project will work with MSMEs in Kenya and Morocco to develop climate-change adaptation strategies. The participants will be exposed to a blended learning approach consisting of customized advisory services for MSMEs and online leaning modules. This includes online ...
Ms Perry has also confirmed USD 1.7 million to reduce carbon emissions in Pacific countries, supporting the UN's climate change targets set out in the ... Alongside this, Science Minister Sam Gyimah has announced a USD 5.2 million UK Space Agency International Partnerships Programme in Kenya ...
NAIROBI — Cooperation between countries and the private sector will be key to the successful implementation of the Paris Agreement on climate change in African nations, panelists at Africa Climate Week held at the United Nations Office at Nairobi said. Africa is the most vulnerable continent to the ...
The article below highlights the harsh conditions of living and the consequences of climate change on the indigenous peoples of Uganda, who are for ... from malaria until we were evicted from Mt. Elgon,” said Batya Moya, an elder among the Benets at Suam in Bukwo district near the Uganda-Kenya ...
"Much more is still needed specifically in the management and conservation and allied natural resources to achieve a forest cover since forests are vital in carbon sequestration thus help in mitigating climate change," Tobiko said. He commended Kenya Forestry Research Institute for sharing research ...
We all witnessed the event which occurred in March 2018 – the death of the last male northern white rhino in Kenya. We understand that the problem of climate change is largely caused by carbon emissions. With the help of Rosatom, we believe that our purpose is to draw attention to the problem of ...
NAIROBI, April 18 (Xinhua) -- A UN environment expert has called for the adoption of conservation agriculture in Africa to help save the continent from climate change. Richard Munang, UN Environment Africa Climate Change Coordinator, said that if not checked, climate change is projected to shrink ...
Livestock farmers risk losing between Sh34 billion to Sh68 billion due to drought and other effects of climate change, a study has revealed. The study released by the Kenya Market Trust showed that Kenya risks losing about 1.7 million cattle which is about 52 percent of the total cattle population in arid ...
He called for the adoption of smart agriculture, adding African countries agriculture sectors are at risk due to climate change. According to Munang Kenya's agriculture sector alone is projected to record 1-degree Celsius temperature increase that will reduce crop revenue by 14 percent in the next two ...
ACF2018 was hosted and supported by the Government of Kenya, and organized by the Nairobi Framework Partnership and Kenya's National Environment Management Authority. The Nairobi Framework Partnership, which brings together stakeholders to address climate change with a focus on ...
NAIROBI, April 19 (Xinhua) -- East African countries said Thursday they have started developing a harmonized forest policy and strategy to increase ... to help increase forest cover to improve rainfall pattern, increase food security, address water problem and help address climate change," he added.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has invited President Uhuru Kenyatta to the G7 summit in Quebec in June, which will focus on climate change, security issues and trade, underscoring Kenya's role as a key player in the search of stability in the east African region. Prime Minister Trudeau ...
... Trudeau has invited President Uhuru Kenyatta to the G7 summit in Quebec in June, which will focus on climate change, security issues and trade, underscoring Kenya's ... PM Trudeau accepted President Kenyatta's request for Canada to co-host the Oceans Conference Kenya is hosting in November.
In February, Kenyans awoke to news that has become an annual ritual: Authorities were considering temporarily shutting down hydropower dams, the ... sustainable, reliable and clean energy in a region that is facing worsening droughts linked to climate change and strained hydropower production.
“In Dadaab, the refugees feel doomed either way because when there's a drought, there's no food and when it rains, there's disease,” he said. “Following the drought, communities in Northern Kenya have been praying for rain. But climate change, desertification and deforestation mean the top soil has ...
Commonwealth leaders huddled at a retreat at a royal residence in the English county of Berkshire on Friday, to flesh out an implementation plan for their agreement on deepening trade in their 53-member organization, improving security, tackling climate change, and a concerted effort to work together.
The leaders also agreed a "blue charter" to protect the ocean from pollution and climate change and a "cyber declaration" to combat online crime and threats. The meeting during a two-day summit involved 46 heads of Commonwealth governments and foreign ministers from the remaining seven ...
To most climate change victims, the global search for solutions to problems bedeviling them right in their immediate environments has been slow and obstinate. However, when Kenya called for global support for its climate agenda at the COP22 climate talks in Morocco, optimism had grown. The main ...
Through partnership with Ahadi Kenya, WWF-Kenya will be engage more than five women's groups in Murang'a in distributing 3,000 Hass avocado seedlings. They will also ... The current rate of forest destruction points to catastrophic and irreversible losses of biodiversity and worsening climate change.
Seventy new water towers have been identified as the government targets 10 per cent forest cover by 2022. Monica Kalenda, Chief Conservator of Forests, says Kenya needs to plant 360 million seedlings annually instead of the current 170 million to effectively deal with the effects of climate change.
NAIROBI (IDN) – African countries are faced with the huge challenge of funding climate change mitigation and adaptation programmes to ensure sustainable development. Hard hit by the impacts of climate change manifested in persistent droughts, floods, storms, rising sea levels and other forms of ...
NAIROBI (ACP-IDN) – African countries are faced with the huge challenge of funding climate change mitigation and adaptation programmes to ensure sustainable development. Hard hit by the impacts of climate change manifested in persistent droughts, floods, storms, rising sea levels and other forms ...
Josef Kienzle, Leader of the Mechanisation task team at FAO commented at a recent conference in Kenya: “There is need for a paradigm shift on intensive ... Similarly, Richard Mungang, UN Environment's Africa Climate Change Coordinator, has lobbied for an increase in climate smart agriculture to ...
NAIROBI, April 24 (Xinhua) -- The private sector arm of the World Bank Group on Tuesday said that it will assist African nations to embrace green buildings in order to combat climate change. Dennis Odenyi Quansah, Consultant for Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies Africa Implementation, ...
... on Tuesday said that it will assist African nations to embrace green buildings in order to combat climate change. Dennis Odenyi Quansah, Consultant for Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies Africa Implementation, at the International Finance Corporation (IFC) told Xinhua in Nairobi that the aim ...
climate change The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) and Commonwealth Academies of Science have called on the Commonwealth Heads of ... from the following countries including Australia, Bangladesh, Botswana, India, Mauritius, Mozambique, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan, South Africa, Kenya, ...
NAIROBI, April 24 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's capacity to respond to negative impacts of climate change has suffered a severe blow as floods continue to wreak havoc in many parts of the country this long rain season. The East African nation has experienced unprecedented flooding that has claimed an ...
Wajir is the first county in Kenya to establish a legal framework geared towards helping communities tackle climate change. The others are Isiolo, Makueni, Kitui and Garissa, which are at different stages of establishing a similar legal framework that will see counties set up County Climate Change Fund ...
COM - Recent climate resilience research has shown that Kyrgyzstan is the third most vulnerable to climate change impacts in Eastern Europe and ... Development of the United Kingdom, and spanning seven countries: Kenya, Tanzania, Senegal, Burkino Faso, Pakistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan.
Quansah noted that buildings are a significant contributor of green house gas emissions and hence green buildings could play an important role in fighting climate change. He added that the IFC is keen to increase green building technology in Africa, as the continent is expected to experience rapid ...
They discuss issues of global concern, including the world economic outlook, global financial stability, poverty eradication, inclusive economic growth and job creation, climate change, and others. The last time the Annual Meetings were held in Africa was in 1973, in Nairobi, Kenya. The Annual Meetings ...
“It is common knowledge that what we are going through is as a result of effects of climate change, which is a global phenomenon. Parliament should work towards making laws which will help Kenya sail through the phenomenon with minimal suffering of our people,” Mwangangi said. He asked the 47 ...
"We already have the Wajir Climate Change Act 2016, which is anchored on the Kenya Climate Change Act 2016. Under this Act, the funds allocated are being used to fund climate projects, programmes and activities, and we are seeing an improvement in people's livelihoods," he explains. Aid workers ...
“The arid areas of Northern Kenya have suffered effects of climate change. Increasingly, frequent and severe drought places undue hardship and conflict over resources. By creating platform and open spaces for dialogue based on common values and team work, we can mitigate future conflict while ...
"The arid areas of Northern Kenya have suffered effects of climate change. Increasingly, frequent and severe drought places undue hardship and conflict over resources. By creating platform and open spaces for dialogue based on common values and team work, we can mitigate future conflict while ...
Exploitation of biogas would also alleviate climate change as the fuel would halt destruction of forests and woodlands for wood and charcoal. Tourism would also get a boost as wild animals and habitats depend on forests and graze lands. Tourism could help Kenya tackle unemployment. In essence ...
The government plans to have at least 10 per cent forest cover by 2030, a move the Deputy President says is part of the measures being undertaken to mitigate climate change. Present in the meeting were Environment Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko, Environment PS Charles Sunkuli, among others.
The film tells the story of a young Samburu woman in Kenya whose community is working to save elephants, reknitting an ancient coexistence between people and .... On March 28, Human Nature explained four ways elephants benefit your life including planting trees, which fights climate change.
With temperatures soaring around the world, climate change is having an increasing impact on changing the face of the earth. A report in Science Alert mentions ... Earlier last month a huge crack several kilometres long made a sudden appearance in south-western Kenya. The tear caused part of the ...
Environment PS Charles Sunkuli and Chief Administration Secretary Mohamed Elmi were present. The government plans to have at least 10 per cent forest cover by 2022 as part of the measures undertaken to mitigate climate change. Currently, forests only cover 7.24 per cent of Kenya's land mass.
In drought-stricken Kenya life for all residents, and particularly the herding community, has been nothing less than devastating. Erratic weather patterns and the increasing effects of climate change have led to a lack of vegetation and water resources jeopardising the survival of livestock and the ...
Alternative Waste Technologies is a mission-driven social enterprise in Kenya that guarantees safety while cooking and reduces the climate change impact of traditional fuels by manufacturing charcoal briquettes as an alternative to traditional charcoal and firewood – both of which contribute to air ...
This is corroborated by a 2010 survey by the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) titled A comprehensive study and analysis on energy consumption patterns in Kenya, which revealed that the most popular fuel types are: kerosene (80 per cent), charcoal (60 per cent), ...
In drought-stricken Kenya, life for all residents and particularly the herding community, has been nothing less than devastating. Erratic weather patterns and the increasing effects of climate change have led to a lack of vegetation and water resources jeopardising the survival of livestock and the ...
Land and water-related conflicts are flaring up across Kenya, amid drought, population growth and high unemployment. Climate change is worsening tensions, as erratic rains push farmers and herders deeper into poverty. Clashes over land are common across east Africa's biggest economy, from ...
In 2016, Kenya made an even greater stride towards curbing environmental degradation by passing the Climate Change Act (CCA) and the Forest ... implementation and regulation of mechanisms to enhance climate change resilience for the sustainable development of Kenya's environment. The Act ...
The number of sheep and goats increased by 76 percent during the same period, the study said. Cattle thrive best in temperatures between 10 to 30 degrees Celsius, said Mohammed Said of Kenya Markets Trust and one of the lead authors of the study. So as climate change brings hotter summers, ...
The three rivers supplying water to Ndakaini dam; Githika, Thika and Kayuyu that are fed by tributaries streaming-in from the Aberdare ranges. But the report cites degradation of the catchment area as another issue coupled with the effects of climate change. "A lot of rainfall has so far fallen in Nairobi and ...
Cattle thrive best in temperatures between 10 to 30 degrees Celsius, said Mohammed Said of Kenya Markets Trust and one of the lead authors of the study. So as climate change brings hotter summers, cattle are becoming less well suited to arid regions of the country, he said. In contrast, smaller ...
Corruption in the forest service drives deforestation in Kenya, an investigation finds (Reuters). Poorer areas in the tropics are likely to bear the brunt of climate change, a new model shows (Phys.Org). Oxfam reports that climate-change mitigation funds aren't ending up in the hands of the world's poor as ...
Massive growth in construction in Kilimani area, Nairobi, has continued to contribute to global warming. Concrete absorbs a lot of heat during sunny days but takes time to cool," Kilimani Project Foundation Programme Assistant Martha Wamuyu said on Friday. "So many apartments are coming up within ...
We will lose foreign investors as the system disintegrates further. I am optimistic, however, that President Uhuru understands how economic growth in Kenya must address the nexus between food security, climate change, biodiversity and water. I do not doubt that he will see wisdom in 'The Big Five', but ...
She said it will require the collective resolve and resilience of all Kenyans to recover what has been wiped out through human actions and the devastating effects of climate change. “This is no longer a waiting game. Our actions require urgent, bold, decisive response from all stakeholders, both private ...
But farmer James Muchangi thinks tilapia and catfish might be his crop of the future as climate change brings more unpredictable weather and ...
The National Museums of Kenya (NMK) has attributed the destruction of the stairs to violent waves triggered by climate change. Speaking at the site on Saturday, NMK's director of antiquities, sites and monuments, Purity Kiura, said more monuments located close to shorelines were being destroyed by ...
Massive growth of new construction projects within Kilimani area is continuously contributing to global warming. Kilimani ... The Foundation partnered with Nairobi county, Hurlingham's Four Points hotel staff, Organic Farmers , Kilimani Chiefs office representative and NIC bank during the launch of the ...
... designated authority to the UN Climate Change Adaptation Fund representing Liberia, Nathaniel T. Blama, Sr. has requested the Secretariat of the UN Climate Change Adaptation Fund through United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Nairobi, Kenya to assist Liberia access US$10 million.
But Africa needs to deal with climate change-induced dangers, as well as take advantage of the opportunities that can come from cooperation and investment in ambitious climate action. This was the cornerstone of the Africa Carbon Forum 2018 held in Kenya last month (11-13 April).
But next time the rains fail - an increasingly common problem in northern Kenya - he hopes a new mobile phone app will help him move his ... As climate change brings longer droughts and more unpredictable rainfall, herders often need to travel further and to less-well-known areas to find grass and ...
... emerging societal trends, environment and climate change, sexual reproductive rights, and gender based violence. In Kenya for instance, musicians ...
EPA Executive Director, Nathaniel T. Blama, on behalf of Liberia, made the request to the Secretariat of the United Nations Climate Change Adaptation Fund through UN Environment Program (UNEP), Nairobi, Kenya on the margins of the on-going UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany.
As climate change brings longer droughts and more unpredictable rainfall, herders often need to travel further and to less-well-known areas to find ...
NAIROBI, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Kenya is facing one of its worst floods crises in years after rainwater displaced thousands of people across the country.
NAIROBI, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Kenya could be staring at a health crisis as ... This phenomenon that is linked to climate change has in particular cast a ...
Take the example of Kenya, where many farmers including those I work with ... in many of the climate change impacted countries including countries in the ... From Kenya's climate smart villages that have helped farmers to transform ...
NAIROBI, May 8 (Xinhua) -- The current flooding in Kenya is likely to ... He warned that the ravages of climate change across many parts of the country ...
Released by UN Climate Change and prepared under the Nairobi work programme, the report, titled: “Adaptation in human settlements: key findings ...
A soon-to-be-launched satellite developed by students and researchers from the University of Nairobi marks Kenya's most ambitious venture into space ... It will allow Kenya to gather data on climate change, wildlife mapping, earth mapping, weather forecasts, coastline monitoring, transport and logistics.
The dam, once one of Nairobi's recreation areas, a wet land and a source of clean water, is now home to sewage, garbage and water hyacinth as well as ... Because of global warming and climate change, some regions— including Nairobi— are receiving heavy rainfall yet nothing or very little has been ...
"There is a need to redesign infrastructure so as to take up worst case scenarios since many of them were designed for the ordinary weather," he says, attributing the frequent flooding to climate change. Because of global warming and climate change, some regions-- including Nairobi-- are receiving ...
CIAT is rolling out climate-smart agriculture (CSA) profiles for four additional African countries. They are Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Niger, and Ethiopia. CSA refers to practices that aim to increase farm productivity while helping farmers adapt to climate change or reduce greenhouse gas emissions, or both.
Coastal forest conservation in Kenya adds up ... Under the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change, Kenya has committed to reducing ...
In the case of Kenya, CIAT has also produced climate risk profiles for 31 counties. These subnational profiles map risks across certain agricultural value chains in those areas and detail practices that can help these regions mitigate those risks. “By understanding climate change risks in a given location, ...
Kenya plans to encourage construction of green buildings in order to ... to ensure that the building sector does not contribute to climate change.
NAIROBI, May 10 (Xinhua) -- Kenya plans to use satellite data in order to combat climate change, a senior government official said on Thursday.
Kenya's woes have just become worse after a dam burst in Nakuru on Wednesday evening. The area downstream was densely populated and, ...
More than 30 people have been killed in Kenya's Rift Valley after a dam burst its banks following ... READ MORE: Of climate change and Kenya's rains ...
Kenya is among five African countries that will benefit from a satellite ... target interventions aimed at improving our actions against climate change, ...
Kenya plans to use satellite data in order to combat climate change, a senior government official said on Thursday. William Ruto, the Deputy President ...
That is why Kenya is the only country globally to come up with Climate Change Act 2016," Elmi said. The open source data cube was developed by ...
He noted that floods in Kenya had left more than 130 people dead and ... Overnight a dam had been breached north of Nairobi killing more than 30 people. ... for the Global South, climate change really was an issue of life and death.
by Roop Singh, Climate Centre, New York. With devastating seasonal rains in Kenya yesterday reported by the Kenya Red Cross (KRC) to have ...
Kenya will today launch its first satellite made by University of Nairobi ... "The first Kenyan university nano satellite precursor flight will be launched. ... will be used in collecting data on climate change, wildlife mapping, earth mapping, ...
Millions of Kenyans and Ugandans will experience extreme heat stress later this century as a result of climate change, a new US scientific study warns ...
He urged Kenyans to pray for the affected families and also move into ... He said effects of climate change posed grave danger to Kenyans and the ...
The Head of State urged Kenyans to not only remember the affected ... He said effects of climate change posed grave danger to Kenyans and the ...
The Primates also discussed theological education, climate change, ... killed while the conference took place after a dam collapsed north of Nairobi.
The increasing degradation of ecosystems and the growing impact of climate change urgently call for a change in the way we manage our natural ...
The Sengwer Indigenous people of Embobut Forest, Kenya are being ... heavily invested in conservation and climate change projects, to ensure that ...
Debate around climate change dominates the dry season but fades away when it rains. For instance, it was a hot topic when Kenya was experiencing ...
Stop blaming climate change, plan to reduce impact of floods ... Budalang'i, Narok and Nairobi have made similar headlines in the recent past.
Launched in 2015 by the U.S. Forest Service and supported by Kenyan partners and the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), the ...
By JEREMIAH WAKAYA, NAIROBI, Kenya, May 15 – Amnesty International is ... This is a flagrant violation of Kenyan and international law,” Kenya's ... (EU) to suspend funding for the Kenya Water Towers Protection Climate Change ...
Kenyans have been warned that later this century they will experience ... that the conditions will be too extreme and will be caused by climate change.
... men falling ill from insect-borne diseases resulting from global warming. ... And this Science Week, Kenya made history a second time by launching ...
Nairobi — Amnesty International is calling for the conversion of the ... (EU) to suspend funding for the Kenya Water Towers Protection Climate Change ...
Climate change has affected every other sphere of life. ... It took effect during the 2017 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup in Kenya to allow players to ...
[NAIROBI] The post-2020 climate actions of African countries need to be ... Al-Hamdou Dorsouma, manager, Climate Change and Green Growth ...
Yvonne M, Richard O, Solomon S, George K: Farmer perception and adaptation strategies on climate change in lower eastern Kenya: a case of finger ...
NAIROBI, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Scientists from the International Center for ... The scientist noted that the impacts from climate change on people in ...
Kenya has been able to witness overtopping of bridges, roads getting ... getting ill of insect-borne diseases that come as a result of global warming.
But beekeeping, Kenyan experts now say, is not proving as climate hardy as ... an alternative way of making money as climate change brings harsher weather. ... The area he and colleagues studied in Kitui County, in eastern Kenya, ...
CHEMARE, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In the middle of a ... beekeeping has a place as Kenyan communities confront climate change – if ...
Still, beekeeping has a place as Kenyan communities confront climate change – if unsustainable practices affecting bees are changed, experts say.
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 17 2018 (IPS) - Promoting the widespread use of ... the hostile effects of climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and ... A satellite program in Kenya measures the progressive impact of drought ...
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 17 – A Kenyan company that converts manure into ... address sustainable agriculture while mitigating against climate change.
Two other cities – Nairobi and Abidjan – are expected to submit their plans to ... Read: Kenya's climate change plan leaves out poor people - lobbies.
... the unprecedented flooding being experienced in the country this rain season confirmed that Kenya's vulnerability to climate change has escalated.
World Bank funded Kenya Climate Ventures, concluded a KSh 35 million ... and contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation,” said Paul.
The impact of climate change on the spread of diseases in Africa is well ... In Kenya, the researchers found that the community was not aware of Rift ...
Nairobi — Promoting the widespread use of innovative technologies will be critical to combat the hostile effects of climate change and reduce ...
Kenya Climate Ventures (KCV), a World Bank Fund, just concluded a KSh 35 ... and contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation,” said Paul.
Droughts and flooding could become more common in Kenya going forward, ... the global treaty Kenya signed in 2015 to help stop climate change.
Apart from attending main meetings, Kenya's delegation led by Health ... and post-certification, Health, environment and climate change among others.
Apart from attending main meetings, Kenya's delegation, led by Health ... post-certification, health, environment and climate change among others.
She said Kenya's strategy to fight climate change needs revision to include projects that can directly help the poor. Kenya's climate change strategy ...
Climate change is one lesson majority of Kenyans will hardly forget for a long time to come. We have just come out of drought episode, the longest that ...
The UN agency was to support the Government to access the funds to address the impact of climate change, encourage energy and water saving ...
By MUTHONI WAWERU, NAIROBI, Kenya, May 22 – Climate change experts have highlighted funding as a major hindrance in the implementation of ...
We are told it is not raining this year on that part of Kenya due to some new unexplainable weather phenomenon resulting from global warming that ...
Mr Macharia said Kenya has been increasingly shifting its attention to its water resources as climate change continues to undermine its investments on ...
Kenya Climate Change working group chairman John Kioli wondered why Kenya wants to go back to coal yet it has been dumped by other countries.
An NGO has welcomed the climate change law in Garissa, saying it will ... Womankind Kenya head of operations Abdirahman Kusow said the law was ...
FEATURE-Hit by wild weather, Kenya's herders fire up a hot new crop: chilli ... their incomes in the face of harsher weather linked to climate change.
KITENGELA, Kenya, May 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – In this arid stretch of Kajiado County, where worsening heat and drought have been ...
ISHIARA, Kenya, May 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Even during the dry season, Venanzio Njiru's farm ... and herders continue to make a living, even as climate change brings harsher and more unpredictable conditions.
In Kenya, for example, MSMEs employ around 80 per cent of the workforce and ... However, these businesses are highly vulnerable to climate change.
... new climate change policies in the region. Development of such policies dominated a recent summit on climate-smart agriculture in Nairobi, where ...
Environmental conservationists in Coastal Kenya have taken new steps to preserve the endangered mangrove forests along the Indian Ocean, with ...
This is particularly key given the heightened climate change debate. ... This is all too familiar given the recent outbreaks of cholera in both Nairobi and ...
“Maize, which is the preferred crop in many farming systems in Kenya, is not well adapted for current climatic conditions, nor is it well-suited under the ...
ISHIARA, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Even during the dry season, ... even as climate change brings harsher and more unpredictable conditions. In Njiru's area of Kenya, the switch to more diversified agriculture has been ...
But is there any evidence for this link between climate change and conflict? ... Climate change can play a role in forcing people to migrate. ... Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda and ...
KITENGELA, Kenya, May 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In this arid ... their incomes in the face of harsher weather linked to climate change.
Hit by wild weather, Kenya's herders fire up a hot new crop: chilli peppers ... their incomes in the face of harsher weather linked to climate change.
G7 Summit: Kenya's connection, gains and prospects .... Under the “Working Together on Climate Change, Oceans and Clean Energy” theme, ...
\R Paris, May 24 (AFP) Ten families from Europe, Kenya, and Fiji have filed suit against the European Union over global warming threats to their ...
The Sami are indigenous people of northern Europe, and bringing this case because the consequences of climate change “threatens the survival of ...
Ten families from Europe, Kenya, and Fiji have filed suit against the European Union over global warming threats to their homes and livelihoods, their ...
... the size of the bond whose proceeds go into climate change-aligned projects, ... Kenya needs about Sh2.4 trillion to support green economy activities in ... Sovereign or public green bond issuance in Kenya will be the first in East ...
Kenya mulls sovereign green bond to plug 2018/2019 budget deficit ... patterns making Kenya very vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.
Ten families from Europe, Kenya, and Fiji have filed suit against the European Union, seeking to limit global warming's threats to their homes and ...
t seems obvious that climate change has – and will – cause human conflict and the mass ... Climate change can play a role in forcing people to migrate. ... Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, ...
Environmental lawyer Roda Verheyen, who is representing the families, said: "Climate change is already an issue for the courts in the European ...
Recently, I attended a conference in Nairobi themed 'Strengthening Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change in Kenya Plus', which was ...
PARIS, France (AFP) — Ten families from Europe, Kenya, and Fiji have filed suit against the European Union, seeking to limit global warming's threats ...
PARIS: Ten families from Europe, Kenya, and Fiji have filed suit against the European Union, seeking to limit global warming's threats to their homes ...
PARIS - Ten families from Europe, Kenya, and Fiji have filed suit against the European Union over global warming threats to their homes and ...
By JEREMIAH WAKAYA, NAIROBI, Kenya, May 25 – A household from the northern part of the country is among ten families suing the European ...
Floods and drought linked to effects of climate change are wiping out 5.5 per cent of Kenya's gross domestic product (GDP) after every seven years, ...
Climate change is something that cannot be perceived in an immediate way. ... The families, from Fiji, France, Germany, Italy, Kenya, Portugal, Romania, and ... to be more ambitious in their efforts to prevent future global warming.
A total of ten families from five EU countries, Kenya and Fiji, as well as a ... of life, health, livelihood and property by failing to combat global warming.
Food Tank President Danielle Nierenberg will feature climate change ... For example, Vivian from Kenya tells us about climate-smart villages in East ...
The report however warned the producers of the climate change threat to tea production as tea production is highly sensitive to the changes in ...
Families sue the European Union over climate change ... The families — who hail from Portugal, Germany, France, Italy, Romania, Kenya, and Fiji ... “In a climate change scenario beyond 2°C, which is where we are headed with the ...
... to get its member states to take more drastic action on climate change. Last week, families from Portugal, Germany, France, Italy, Romania, Kenya, ...
... climate change, and work together for the betterment of the lives of the people of the Commonwealth. During the Commonwealth Summit, Kenya ...
Rodney Kili of Kenya said climate change and warmer weather have resulted in arrival of new crop diseases and worsened pest invasions in his ...
Tea production rises: but FAO warns of climate change threat ... tonnes in 2027, reflecting major output increases in China, Kenya and Sri Lanka.
The report, however, had warned producers of climate change threat to tea production as tea production is highly sensitive to changes in growing ...
The agricultural sector, which is highly affected by climate change, contributes 26 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP) to the Kenyan ...
Hope for evicted forest people as Kenya vows to honour landmark ruling ... from the Mau Forest - Kenya's largest water catchment area - in the Rift Valley. ... that covers humanitarian news, climate change, resilience, women's rights, ...
Kenya: Hope for Evicted Forest People As Kenya Vows to Honour ... Kenya's Ogiek people are optimistic of returning to their ancestral forests as the ... that covers humanitarian news, climate change, resilience, women's rights, ...
... pastoral livestock keepers has been proposed and tested in Kenya. ... Climate change is a complex phenomenon and cannot be responded to ...
To protect Kenyans from the adverse effects of climate change, the chair called on the National Assembly to pass the Climate Fund Bill that will see ...
... people will be at risk of river flooding in Kenya due to climate change, states a report published by the World Health Organisation in conjunction with ...
[NAIROBI] Creating and scaling up technologies to increase agricultural productivity and combat climate change in Sub-Saharan Africa requires ...
They also said the construction of the plant will contribute to global climate change undermining Kenya's commitment to reduce emissions under the ...
NAIROBI, KENYA: President Uhuru Kenyatta left the country on Tuesday ... Friday and Saturday, will focus on economic growth, climate change and security. ... Cabinet Secretary, Monica Juma said the G7 Summit is crucial to Kenya, ...
What should be a welcome change to the weather in Kenya — rain — has instead turned the country into a life-threatening disaster zone. Rainfall so ...
But poor urban planning is as much a risk as climate change, said Juliette Biao ... When heavy rains hit Kenya's capital in March, Penina Mueni's three ...
But poor urban planning is as much a risk as climate change, said Juliette Biao Koudenoukpo, the regional director of the U.N. Environment ...
NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When heavy rains hit Kenya's ... But as climate change brings more intense rains, it is threatening her ...
NAIROBI, June 7 (Xinhua) -- Africa's forestry cover is fast increasing ... less natural forest cover and climate change effects, farmers have inculcated the ...
... its corporate obligation to combating climate change and protecting natural resourcesin Kenya and across its footprint of 33 African countries.
The tailor, who repairs clothes in southern Nairobi's Makuru kwa Reuben slum, hadn't had problems with flooding earlier. But as climate change ...
NAIROBI, June 07, (Xinhua) - Africa's forestry cover is fast increasing courtesy of farmer's regeneration efforts, a forestry expert revealed on Thursday.
Nairobi — Worsening flooding is costing sub-Saharan Africa 1.4 percent of its ... But as climate change brings more intense rains, it is threatening her ...
NAIROBI, June 07, (Xinhua) - Africa's forestry cover is fast increasing ... natural forest cover and climate change effects, farmers have inculcated the ...
Uhuru and Kagame focused on regional security, trade, climate change and ... Kenya has already won Canada's support for the Oceans Summit.
AfDB supports 35-MW geothermal power plant in Kenya ... Kenya's energy sector as well as tangible efforts to curb climate change and encourage ...
Divisions between Trump and the other six leaders go way beyond trade - they include climate change, relations with Iran and the Israel-Palestinian ...
The president gave Kenya's experience in banning plastic carrier bags last August, with manufacturers and importers facing up to Sh4 million in fines if ...
... and developing unique ways to recycle waste, the Co-operatives help reduce Kenya's carbon emissions and the adverse effects of climate change,” ...
Kenya will open an embassy in Senegal in four months to boost ... its commitment to working with Kenya on environment and climate change matters.
Wangai Ndirangu of the Jomo Kenyatta University in Kenya told the conference erratic rainfall patterns as a result of climate change is putting the lives ...
READ: Poor left out of mining profits as 'resource curse' hits Kenya ... As the IMF points out, if there is no progress in combating climate change, poor ...
... unique ways to recycle waste, the co-operatives help reduce Kenya's carbon emissions and the adverse effects of climate change,” said Mungai.
Kenya: Ushirika Council Partners With Ask to Plant 1,000 Trees ... Kenya's carbon emissions and the adverse effects of climate change," said Mungai.
Kenya: Menengai geothermal project receives funding ... Kenya's energy sector as well as tangible efforts to curb climate change and encourage ...
Poor nations, including Kenya, were also called out for their reckless debt ... resources to protect the oceans by fighting plastics and climate change.
The meeting of the world's most industrialised nations and which dwelt on gender equality, economic growth, security and climate change, was nearly ...
In short, Nairobi lacks sufficient water, particularly in an era where climate change is bringing less predictable rains. “When there is a water shortage it ...
FEATURE-Nairobi looks for new water to ease its growing thirst ... In short, Nairobi lacks sufficient water, particularly in an era where climate change is ...
Large numbers of Africa's most iconic tree – the Baobab – are dying, almost certainly as a result of climate change, according to a new report in a ...
The environmental lobbies have been challenging the use of coal energy in Kenya advised mainly by the global climate change agenda, and also ...
The recent flooding should teach us how to adapt to climate change. ... The Kenya Red Cross Society and other first responders scamper to save lives ...
In short, Nairobi lacks sufficient water, particularly in an era where climate change is bringing less predictable rains. "When there is a water shortage it ...
... environmental protection and climate change; cultural values, diversity and .... wildlife conservation in Kenya; climate change vulnerability in Mexico; ...
They participated in the Global Climate Change Olympiad held in April this year in Nairobi, Kenya. Both of them clinched medals in different categories ...
"The enactment of climate change act has given impetus on our national programs to reverse desertification. We are also implementing several ...
The effects of climate change – a source of grave, albeit familiar, concern for many people in Kenya and in East Africa generally –present formidable ...
They add that the plant would be counterproductive to the country's climate goals and commitment including the Paris Climate Change Accord, ...
The Climate Change Exposure Index (CCEI) released in 2016 by risk analytics firm Verisk Maplecroft indicated that for those who rely on rainfall, the ...
By JEMIMAH MUENI, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 20 – Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko has ... “Climate Change is real. It is here ...
Brian Schatz's ongoing fight against global climate change. ... financing a controversial coal-fired power plant in Lamu, Kenya, that's backed by China.
Experts in Kenya and Tanzania through which the river runs say the Mara faces ... from pollution, gold mining, encroachment, deforestation and climate change. ... Kenya's Environment PS Charles Sunkuli said, “The Mara River is a ...
With climate change now becoming the new reality, gone are the days ... In Kenya, the project is evaluating over 70 varieties in Kiboko, Alupe and Kisii ...
Former President Barack Obama will travel to Spain, Portugal, Kenya, and South Africa this July to discuss the economy and effects of climate change, ...
... between the environment and the impact of climate change in Kenya. ... life which is why this partnership with Nairobi Water makes so much sense.
Kenya might have contributed the least to global climate change. However, despite its low emissions, Kenya is one of the countries' most vulnerable to ...
NAIROBI, June 25 (Xinhua) -- Kenya has secured 200 million U.S. dollars from the World Bank to help manage the impacts of climate and disaster ...
Kenya has secured a huge injection of new investment from the World Bank to spend on reducing the impacts of climate change. The World Bank ...
NAIROBI, KENYA: The World Bank has approved a Sh20 billion credit line to Kenya to help fight the impact of climate change and manage disasters.
NAIROBI, June 26 (Xinhua) -- A majority of crop farmers in Kenya are ... the challenges farmers are currently facing to climate change, noting Kenya ...
He revealed that the UN will help Kenya strengthen the rule of law and respond effectively to climate change under the four year development ...
LVBC acquires Sh870 million in fresh fight against climate change ... of climate change, Kenya would continue a campaign to boost forest cover.
NAIROBI, June 27 (Xinhua) -- Kenya is working on policy and regulatory ... science to tackle challenges like climate change and energy deficiency.
NAIROBI, June 27 (Xinhua) -- Strategic application of indigenous ... of a Kenyan pastoralists' advocacy network said that success of climate change ...
More parents trade girls for cows as war and climate change hit east Africa. 6/27/ ... drought-hit Kenya as parents swap their daughters for cows and
Child marriage is increasing in parts of war-torn South Sudan and drought-hit Kenya as parents swap their daughters for cows and goats to survive, ...
NAIROBI, June 28 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's drive to plant trees to reverse the effects of climate change has become a boon for seedlings farmers.
NOT REAL: Home Sweet Home: Obama Secretly Returns To Kenya Ahead of ... NOT REAL: GLOBAL WARMING DEBUNKED: Arctic Ocean almost ...
False reports that Obama was born in Kenya have been debunked. ... NOT REAL: GLOBAL WARMING DEBUNKED: Arctic Ocean almost completely ...
Cows for child brides: 'War & climate change' raise rates of child marriage in East Africa ... The northeastern and coastal regions have the highest rates of child marriage, while central Kenya and the capital Nairobi have the lowest.
False reports that Obama was born in Kenya have been debunked. ... Not real GLOBAL WARMING DEBUNKED: Arctic Ocean almost completely ...
Feedlots, therefore, offer the best solution as the effects of climate change ... Kenya's beef exports were denied entry into the European Union due to ...
The sparkling seas that lap the miles of sand along Diani beach have made this corner of southeastern Kenya one of the country's main tourist ...
A similar situation obtains in Kenya where a construction of a coal-fired ... If Kenya is already feeling the effects of climate change and having ratified ...
29-30 GLF summit in Nairobi where more than 800 delegates and ... Delegates at the Nairobi GLF event will discuss landscape restoration in the context ... with a strong restoration action in response to the effects of climate change.
NAIROBI, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) will ... threats linked to climate change, population pressure and urbanization.
FEATURE-Kenya's ground-down coffee farmers switch to avocado amid global ... Avocado farmer Mbugua said Kenya has a good climate for the crop, ... women's rights, trafficking, property rights, climate change and resilience.
MUGAMBONE, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Steve Mbugua uprooted more than 500 coffee trees on his half-acre farm in Nyeri ...
They include new areas such as climate change, economic inequality, innovation, ... According to the UN, Kenya is chronically water-scarce. Its natural ...
Kenya's capacity to respond to negative impacts of climate change has suffered a severe blow as floods continue to wreak havoc in many parts of the ...
According to Dr Adan Bika, head of Dryland Development and Climate Change Adaptation at the Nairobi-based ICPALD, they will similar discussions ...
NAIROBI, July 12 (Xinhua) -- The Kenyan government is banking on ... drive socio-economic development and enhance response to climate change, ...
Renewable energy is at the heart of climate change mitigation and building of ... energy sources in several countries of the world that include Kenya.
Climate change, beyond the challenges ... countries most affected by climate change, points out Dominic Kirui from Kenya, which is why “climate-smart ...
Born in Cameroon but now working and residing in Kenya, Dr Richard Munang is the Africa Regional Climate Change Co-ordinator at UN ...
... their capacity to predict future rainfall patterns in the era of global warming, international scientists said in a study launched in Nairobi on Saturday.
NAIROBI, Kenya -- Former U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Kenya Sunday, the country of his father's birth, his first visit to this East African ...
... for cattle to get water from a borehole near Baragoy, Kenya February 14, 2017. ... The UN's health agency says that heat stress linked to climate change is ... Also read: India most vulnerable country to climate change - HSBC report.
SDGs in Kenya were adopted in January 2016 and have made remarkable .... Global warming is resulting in near-permanent climatic changes that ...
Hannah Reid and Victor Orindi. Introduction. The global climate is changing rapidly, and as nations and the international and bilateral organisations ...
On top of this, climate change may function as an additional stressor. “Events like the recent high-impact floods in Kenya are likely to become more ...
The Western Indian Ocean Reef Status Report shows the impact of human activities in Kenya and other countries such as Comoros, France, Kenya, ...
Mr Trump has said he thinks climate change is not happening. ... ALSO READ: Kenyans online attack leaders as Obama's sister launches project. 4.
Sick of inaction on climate change, youth are organizing the Zero Hour ... and other cities, from New York, to London, to Nairobi to fight climate change.
By Thin Lei Win. ROME, July 19 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From New Zealand to the United States and Kenya to Colombia, scientists are on a ...
From New Zealand to the United States and Kenya to Colombia, scientists are on a mission to fight global warming by making livestock less gassy.
Mwanasiti Bendera, CDA's manager for Kenya Climate Change Adaption Programme, said validation of the document was a great step towards ...
... plans to buy a stake in a Kenyan coal-fired plant, claiming the project would damage the environment and undermine efforts to fight global warming.
Investors Fight General Electric Plan to Buy Kenyan Coal Plant ... would damage the environment and undermine efforts to fight global warming.
Government moves to avail affordable cooking gas to Kenyans ... A truck belonging to Kiomar Kenya, a transporter, delivers a container at the Marsabit ... climate change was expected to improve on the living standards for majority of ...
Dr Adan Bika, Head of Dryland Development and Climate Change ... Igad officials say they have sought and got approvals from Kenya, Ethiopia, ...
As evictions are done, Kenya Forest Service (KFS) should be on the ... and consequences of an adverse climate change which Kenya is helplessly ...
The rules are part of Kenya's efforts towards meeting the challenges of climate change locally as well as the stipulations of the Paris Climate Change ...
Kenya's National Treasury has announced plans to launch a fund dedicated to financing innovation and mitigation to tackle climate change.
The current heatwave could become the new normal for UK summers by 2040 because of climate change, MPs warn. The Environmental Audit ...
They play an important role in reducing vulnerability to natural hazards and increasing resilience to climate change impacts. Mangrove soils are highly ...
NAIROBI, July 26 (Xinhua) -- The UN Development Program (UNDP) on ... loss and land degradation that has been exacerbated by climate change.
... Government of Kiambu and Kenya Climate Change Innovation (KCIC). The partnership focuses on plastic waste management in Kenya – 1.3 million ...
Mr Atela and Mr Byrne were speaking at the end of a two-week regional meeting to train leading climate change experts and innovators from Kenya, ...
Caleb Wafula The scientific consensus is very clear: Climate change is one of the ... agitating for immediate, common sense climate change legislation. ... Wangu school is located next to Nairobi city's main landfill Dandora, which ...
"Climate change is a manmade problem that requires a feminist solution," said ... work of grassroots activists in countries such as India, Kenya, South Africa and Peru. "Climate change is not gender neutral; it affects women far more.
The Government will focus on seven strategic areas prone to effects of climate change to help it achieve the Big Four agenda. According to a new ...
Garissa allocates Sh60m to fi ght climate change ... Silver Springs Hotel in Nairobi during the launch of the Garissa County Climate Change Fund Act.
Kitui County Government on Wednesday launched the County Climate Change Fund becoming among the first counties to establish the fund.
Primary and secondary school students across the country are expected to learn and give artistic ideas on climate change.The students will participate ...
The East-African country of Kenya is battling with some major environmental challenges: As sea levels rise due to climate change, its monuments and ...
These documents provide analyses of the underlying causes of vulnerability and on-going and potential climate change adaptation strategies.
NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- The sustainable blue economy conference to be held in Nairobi on Nov. 26-28 will offer a platform for the country to catalyze ...
“By the decision, the county wants to put climate change at the centre of its development planning and help vulnerable communities adapt to adverse ...
Hothouse Earth: With the world facing a climate change tipping point, how should Christians respond? ... last few years in places like Ethiopia, Kenya, South Sudan and Somalia where millions need food aid to get back on their feet.
In Kenya, the causes of species loss have varied through time and include hunting, pollution, invasive species, habitat loss and climate change. These ...
Dr Ogutu has been studying aerial surveys of Kenya's wildlife between ... among livestock owners looking to cope with the effects of climate change.
The 4th Edition of the African Climate Change and Environmental Reporting (ACCER) awards has been extended for three more weeks to accord ...
The ongoing demolition of structures and evictions in Nairobi on the ... Kenya has signed the climate Change Act, 2016, banned plastic bags, and ...
The Mau Forest Complex sits within Kenya's Rift Valley and is the largest ... and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. 12.
Manmade global warming and a natural surge in Earth's surface temperature will join forces to make the next five years exceptionally hot, according to ...
The ongoing demolition of structures and evictions in Nairobi on the ... Recognising the devastating impact of climate change, the environment has ...
The ongoing demolition of structures and evictions in Nairobi on the ... Studies show good land use management is central to the climate change effort ...
In this episode of Capital Connection CNBC Africa's Arnold Segawa, discusses the impact of climate change on African economies joined by Romy ...
Jill Filipovic is a journalist based in New York and Nairobi, Kenya, and the author of the book "The H-Spot: The Feminist Pursuit of Happiness." Follow ...
UN Climate Change News, 21 August 2018 – Today, the Latin American ... Representing the Nairobi Framework Partnership, Patricia Espinosa, ...
Kenya to host continental climate change conference. ... and Development in Africa (CCD-VII) will be convened in Nairobi from October 8- 13 this year.
Global warming as a result of heightened emissions of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere by human activities is fueling climate change and ...
Why climate change summits are a modern-day example for international ... Kofi Annan's concept for the Nairobi Framework Partnership, founded in ...
Five counties in Kenya have enacted laws that set aside between 1 and 2 per cent of their respective billion shilling annual development budgets ...
Kenya is among the countries regarded as vulnerable to climate change due to its dependence on climate-sensitive sectors such as rain-fed ...
The timing is good: demand for dairy products is rising fast, particularly in rapidly growing urban areas, according to the Kenya Livestock Producers ...
Also in that world, lest we forget, Barack Obama was born in Kenya, climate change is a hoax invented by the Chinese to undermine American ...
Counties have received a Sh3.7 billion budget boost to finance food production enterprises, protection of water towers and urban development ...
NAIROBI, Aug. ... dovetails with the continent's quest to achieve sustainable development and enhance its resilience in the face of climate change.
Given the growing threat of climate change on the livelihoods of women – and hence entire communities – in Kenya, there is a pertinent need to ...
Kitui governor Charity Ngilu addressing residents of Kyanika area in the outskirts of Kitui town during the launch of the Kitui County Climate Change ...
The Earth's forests, deserts, landscapes and vital ecosystems risk a "major transformation" in the next century due to climate change, international ...
As arable land shrinks because of the effects of climate change and an increasing population, Kenyan farmers are being forced to adopt agroforestry ...
It follows concerns that climate change will negatively impact the country's future development and achievement of the goals of Kenya Vision 2030 ...
Climate change: Experts draw lessons from locals ... accompanied by two technical advisors from Nairobi, Kenya and The Hague in the Netherlands.
As climate change creates huge ecological and economic damage, more and more money is being given to at-risk countries to help them prevent it ...
A new guide highlights how Kenya and other coffee-producing countries in ... is under unprecedented stress due to the impact of climate change.
Plastics, climate change and other environmental problems will be ... A working group will meet in Nairobi, Kenya in the coming months to look at ...
Kenya, like much of Africa, is in the throes of climate change. In the 2000s, droughts are being recorded in the country once every three years.
FEATURE-Slingshots in hand, Kenyans work to replant vanishing forests ... KISAJU, Kenya, Sept 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Early every morning ... is one of the cheapest and surest ways to curb climate change, experts say.
Climate change threatens Africa's target to end hunger by 2025 .... CNBC Africa Kenya 4th Floor CVS Plaza Business Park Nairobi Kenya
Slingshots in hand, Kenyans work to replant vanishing forests ... KISAJU, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Early every morning on school ... “Trees and forests play an essential role in mitigating the impact of climate change.
A novel strategy to plant trees is empowering ordinary Kenyans and they're using any means necessary: slingshot, air balloon, even paraglide. In the ...
The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) under the watch of the Capital ... size of the bond whose proceeds go into climate change-aligned projects, ...
In the northern hemisphere, climate change is causing spring to arrive ... a UN Environment Climate Change and Ecosystems Expert based in Nairobi, ...
Droughts in Kenya are becoming increasingly regular as the effects of global climate change become ever more apparent. Kenya and the European ...
The partnership recently secured funding from the German International Climate Initiative (IKI) to support Kenya in implementing its climate change ...
Kenya's Karura Forest Reserve sits on a prime land in the city of Nairobi, covering an area of over one thousand hectares. The Forest features three ...
This led to the inclusion of green bonds in Kenya's 2018/2019 budget ... While the Big 4 Agenda, does not specifically target climate change, it is ...
Severe weather conditions due to climate change threaten the Big Four ... Mochache made her remarks at a Nairobi hotel during a climate forum.
Climate change, desertification, the depletion of mineral nutrients, improper use of fertilizer and a lack of infrastructure are compounding the problem, ...
Lifestyle How a Kenyan conservationist is replanting Kenya's depleted ... In this age of climate change and pollution, forests have never been more ...
Droughts in Kenya are becoming increasingly regular. Kenya and the European Union (EU) stand together on the world stage as close ... that it faces as a result of climate change, particularly in its arid and semi-arid lands (Asals).
[NAIROBI] Climate change policies conflicting with water, agriculture and energy policies in Sub-Saharan Africa are hampering efforts for addressing ...
... measures are aimed at mitigating the effects of climate change in the region. ... at United Nations Environment Programme Offices at Gigiri, Nairobi.
Kenya is among African countries pushing for ways to fight climate change, as developed countries are blamed for cutting climate funds. Kenya's ...
Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ... Seychelles, Vietnam, Marshall Islands and Kenya are attending the meeting ...
With a growing population and continued land degradation due to overgrazing, poor farming practices, deforestation and climate change, Kenya must ...
Today in Nairobi, Kenya's capital, environment experts, representatives of African civil society, partners and captains of industry take part in what is the ...
“...we need innovative approaches to tackle climate change,” he said, ... afford to lose natural resources such as the Nairobi National Park,he said.
Integrating ducks into rice farming helps farmers cope with the impacts of climate change. Increase in temperatures has led to emergence of harmful ...
Climate change swells ranks of refugees as Trump administration retreats to the ... But he has dismissed the science behind climate change as a hoax and ... Environment Program, said in a telephone interview from Nairobi, Kenya.
A Kenyan based climate change Civil Society Organization (CSO) is leading efforts in developing a training manual for journalists in Africa on Climate ...
"Climate change is the force multiplier for chronic social and environmental problems," said Tim Ash Vie of the Climate ... Sellwood, an expert at the U.N. Environment Program, said in a telephone interview from Nairobi, Kenya.
... Innovative Solutions,' from 17-21 September 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. ... Ministers took decisions related to biodiversity, climate change, and health ...
NGURIUNDITU, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Joyce ... in the future due to the effects of climate change, that number could rise.
Religiosity was the strongest predictor of belief in climate change in five countries - Indonesia, Palestinian territories, Kenya, India, and Nigeria.
That's in part because there is more interest in alternative, sustainable sources of protein as climate change, population growth, and intensive farming ...
As climate change and population growth make producing enough protein difficult, cricket farming is taking off in Kenya. By Hannah McNeish.
It used to be that two sorts of people in this part of western Kenya ate ... sustainable sources of protein as climate change, population growth, and ...
UK expertise to help developing countries tackle climate change and move ... This is good news for Kenya as the country takes another step towards ...
As the debate on the effects of climate change continue, calls have been ... The meeting was attended mainly by women from Kenya, Latin America, ...
President Kenyatta, Raila and the Secretary General of the Kenya Union of ... Kenyatta described Muga as a pioneer researcher on climate change.
Kenyan athletes in diaspora have welcomed the newly launched Heart ... Hunger, Environment Conservation and Climate Change,” Palleschi said.
NAIROBI, KENYA: Rising concerns over global warming, environmental pollution, and energy security have increased interest in developing ...
NAIROBI (IDN) – African governments have been availing of two conferences at the UN Environment Headquarters in the Kenyan capital in ...
Nairobi being the county with the most extensive water network system in ... in these cities is not pegged on demand alone but also climate change.
Deputy governor Solomon Gubo said that the department of Water, environment and natural resources has already drafted climate change adaptation ...
Thousands of Kenyans living along the Coast could be forced to move in 20 years by rising seawaters caused by global warming. A report to be ...
The Summary for Policymakers (SPM) for the Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5ºC (SR1.5) will be released today in Incheon, South Korea, ...
It will make it very difficult to consider global warming of 1.5C," said Prof Jim Skea. "If they read the report and decide to increase their ambitions and ...
Harbingers of doom: a brief history of climate change warnings ... Malaria has been reported in Nairobi, Kenya as the city's high altitude becomes ...
Over the past few weeks, a number of people have been killed in the South Rift region in ethnic clashes. The eviction of illegal settlers in Mau Forest ...
Climate change in the 'cradle of humanity' sparked human evolution, a new study has claimed. Researchers studied lake sediment cores in the rift ...
A new report on climate change has warned that the world is heading ... governance conference in Nairobi where speakers reinforced the findings.
CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — Hon. Alexis Jeffers, Deputy Premier of Nevis, left on Oct. 9, for Nairobi, Kenya to participate in a Commonwealth ...
Kenya, just like other developing countries, is at the tipping point of global warming. Its high dependence on climate-sensitive agricultural production ...
Nairobi — Devolved governance is playing a crucial role in helping Kenya come up with ways to mitigate effects of climate change at community level, ...
47 county governments and policy makers met in Nairobi yesterday ... are working with Kenya to develop its leadership role on climate change issues.
Kenya was on Tuesday lauded for leading Africa in trying to find solutions to threats posed by climate change through policy development, devolution ...
Mr. Tobiko shared with participants Kenya's priority climate actions and how its devolved governments were helping fight climate change. “There are ...
African needs to speak with one voice on climate issues, says Kenya's ... We should showcase our own solutions to climate change; solutions that are ...
NAIROBI, Oct. 10 (Xinhua) -- A three-day pan African conference kicked off in ... "Climate change presents one of the most existential threats to Africa's ...
Kenya's Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary admired the steps taken at community level for tackling country's Climate Change ...
Climate change is cross cutting. It affects every aspect of life, and our ability to achieve the sustainable development goals or indeed any of the ...
Africa needs to urgently adopt climate resilient development pathways if it is to survive the adverse impacts of climate change, the Economic ...
Environment CS Keriako Tobiko opens the seventh conference on climate change and development in Africa in Nairobi yesterday ...
NAIROBI, Oct. 11 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's Beatrice Ndunge spends between 32 and 40 U.S. dollars every week to feed her family of four. In a good week ...
Climate change may be on everyone's lips since the recent UN report, but don't let that fool you. The shifts in climate we're beginning to see are ...
Nairobi, Kenya (ACPC) - The Coordinator of the African Climate Policy ... the last report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
The 7th Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-VII) conference continued in Nairobi Thursday with experts discussing the sustainable ...
Kenya hosted the seventh Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-VII) conference that discussed viable options to boost resilience of the ...
NAIROBI, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- Africa has become an epicenter of violent conflicts and forced migration thanks to frequent eruption of natural calamities ...
NAIROBI, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- Kenya is in a better position to become food ... hunger and poverty, climate change effects are a major stumbling block.
It is crucial to enhance coherence of efforts to improve climate change, sustainable development goals and disaster risk reduction to ensure resilient ...
NAIROBI, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- The seventh climate change and development in Africa conference (CCDA-V11) wrapped up in Nairobi on Friday with ...
More often than not, a Nobel Prize gains significance when a Kenyan or African wins ... With global warming, these conflicts can only escalate with the ...
Experts say climate change is fueling conflicts, forced migration in Africa ... NAIROBI, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- Africa has become an epicenter of violent ...
International development experts, at a conference in Nairobi last week, ... He called don countries to take the Paris agreement on climate change ...
Panelists and delegates attending the 7th Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-VII) conference in Nairobi last week said political will is ...
... a shift in management approaches and the effects of climate change, which have seen increased sensitisation on environmental issues. ... There are five types of cargo transported via the Nairobi-Mombasa Railway, that is, ...
The announcement came during the seventh Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa, which convened in Nairobi, Kenya, from ...
Caribbean Nations Pay Steep Price for Climate Change Caused by Others ... American and Caribbean countries, who hammered out the regional position for the United Nations Environment Assembly to be held in March in Nairobi.
By Friday Phiri. NAIROBI, Oct 18 2018 (IPS) - In December 2015, nations of the world took a giant step to combat climate change through the landmark ...
Tourism
Kenya's tourism set for major growth in 2018, boosted by awards
Tourism numbers take a hike in Mt Kenya region
Kenya: Tourism Players Back Ban on New Maasai Mara Camps
Major blow to Kenya's tourism as fifteen baboons killed every day on Northern corridor
Kenya: Skydiving Marvel Boosts Kwale Tourism, Puts It On World Map
Tourism industry players optimistic of a good year for hospitality sector
Tourism sector rosy as fourth cruise ship doc
Kenya kicks off new year with a good start in cruise tourism
Tourism hub Malindi moots international film festival
Kenya's Major Tourism Highlights In 2017
Kenya: Direct Flights to Us Set to Boost Business and Leisure Tourism
Nairobi the top tourism capital in Africa, third best in the world
Taking tourism to the next level
Kenya's Pitch for Hotel Tourism Investment
Direct US flights to boost business tourism to Nairobi - Hemingways
Return of flamingoes boosts tourism in North Rift
Kenya's tourism sector set to gain from golf tournament
Kenya: Tourism to Take Hit As Lake Bogoria Water Level Drops
Industry players happy with Tourism and Wildlife under one docket
For every 11 tourists who visit Kenya, one job is created - Tourism PS
Counties to intensify tourism marketing initiatives
Kenya: Terrorism Is Bleeding Lamu Tourism to Death Say, Firms
Counties to take up marketing role in tourism to boost industry
Ban on Shisha, Closure of Nightclubs Hurting Kenya's Economy, Tourism CS Najib Balala Says
Malindi, Watamu tourism stakeholders demand end to water crisis
Uhuru directive on meetings to hurt tourism: stakeholders say
How Kenya's New Standard Gauge Railway Is Impacting Safari Tourism
Tourism industry earnings grow to Sh120 billion in 2017
Kenya Establishes Ministry for Tourism and Wildlife
Kenya tourism grew 20pc in 2017 despite poll jitters
Kenya tourism earnings rise to Sh120 billion with more arrivals
Subdued Al-Shabaab helps Kenya grow tourism numbers
Kenya's tourism revenues jump 20 pct in 2017
Kenyans like holidays: Domestic tourism shot up despite election
Tourism beats odds to rake in Sh120 billion in poll year
Kenya Tourism Earnings Rise to Sh120 Billion With More Arrivals
Kenya: Tourism Sector Grows By 20% in Election Year to Net Sh120 Billion
Kenya eyes new tourism strategy to double revenue
East Africa arrivals lift Kenya's tourism under open travel
Kenya to woo more airlines to boost tourism sector
Hoteliers buoyed by cruise tourism pledge
Open visa scheme benefits Kenya in East African intra-tourism visits
Kenya's 2017 tourism numbers are unusual - for an election year
Balala: Lack of innovation will roll back gains in tourism sector
Kenya: Tourism Surges in Watamu as Politics Subside
Kenya: Insecurity Killing the Once Vibrant Tourism Industry
Kenya: KTB Pushes for Change of Tack in County Tourism
US not Kenya's largest tourism market
Tourism department in process of developing Nyambene Conservancy
Kenya's tourism stakeholders upbeat over growth of cruise tourism
Kenya, Uganda seek to deepen tourism cooperation
KTB crafts measures to improve tourism
Kenya Bets On US Direct Flights Plan to Boost Tourism
Africa's largest tourism trade fair now open for registration
Big boost for local tourism as Kenyans travel more
Parents sell children as Kenya's sex tourism normalizes exploitation
Mangaluru: Health tourism - Three hospitals from city ink pact with Kenya
Kenya to showcase tourism products at ITB expo
Study reveals need to diversify tourism sector
Kenya to showcase tourism products at trade shows in Germany
Kenya showcases tourism product in Berlin, Germany
Kenya to take part in biggest tourism trade fair
New plans to boost tourism numbers
KTB targets Europe's ITB Expo to boost tourism
Kenya Tourism Board to Create National Events Calendar
Tourism ministry to roll out new marketing drive
Nazma Abbas is new Miss Tourism Kenya in Lamu
Ex-Tourism minister Karisa Maitha's widow dies in hospital
Kenya, Cuba bank on historical ties for stronger health, tourism sectors
Kenya: Health, Tourism and Sports Top of President Kenyatta's Agenda in Cuba
Kenya Tourism says no to future travel trade show participation: A new trend?
Kenya losing competitive edge in global tourism market
Kenya Tourism Board Officials Conduct Roadshow in US, Canada to Sell Kenya as a Tourist ...
Kenya to hold first ever week-long tourism festival
Tourism festival launched
Kenya unveils tourism promotion plans as AHIF heads to Nairobi
Sports tourism has great growth potential in Kenya
Kenya's tourism minister advocates life sentences for Ivory possession
Kenya launches training program to help market tourism
Nairobi's Eastleigh markets itself as a retail tourism hub
Tourists disembark from Ms Silver Spirit which docked at the Mombasa port with more than 800 of them on January 29, 2018. /CHARLES MHGENYI. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. The parliamentary Tourism committee wants the government to give more money for the promotion of the ...
Tourism PS Fatuma Hersi and Depiuty Vice Chairman of Parliamentary Committee on tourism, Sports and culture Korei Lemein at the Dream of Africa resort in Malindi during the committee's induction workshop on April 12./ALPHONCE GARI. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email.
Tourism Finance Corporation (TFC) plans to re-brand the 40-year-old Sunset Hotel into a luxurious 100-roomed lakefront hotel with a 5,000 capacity convention centre. The facelift will also see a patch of bush separating the hotel from Lake Victoria's shoreline cleared, opening the facility to water ...
Performers during the 10th edition of the annual Marsabit Lake Turkana Cultural Festival which was held at Loiyangalani. [Photo by Allan Mungai/Standard]. Visitors from across the country have started arriving in Lodwar, the county headquarters, ahead of the annual tourism and cultural festival that ...
Matsangoni Health Support Group removes Moringa seeds after being harvested before they transport them to Kilifi Moringa Estates./ALPHONCE GARI. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. Moringa farming is becoming one of the most ideal types of farming in Kilifi, not only helping to tackle ...
Nairobi — The tourism sector showed resilience in 2017 despite a prolonged electioneering period and travel advisories issued by some countries to rake in Sh119.9 billion compared to Sh99.7 billion in 2016. According to the 2018 Economic Survey by Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, international ...
The tourism sector shrugged off election uncertainties and negative travel advisories to post increased earnings. This was supported by more international arrivals in 2017. ALSO READ: 2017: Uhuru's worst financial year. Data released by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) on Wednesday ...
Kenya Airways group MD and CEO Sebastian Mikosz has ended a three-day market visit to the USA where he has been meeting with various transport and tourism stakeholders including the New York Tourism Board, and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey. The objective of his visit was to ...
Kenyan marathoners Eliud Kipchoge and Vivian Cheruiyot's victories at this year's Virgin Money London Marathon affirmed Kenya's prowess as a nation of champion athletes. Their wins mark a continuation of the stellar performance of Kenyan runners. In 2017, Kenyan long-distance runners swept five ...
MALINDI, Kenya — Alice Tobias once made a good living supplying fruit and vegetables to various hotels in Malindi, a town on the Indian Ocean coast. But after Kenya's disputed general elections in 2007, and two months of unrest that left more than 1,200 Kenyans dead, hotel bookings in Malindi dried ...
Kenya has improved 4 positions to retain its place in the top 25 tourism destinations in the world according to a UK based travel firm Kuoni. The country ranked position 19 in the Kuoni Worldwide Trends Report of 2018, and was the third African country on the list after Mauritius and South Africa.
The structure of Barracuda Resort in Homa Bay county. The hotel is viewed as a key facility that promotes ecotourism in South Nyanza region. [James Omoro, Standard]. Homa Bay County is banking on its unexplored sites and new gateways to improve fortunes of its nascent tourism sector. In the era of ...
For a visitor to the world-renowned Hell's Gate National Park in Naivasha, the towering cliffs and undulating grasslands provide one of the few remaining places in the country where one can walk alongside herds of buffalo, zebras, eland and giraffes. The park was gazzeted in 1984. It was previously ...
NAIROBI, May 7 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's tourism marketing body has called on industry stakeholders to identify existing adventure and travel experiences to complement the beach product known for the coastal region. Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) CEO Betty Radier said there are many unexplored visitor ...
Currently there are four daily trips connecting Mombasa and Nairobi, two of Kenya's largest cities. Facebook · Twitter · LinkedIn · Google · Whatsapp · Messenger. advertisement. advertisement. News. Kenya's tourism players want govt to target millennials. Monday, May 7, 2018 16:13. By WINNIE ...
As different parts of the country continue to experience persistent rainfall, some investors have expressed their concerns at the aftermaths of the ...
South Africa has once again made a major milestone against her competitors in the tourism sector with a new route to London. The news, confirmed ...
Kenya has scaled down participation in tourism fairs across the world, saying the shows were not adding value to its growth strategy. Scrutiny of past ...
Kenya has scaled down participation in tourism fairs across the world, saying the shows were not adding value to its growth strategy. Scrutiny of past appearances shows that Kenya was not getting value for money and would only participate in ITB Berlin, the largest tourism show which happens in ...
South Africa Tourism sector support service director general Morongoe Ramphele during a forum dubbed at iNkosi Albert Luthuli Convention Centre ...
NAIROBI, May 15 (Xinhua) -- Stanbic Bank Kenya and the Industrial Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) on Tuesday launched an initiative to promote ...
Stanbic Bank Kenya and the Industrial Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) on Tuesday launched an initiative to promote tourism and trade between the ...
Kenya Tourism Board needed a tool to educate the local population on their national monuments. To do this, it created the 'Culture Captcha', ...
Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui, the CEC Dr Peter Ketienya tourism and the CEO Kenya Tourism Board Betty Radier during a meeting with ...
Leaders from the East African region have been urged to fast track the realisation of the East African region so as to allow the free movement of people ...
Rwanda has signed a sponsorship and tourism promotion deal with the English soccer club Arsenal, establishing a commercial bond with President ...
A child sex tourism syndicate is thriving in villas and homes overlooking the Indian Ocean at the Coast, Sunday Standard can reveal. Child rights ...
A report on the website of a large Kenyan TV station claimed that the children of Mtwapa, a coastal tourism town, were being sexually exploited.
China Southern Airlines (CSA) that operates two direct Guangzhou-Nairobi flights weekly is set to introduce a third weekly flight come 9th July 2018.
Skal International President Susanna Saari with Mombasa governor Hassan Joho at his office on May 30, 2018. / Ernest Cornel. Facebook · Twitter ...
Tourism and general trade between Kenya and China got a major boost after China Southern Airlines increased its Nairobi to Guangzhou flights from ...
Nairobi — Kenya Tourism Board has undertaken a week-long engagement with India's corporate travel market in Mumbai and New Delhi, a move ...
Recently, the Rwanda Development Board signed an agreement with famed English Premier League football club Arsenal. The deal made Rwanda ...
The KFCB Coast Regional Manager, Boniventure Kioko speaking to the media in his office in Mombasa. Photo by Hussein Abdullahi/KNA. The Kenya ...
In response to a growing demand for intra-Africa travel, and the planned creation of a Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) for the continent, Kenya's ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has sacked Tourism Principal Secretary Fatuma Hirsi. In a letter dated May 30, Hirsi was informed that her contract was not ...
Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala presents rose flowers to tourists disembarking frMs Seven Seas Voyager, that arrived at the Port of Mombasa on ...
Kajiado County is widening its offerings to visitors with the launch of wine tasting to attract tourists. Many Kenyans are taking interest in wine tasting ...
The Lamu County government has announced plans to build a cultural centre at a cost of Sh6 million this year. County Executive for Tourism, Trade ...
Research in Maasai Mara linked areas with high density of vehicles to lower numbers of cubs raised to independence. Niki Rust. Thu 21 Jun 2018 ...
The Cabinet Secretary for Tourism Najib Balala has instructed Brand Kenya to cancel its Sh20m sponsorship deal with Kenya Rugby Union, after a ...
Kenya Rugby Union differed with government over payment of Sevens' team players. - Brand Kenya under Ministry of Toursim signed a KSh 20 million ...
The row between the government and the Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) has escalated to the level of attracting sanctions against the Shujaa Sevens, the ...
High levels of tourism can lead to a dramatic reduction in the number of cheetahs able to raise their young to independence, new research has found ...
Nairobi, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) Tsavo National Park in Kenya will use a land that was a battlefield during the First World War as a specialized ...
Tourism is preventing cheetahs in Kenya from raising their young to maturity, new research has found. Cookies must be enabled in order to access ...
Mombasa — Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala has announced that the ministry has cancelled the Sh20mn sponsorship to the national rugby ...
The country's marketing arm, has hence forged a partnership with the Bride and Groom Expo 2018 in Uganda. The expo, which kicks off today will see ...
Tourism Cabinet Secretary, Najib Balala has described the recently launched Tourism Blueprint 2030 a game changer and has called on sector ...
This hotel donates all its earnings and has some of the best ratings on Tripadvisor in the city. The newly opened Acacia Tree Lodge in Nairobi, Kenya ...
A Swiss psychologist has come up with a unique way to help combat poverty in the Kenyan capital: slum tourism. (SRF/swissinfo.ch). Gianmarco ...
3 hours ago. Tourism Cabinet Secretary says the government is committed to expand Malindi International Airport and Ukunda Airstrip to boost tourism ...
Tourism players are upbeat that Kenya's major infrastructural projects will spur growth in the sector, which has been facing a myriad of challenges.
Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala on Friday announced that he had reinstated the pact between Brand Kenya and rugby 7's national team ...
NAIROBI, July 3 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese-built Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) has boosted domestic tourism in Kenya, a pan-African online travel ...
Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala said the Tourism Finance Corporation (TFC) should stop its activities as the Cabinet had decided to merge ...
Mombasa is a great place to visit if you want to relax and enjoy the warm weather, admire scenic nature and have a taste of Kenyan history entombed ...
A recent report from a study by Pricewaterhouse Coopers International (PwC) indicates that, Tanzania and its immediate neighbour, Kenya, will record ...
Brand Kenya has unveiled a report that counties can use to coordinate initiatives meant to market products, services and concepts in different ...
The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB), is now working with counties in the Lake Victoria region to reposition the region's diverse tourism product as top and ...
NAIROBI, July 13 (Reuters) - Eight black rhinos have died in Kenya while being transported by the state wildlife service between two national parks, ...
Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala with KTB CEO Betty Radier at Kenya Airways headquarter on June 27,2018.Photo/Enos Teche. The Kenya ...
NAIROBI, July 16 (Xinhua) -- Kenya plans to establish a network of marine museums across the country to boost tourism, an official said on Monday.
Investors at the Coast foresee a strong performance for the tourism sector in the second half of this year as a result of Barack Obama's visit. They are ...
NAIROBI, July 17 (Xinhua) -- Kenya plans to establish a network of marine museums across the country to boost tourism, an official said on Monday.
Former US President Barack Obama's visit to Kenya will boost tourism, hoteliers and investors in the sector say. However, the industry players at the ...
The death of a ninth black rhinoceros in Kenya is controversial. Nine animals had been relocated from Nairobi National Park to Tsavo National Park in ...
By Renson Mlegwa Mnyamwezi | Published Thu, July 26th 2018 at 12:08, Updated July 26th 2018 at 12:15 GMT +3. SHARE THIS ARTICLE. Share on ...
"Even one rhino is a huge loss. So we are sad and we are disappointed in some of the officers who should have taken responsibility. They didn't take ...
Rhinos are an endangered species and when headlines like 8 of them die in a day appear, they send shockwaves around the world. Kenya's tourism ...
Hotels in Tsavo and Amboseli National Parks have recorded full bookings, tourism players in the industry have said. The tourism players said they had ...
Top government officials among them Tourism CS Najib Balala and Environment CS Keriako Tobiko have Monday morning paid Mombasa Governor ...
Tourism CS Najib Balala says he is sorry for his 'go-to-hell' remarks on Kenyans who were calling for his resignation over the death of ten rhinos that ...
Tourism CS Najib Balala is now sorry for his 'go-to-hell' response to Kenyans who were calling for his resignation over the death of ten rhinos that ...
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's economy is likely to expand by 6.2 percent this year, the central bank's governor said on Tuesday, offering a rosier ...
(Adds details). By Duncan Miriri. NAIROBI, July 31 (Reuters) - Kenya's economy is likely to expand by 6.2 percent this year, the central bank's governor ...
Kenya's Tourism and Wildlife Minister Najib Balala has apologised for telling critics to "go to hell" after they blamed him for the deaths of 10 ...
Kenya's wildlife minister on Tuesday apologised for telling his critics to "go to hell" as he comes under mounting pressure over the death of 10 rhinos ...
Central Bank Governor Patrick Njoroge before parliamentary Finance Committee on the ammendments regarding the banks interest rate cap law.
NAIROBI, KENYA: In 2015, Pope Francis and President Barack Obama's visit to Kenya was a great marketing story for international tourism into Kenya ...
Hospitality industry players in coast region have welcomed the announcement by Fly Tristar, a local budget carrier that it will operate early morning ...
Elgeyo Marakwet County has stepped up its tourist attraction sites to lure more foreign and local tourists. The county encompasses great differences in ...
NAIROBI, Aug. 7 (Xinhua/GNA) - Kenya's Ministry of Tourism and industry partners said on Tuesday that preparations for the 79 th International ...
I was rather surprised at the loud demands for the resignation of Tourism CS Najib Balala about a week ago. These demands arose from a feeling that ...
Tourism in Lamu is on the upswing with the Kenya Airports Authority data showing that so far this year there has been an influx of at least 200,000 ...
Mombasa and Kilifi counties have launched a joint campaign to promote tourism. Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala said Mombasa governor ...
Kenya is hoping to attract over 1.7 million tourists during the month-long annual ”double migration” spectacular of humpback whales and wildebeests ...
NAIROBI, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- Hu Dongdong knows the history of Karen Blixen House, one of the historical sites in the Kenyan capital city of Nairobi, ...
Source:Xinhua Published: 2018/8/13 19:08:39 ?Share. African elephants roam through Kenya's Masai Mara National Reserve. Photo: VCG.
Eleven beauty queens have been selected to compete in the finale of the Kisii County Miss Tourism beauty pageant. The winner will contest for ...
Germany got about 37 million tourists last year, with Hamburg alone attracting 6.8 million visitors. Culture is cited as one of the biggest attractions for ...
Former KWS Chairman Richard Leakey reacts when he appeared before the Environment and Natural Resources committee of parliament on the ...
Kenya's tourism industry is increasingly driving exports and providing foreign exchange, earning the country tourism expenditures of about 1.2 billion ...
British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to visit Kenya next week with high expectations to raise travel and tourism business portfolio in East Africa.
Jackie Wanjiru–Nwuzor has been selected to represent Kenya in the Mrs Tourism Queen International pageant in Malaysia. The 39-year-old mother of ...
The 23-year-old man who bragged of sexual encounters with minors on Facebook claiming he could not be arrested was yesterday charged with child ...
The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture in partnership with Ghana Tourism Aviation and Africa Tourism Partners organised an award ceremony to ...
The tourism and hospitality industry is one of the major engines for inclusive growth and sustainable economic development in Kenya. It contributes ...
Opposition leader Raila Odinga has called for exploitation of tourism in Western to improve revenue. He said there is massive potential in the Western ...
Tourism Cabinet secretary Najib Balala during the 6th Africa's Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO) Conference at Whitesands Hotel.
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Kenya's Cabinet Secretary for Tourism Najib Balala said the quality of services at African airports has an impact on tourism and repeat visits by ...
Kenya is determined to make tourism one of the drivers of its economy. AdChoices. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. According to ...
Mombasa — Kenya plans discussions with low-cost airlines such as Ryanair and easyJet to begin flying to the East African nation famous for its ...
Kenya Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala commented on the lack of drone regulation in Kenya, stating: "We need regulations already since every ...
Miss Tourism Kenya 2016 Wendy Omollo (centre) with First Runner Up Keziah Laura Matakala and Winnie Rop during the last finals in 2016.
The Kenya Association of Travel Agents (KATA) has just concluded its inaugural Annual 2018 Convention. The forum which brought together over 100 ...
Kenya's Tourism Minister is having a great start of the week. After this East African Country is trying to convince Ryan Air and Easyjet to fly to Kenya's ...
Qatar Airways announced that it will launch direct flights to Kenya's second city, Mombasa, opening up the country's beautiful coasts to international ...
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Najib Balala, minister, tourism, Kenya has announced discussions with low-cost UK and European-based airlines in an effort to boost tourism to the ...
It's a dream of every girl in the world to be crowned a Miss World in their country if not been recognized as 'Miss World; in Kenya the Miss Tourism ...
The event was attended by Bungoma governor Wycliffe Wangamati among other dignitaries. - Joyce Nasambu a TV presenter beat the odds to win the ...
In the busy Nairobi streets, Alice Kamunge is in perfect camouflage. She is in every way the middle-aged Nairobi woman going about her business.
NAIROBI, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Kenya plans to extend concessional loans to the hospitality sector in order to promote green tourism, a government ...
A grim picture has recently been presented in a survey by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS); that of a whopping seven million Kenyans ...
Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui has welcomed Kenyans to the County's 2018 World Tourism Day celebrations which will be held 27th September at ...
Kenya's Cabinet Secretary for Tourism & Wildlife, Hon. Najib Balala, EGH, says it will use Africa's leading hotel investment forum – AHIF – as a launch ...
Busia County Director of tourism Patrice Lumumba has challenged participants for the national miss tourism competition to prepare well. Speaking to ...
Buildings form attractions for many cities. What comes to mind when you think of travel and tourism? For many, it is a game drive, the beach and posh ...
MOMBASA, KENYA: Coast tourism received a boost on Thursday after more than 250 tourists jetted in Mombasa as Kenya joined the rest of the world ...
NAIROBI, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Kenya will next week host a major tourism fair bringing influential travel trade representatives from over 30 key tourism ...
Published on 27.09.2018 at 18h21 by APA News. Share. Kenya is preparing to host the first ordinary session of the African Union Ministerial ...
NAIROBI, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) — Kenya will next week host a major tourism fair bringing influential travel trade representatives from over 30 key tourism ...
Hyatt Hotels Corporation today announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Kanha Limited for the first ...
Kenya Tourism Board has partnered with Google to market Kenya digitally. In a partnership, KTB will launch Google street view on October 15, ...
While the Global day of tourism celebrations were being marked in Budapest Hungary today, Nakuru County was the local host of the international ...
Finance Kenya is set to host over 30 countries from across the globe participating at 2018 Magical Kenya Travel Expo. Published: 28.09.2018; George ...
Tourism stakeholders in Watamu are promoting the Marine Big Five, which is becoming a major attraction. Normally, Kenya's renowned big five are ...
Kenyan and South African travel exhibitors freely mingled in Nairobi despite the travel difficulties between the two countries over visa issuance to ...
In a bid to improve tourism between Kenya and South Africa, South African Tourism (SAT) recently held a trade workshop in partnership with Kenya ...
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya is likely to earn 15 percent more this year from tourism as the number of visitors grows by 17 to 18 percent, the country's ...
NAIROBI, Oct 4 (Reuters) - Kenya's tourism minister forecast that the country is likely to earn 15 percent more this year from its tourism sector as visitor ...
(Adds details). NAIROBI, Oct 4 (Reuters) - Kenya is likely to earn 15 percent more this year from tourism as the number of visitors grows by 17 to 18 ...
Things are finally looking up for Ugandan beauty Zari Hassan as the mother of five has been named Uganda's tourism ambassador. TUKO.co.ke ...
Africa is currently Kenya's second biggest source market by region, having contributed 29% of total tourist arrivals to Kenya in 2017. play Kenya ...
NAIROBI, KENYA, OCTOBER 5 — Kenya is counting on Africa as a key regional market of focus to grow her tourism business. This has emerged at ...
Kenya is counting on Africa as a key source market for tourists. Kenya Tourism Board Managing Director, Dr. Betty Radier says with Africa being ...
NAIROBI, Oct. 5 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's tourism marketers had laid out plans to regard Africa as a key regional market to grow its tourism business, ...
Kenya's tourism authorities have started engagements with other African countries as they seek to grow the number of visitors from the continent, ...
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Ol Pejeta's human capital manager Schola Waihenya receives the award on Saturday, October 6, 2018, in Durban, South Africa. /COURTESY ...
Despite past challenges including political tensions during and after Kenya's general elections in 2017, Kenya's hospitality industry continues to ...
The WTA awards also saw Kenya Airways recognised as best carrier in Africa. - This positions Kenya as a preferred tourism destination in the whole of ...
Magical Kenya best summed up the twenty fifth Africa edition off the World Travel Awards ceremony held in Durban, South Africa. The country's ...
Whether or not Kenya is a tourist destination of choice has never been in question; not when the country is endowed with such irresistible natural ...
MOMBASA, Kenya (RNS) – Recently, after tossing some shells, animal bones and skulls on the ground, witch doctor Sidi Baya told Elizabeth Luciary, ...
A Kenyan tour operator is flying flower enthusiasts from leading export markets to flower growing zones in the country in what is christened ...
Africa is still one of the least visited continents in the world despite vigorous efforts to reverse the trend. ALSO READ: Why Harambee Stars count on ...
NAIROBI, KENYA, OCTOBER 12 — The Kenyan government has set the ball rolling on improved connectivity of the East Africa region through ...
The Managing Director of Diani Reef Beach Resort, Bobby Kamani. The south coast hotel was voted Africa's Leading Beach Resort during World ...
Kenya's tourism industry should expect busy 2018 with inbound global hotel brands keen to expand local operations, according to Cytonn's weekly ...
Kenya Film Classification Board CEO Ezekiel Mutua(Left),Foreign Affairs Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Mr Ababu(2nd left) Miss Tourism Kenya ...
On Saturday, 13th October, the search for Miss Tourism Kenya 2018 culminated in a grand ceremony held at the Safari Park Hotel. Sarah Pkyach, who ...
Tourism players will converge in Mombasa from tomorrow for the 79th International Association of Travel and Tourism Professionals (Skal) World ...
More than 500 delegates are expected at a global tourism meeting in Mombasa. The 79th International Association of Travel and Tourism ...
The inaugural direct flight between Kenya and the United States is 10 days away, but the vibe around it has warmed US travellers who, according to ...
Delegates attending the ongoing 79th Skal World Congress in Mombasa see a brighter future for Kenya's tourism in terms of arrivals especially with ...