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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 ...
NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 19 – President Hege Geingob of Namibia has ... by championing the climate change agenda and sustainable development.
Kenya's Unelker Maoga has emerged first runners up in the 2018 World ... of a seven worded comment on a climate change blog post she authored.
Kasaine ole Partoip is an economist who about a decade ago ventured into farming, growing wheat and barley on a 300-acre field in Mau, Narok ...
And, as climate change alters wheat and barley farming across the world, beer brewers might need to come up with climate mitigation plans to stop a ...
Kenyan teenage footballer decided to take up the challenge of fighting climate change using the game of football. Lesein, who plays for Ligi Ndogo, ...
NAIROBI, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Kenya is planning a series of legal reforms in ... include the Agriculture Food and Fisheries Act, Climate Change Act and the Forestry Act. "The aim of the reforms is to ensure Kenya achieves sustainable ...
Efforts by the Nigerian government on its fight against climate change ... Indonesia, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mongolia, Morocco, and Uganda, ...
Last week, while attending the “7th African Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa” in NairobiKenya, organised by the United ...
Kenya Forest Service deputy chief conservator Mr. Esau Omolo has ... to the efforts to mitigate the global climate change that was a threat to humanity.
ALSO READ: Transform Kenya: The food security conversation ... “Rain has become unpredictable due to climate change and so, we should find a ...
Chief Conservator of Forests in Kenya Ms. Lucy Kiboi said that climate change was real due to various human actions which were harmful to the ...
Proud moment for Kenya opens up challenges and opportunities ... That is what nature does; what our climate change agenda must fix. Now it's the ...
But now the same ingredient that helps realize a bumper harvest has been affected by climate change, and smallholders in Kenya and Africa at large ...
Over the years, Kenya has experienced climate change impacts that include increase in temperature and change in rainfall patterns that have led to ...
According to the last major assessment by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the world's oceans have taken up over 90% of the ...
According to their most recent assessment this month, scientists from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) say the world's oceans ...
The meeting held from October 10 to 12, in Nairobi, Kenya, brought ... Investing in innovative practical solutions to climate change challenges will not ...
Socio-economic development, climate change are top areas for Seychelles and Germany ... The German ambassador will be based in Nairobi, Kenya.
The Mombasa Nairobi Railway has now ferried more than two million passengers and serviced more than eight hundred and forty thousand ...
And as various parts of the country are struggling to come to terms with the heavy impact of climate change, Garissa County is already hosting two ...
In a keynote address at the Nairobi roadshow, Professor Shem Wandiga, director of the university's Institute for Climate Change and Adaptation, called ...
A new report draws on the climate change mitigation experiences of a number of countries to highlight “win-win” options for Ethiopia and Kenya.
Kenya launches framework to implement climate-smart agriculture ... On 31 October 2018, the Kenya Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries & Irrigation ... Africa (COMESA) and the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has affirmed Kenya's support for global efforts for environmental conservation and the fight against climate change.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has affirmed Kenya's support for global efforts to conserve the environment and fight against climate change. He said Kenya ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has affirmed Kenya's support to global efforts geared towards environmental conservation and the fight against climate ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has affirmed Kenya's support for global efforts to conserve the environment and fight against climate change. Uhuru said at ...
Kenya was keen on partnering with other countries on the use of green energy to check the challenges of climate change and variability, he said.
Kenya targets to attain 100 per cent transition to green energy by 2020 as it scales up investment in renewable energy to address the climate change ...
Speaking at the launch event in Nairobi, Dr. Gabriel Rugalema, the FAO Representative in Kenya said that climate change had increased the cost of ...
Kenya targets to attain 100 per cent transition to green energy by 2020, ... The Head of State said climate change is not an abstract threat in a far-off ...
Paris — Kenya targets to attain 100 per cent transition to green energy by ... He said climate change is not an abstract threat in a far-off future but a ...
President Kenyatta on Sunday said that Kenya is open for business for ... Despite numerous efforts done to address the issue of climate change, the ...
Kenya targets 100 per cent transition to green energy by 2020 as it scales up investment in renewable energy to address the climate change ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta said the country would boost investments in the renewable energy sector, to address climate change. ALSO READ: Leaders ...
Kenya targets 100 per cent transition to green energy by 2020 to address the climate change challenge, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said. President ...
Kenya has joined the rest of the world in renewing its commitment to the acceleration of environmental conservation to check climate change.
The first two countries according to the report are Ethiopia and Kenya. Authored by a team of researchers involved in climate change, renewable ...
KERITA, Kenya, Nov 13 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The sun beat down on Samuel Rono's farm in Kerita, a village in southern Kenya, as six ...
KERITA, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The sun beat down on Samuel Rono's farm in Kerita, a village in southern Kenya, as six young men ...
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has set 2020 as a target date for Kenya to ... ranging from insecurity, terrorism and the effects of climate change.
... has released the list of its 10 finalists for the 2018-19 “Climate Change Needs Behavior Change” contest. ... Mediae Company - (United Kingdom/Kenya) Using the power of media and storytelling to encourage adoption of clean, ...
'Water from air' quenches threatened girls' thirst in arid Kenya ... slowing deforestation that is driving climate change and worsening drought in Kenya.
Kenya is keen to develop and utilise the country's water resources as a key ... The president will launch the Kenya Coast Guard Service that will be ... world on Kenya's progress in combating climate change and achieving her dream ...
Kenya is keen on the sustainable development and utilization water ... on Kenya's progress in combating climate change and achieving her dream of ...
Sudan is implementing ecosystem-based adaptation projects to address the impacts of climate change to address biodiversity loss, climate change ...
Mr. Murombedzi said the recent Seventh Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-VII) which was held in Nairobi, Kenya, ...
A push by Kenya Seed Company to help farmers verify the authenticity of seed is helping them protect harvests in the face of climate change.
Yet the city's flood risk is rising, as climate change brings more extremes of rainfall. Experts tell Climate Home News better waste management, urban ...
Vernacular media stations can educate farmers on climate change ... Climate change is now a reality and there is no doubt Kenya, like many other ...
The framework is aligned with Kenya's National Adaptation Plan (NAP) and National Climate Change Action Plan 2018-2022. It will help Kenya ...
We would also like to know areas that Kenyans need our support so that we can ... support in the implementation of the County Climate Change Fund.
The levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, the main driver of climate change, have hit a new record high, the UN said Thursday, warning that ...
At the time when Kenya is facing climate change challenges, simultaneously the population is growing steadily and it is projected to reach 94 million ...
... economists argue that more than climate change, the threat of terrorism, ... Upon releasing of the 2017 KCSE results, the placement body, Kenya ...
A constant dilemma for countries on the front line of climate change impacts is whether to work with the developed world on a shared ... Nairobi floods.
Meet 8 year old @EllyanneCGithae Climate Change Ambassador interview @AmbMKamau of Kenya on the significance of the Blue Economy and ...
Climate change is already hurting the global economy and will cost the US hundreds of billions of dollars annually unless drastic action is taken to cut ...
These are spread across Nairobi and include a historic leadership ... Those in climate change also know about the role of these resources in carbon ...
But is coal really the answer to Kenya's electricity needs? Andreas Kraemer, an energy and climate change expert, says Kenya has got its priorities ...
Blue economy forum another feather on Kenya's cap ... Those in climate change also know about the role of these resources in carbon sequestration ...
President Museveni has jetted into Kenya to attend the first global ... for Sustainable Development, the 2015 Climate Change Conference in Paris and ...
"We are already experiencing the impact of climate change, which risks ... In a move to boost maritime security, Uhuru last week launched the Kenya ...
TORONTO — Some 4,000 people are set to gather in Nairobi this week for the first global conference to focus solely on the sustainable blue economy.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - The impact that climate change has on the health and sustainability of our water resources threatens the ...
Nairobi: The Sultanate took part in the high-level conference on the ... He added that in the field of climate change and pollution control, the Sultanate ...
My team looked at the state-of-play of green economy policies and projects in Africa with a focus on four African countries including Ethiopia, Kenya, ...
On global warming, President Kenyatta said action should be taken to ... President Kenyatta said Kenya has several towns along the coast, two big ...
In this arid part of northern Kenya, water can be hard to find, particularly in the dry ... that is driving climate change and worsening drought in Kenya.
Read:Blue economy: Sonko campaigns for Nairobi to be made ... also be taken to minimise the impact of global warming, especially on coastal cities.
By Yvaine Ye. Human activity has devastated a quarter of the seagrass beds along the coast of Kenya, resulting in the destruction of key habitats and ...
This is part of Karamoja, a hotspot for climate change impacts bordering on Kenya and South Sudan. For decades, the sub-region has been ...
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - A ... $10 million to the Pacific Initiative for Biodiversity, Climate Change and Resilience. Funding for this joint ...
Deadly ranch invasion shows land-use conflicts in Kenya - experts ... Increased droughts due to climate change, as well as population growth and the ...
The year 2018 is on course to be the fourth warmest on record, according to the World Meteorological Organization. /AGENCIES ...
Africa's response to climate change must evolve with the times ... A continuation of current trends will likely result in global warming of around 3.2°C by the ... Kenya is already demonstrating the strength of such complementary policy ...
Nairobi has the potential to attract Sh871.59 billion ($8.5 billion) fresh investments in climate change-aligned projects in just a decade, a new report ...
A file photo of Wajir residents walking past carcasses. Climate change is amplifying risks from drought, floods, storm and rising seas, threatening ...
The effects of climate change are likely to undermine food production in Kenya and across the region due to unpredictable rainfall, floods, and drought ...
Africa may miss climate change goals as major polluters default on funding. Augustine Njamnshi, is Co-Founder and Chairman of the Nairobi-based ...
Rajkot: The global warming challenge will be an opportunity for investment in ... Amman from Middle East and North Africa, Nairobi from Sub Saharan Africa and ... “There is a great urgency to address climate change — we must take ...
Mayor Wagner, in his presentation, highlighted the challenges faced by Belize City from the triple threats of climate change, rapid urbanization and ...
Africa's leading climate change civil society organizations (CSOs) have issued a joint statement dubbed the “African Position” to the Conference of ...
NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 5 – French President Emmanuel Macron is set to visit Kenya in March 2019 to co-host a global environment event with ...
With an eye on sustainable development, President Uhuru Kenyatta aims to help mitigate climate change by reducing Kenya's carbon footprint, while ...
DIIS joins Kenyan and Danish partners in the Rights and Resilience project. While the UN climate negotiations get underway in Poland, a new ...
Millions of farmers in Kenya live and survive off the land they call home, an unpredictable way of life. Christopher Unger met with one family whose ...
“TheKenyan government is committed to meeting its climate change commitments which seek to reduce 30% of Kenya's GHG emissions by 2030.
Kenya has been part of the negotiations calling for a green economy and ... to adapt to climate change through financial aid and technology transfer.
“In Kenya, we are currently preparing a US$100 million project that will, ... brings together 17 countries affected by coastal erosion and climate change,” she ... The Nairobi event was the first ever global Blue Economy conference and ...
... Germany also promised to support Kenya in matters of good governance, decentralization, agriculture, irrigation, energy, health and climate change.
Garissa governor Ali Korane has said the effects of climate change are ... He said communities in Garissa and other parts of northern Kenya rely on ...
Not a country to be held back by the fact that it is particularly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, Kenya unveiled an ambitious plan of ...
No one would envy a life of scavenging in Kenya's biggest landfill, but ... As the world meets again to tackle the growing threat of climate change, ...
NAIROBI, Kenya — No one would envy a life of scavenging in Kenya's ... As the world meets again to tackle the growing threat of climate change, ...
David Attenborough said this week at the Global Conference on Climate Action in Katowice, Poland, that climate change is humanity's greatest threat ...
5, 2018, a man who scavenges for pieces of plastic for a living walks across a mountain of garbage at the dump in the Dandora slum of Nairobi, Kenya. As the world meets again to tackle the growing threat of climate change, how the ...
No one would envy a life of scavenging in Kenya's biggest landfill, but Daniel Kiarie says he would never leave it. Birds circle overhead and dogs ...
Kenya says it has welcomed the United Nations' reports that indicate that global warming is on the rise and that countries must take drastic action to ...
In Kenya, for example, the researchers said that there is a National Climate Change Council that is chaired by the country's President Uhuru Kenyatta.
NAIROBI, KENYA, DEEMBER 11— The Kenyan delegation to the ongoing 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework ...
The Kenyan delegation to the ongoing 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) ...
A resident of Kowuor Village in Homa Bay County in Western Kenya, Onyango was still reeling from effects of the severe drought that affected parts of ...
KATOWICE, Poland, Dec 12 – The Kenyan delegation to the ongoing 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on ...
The Kenya government has cited lack of access to adequate funding options, as a key challenge frustrating the implementation of climate change ...
KATOWICE, Poland, Dec 12- The Kenya Government has cited access to predictable and adequate funding options, as a key challenge frustrating the ...
Some 2,200 tons of trash pours into Nairobi's Dandora dumpsite everyday, causing severe environmental issues. But it's a lifeline for hundreds ...
NAIROBI, KENYA, DECEMBER 13 — The Kenya Government has cited access to predictable and adequate funding options, as a key challenge ...
Oliver Bill in his farm in Kisumu where he uses a solar powered generator to irrigate crops. Kenya is way ahead of many countries, in and out of Africa, ...
While presenting the Kenyan experience in climate change management, Tobiko disclosed that the local (Kenyan) economy is shedding more than ...
Access to predictable and adequate funding options is frustrating the implementation of climate change action plans in Kenya, Environment CS ...
Kenya has cited access to predictable and adequate funding options as a key challenge frustrating the implementation of climate change action plans ...
The UN climate change talks, which had been at a stand-off for three days, ended on Saturday night after an agreement on rules that will help reverse ...
In sub-Saharan Africa, climate change is seen as a threat to food security because of the region's dependence on rain-fed agriculture. In Kenya alone ...
With the impact of climate change an increasingly pressing global issue, a new generation of start-ups in Kenya is developing new technologies to ...
Eyes on transport, land use as climate change hurts health ... Many in Kenya mistakenly view climate change as a remote and foreign phenomenon ...
"[Dermophis donaldtrumpi] is particularly susceptible to the impacts of climate change and is therefore in danger of becoming extinct as a direct result ...
Kenya prepares to issue first green financing bond next year ... According to the study commissioned by Green Bond Programme Kenya with ... sustainable economic development and resilience to climate change in line with the ...
Kenya on course to realizing UN recommended forest cover ... efforts to reverse the effects of climate change but also earn Kenya more carbon credits.
The effects of climate change are real and we have experienced it with the droughts witnessed in Kenya” said Keriako Tobiko, Kenya's Cabinet ...
... sustainable economic development and resilience to climate change in line ... The study was commissioned by Green Bond Programme Kenya with ...
The effects of climate change are real and we have experienced it with the droughts witnessed in Kenya" said Keriako Tobiko, Kenya's Cabinet ...
Africa is facing new challenges, such as climate change, growing populations, rapid technological change, and more. Meanwhile, cities, as engines of ...
... line with the country's green economy strategy and climate change policies. ... The study was commissioned by Green Bond Programme Kenya with ...
We are now in the age of global warming, worrying as it sounds, but the innovation in Kenya is pretty much remarkable. Kenya has become the first ...
Before delving into the Kenyan situation, it is crucial to understand the exact causes of climate change and what climate change means.
underscored the severity of climate change. Brazil's foreign ministry cited "financial and budgetary restrictions" and the government transition, but ...
Climate Change Increases Exposure of Vulnerable People to Neglected ... for Neglected Diseases Initiative, Africa Regional Office, Nairobi, Kenya.
Not only are Kenya and Tanzania cheek by jowl in geographic location. ... of hydropower in this day and age of devastating Climate Change, pray…
Climate change-induced disasters cost nations at least $100 billion in 2018, a watchdog said Thursday, warning the spate of deadly wildfires, floods ...
A woman scavenges in a slum of Nairobi, Kenya. Overconsumption is leading to climate change and climate-related disasters which cost the planet ...
Ramage said that the IWC, where Japan will now have observer status, can focus on increasingly serious threats to whales such as climate change, ...
Unpredictable weather linked to climate change is laying waste to ... And the link between climate change and debt bondage is stark, explains Naly ...
At the largest conference of parties on climate change in Poland last month, the Kenyan delegation should have taken advantage of the occasion to ...
According to the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, more than 190,000 new motorcycles and three-wheeled vehicles were registered in 2017, ...
The Kenyan National Climate Change Action Plan 2018-2022, says the volume of solid waste generated across Kenya's urban centres increased from ...
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ADV) – Kenya has confirmed reports that the world's largest wildlife sanctuary there, faces a bleak future for the national ...
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta in early December announced plans to scale ... home solar power first took root and began to grow rapidly in Kenya. ... U.N. Paris Agreement climate change and Sustainable Development Goals.
... irrigation amid growing demand for horticulture produce across Kenya as the dry parts of the country grapple with tough effects of climate change.
The third instalment of the Ministerial Partnership for Action on Green Economy is underway in Cape Town today. CNBC Africa's Kopano Gumbi spoke ...
The warming, measured since 1960, is faster than predicted by scientists in a 2013 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report that looked at ...
The world's oceans are heating up at an accelerating pace as global warming threatens a diverse range of marine life and a major food supply for the ...
NAKURU, Kenya, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- Charles Ruto, a Kenyan farmer, has for the last four decades practiced beekeeping as a means to broaden his ...
The risks of catastrophic weather and flooding from climate change are exercising business leaders heading into next week's World Economic Forum ...
NAIROBI, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- A hydrologist expert with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Wednesday ...
“One way for Africa to mitigate climate change is through rainwater harvesting ... Simon Chelugui, Cabinet Secretary of Kenya's Ministry of Water and ...
Climate change threatens to make your morning brew more expensive ... From Brazil to Ethiopia and Kenya, growers are moving uphill and deploying ...
Climate change could make coffee more expensive ... From Brazil to Ethiopia and Kenya, growers are moving uphill and deploying new technologies ...
NAIROBI (Xinhua) – A hydrologist with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has urged Africa to pursue ...
Opening the round table at the Kenya Red Cross Society's Boma conference ... The ODI's Katie Peters tweeted from Nairobi that climate change had ...
Hope for Tharaka –Nithi County over effects of climate change ... Climate Pal is developing an improved woodstoves project in Kenya and as a starting ...
The Standard's Kenneth Kipruto talked to energy and climate change expert Andreas Kraemer who is also the Founder and Director Emeritus of ...
21 (Xinhua) -- The Nairobi-based African Academy of Sciences (AAS) on ... "Tackling climate change in Africa requires that African researchers are ...
The United Nations warned Monday that trade disputes, climate change and a me-first attitude to addressing global problems were threatening ...
Mohammed Hassan Mohamud, who has been a refugee in Kenya for two ... A top Red Cross official says climate change is worsening "old-age ...
Climate change adaptation, biodiversity protection and energy transition will be at the centre of discussions on March 14, 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya, ...
NAIROBI, Kenya Jan 23 – Environment Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko has decried the manner in which the environment sector despite its ...
The European Union's Copernicus Climate Change Service published its own data on January 7 that also found 2015-2018 to be the hottest years on ...
Water scarcity affects over 40 percent of the world and, with climate change, the situation could worsen. Kenya is a water-scarce country. Its per capita ...
29 (Xinhua) -- At fresh produce markets across Kenya, citizens are ... the country grapples with increased pests and diseases amidst climate change.
In Kenya, Ondiri swamp is a source of water for the people of Nairobi. In fact, the wetland is the country's only quaking bog - that's, a kind of bog that ...
Thousands of young people rallied in Belgium to demand action on climate change Thursday part of a wave of demonstrations led by high school ...
NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 1 – The United Nations General Assembly President has ... Goals (SDGs) and in addressing issues related to climate change.
... terrorism and climate change – and they are 'extremely concerned' about the ... A view of evening traffic near Kenya's Central Bank offices in capital Nairobi ... Sadly, Kenya is not isolated nor unique in this case, several African ...
Kenyan banks plan to issue a green bond by end of this year to raise money in the war on climate change, sector lobby Kenya Bankers Association ...
The bond's proceeds will fund the acquisition of green assets used to aid Kenya's climate change programmes and projects. Kenya's government will ...
This shows how much Kenya is affected by the effects of climate change. However, aware of the role of wetlands in mitigating these effects, the ...
A Nasa graphic showing the global temperature anomalies between 2014 and 2018 - higher than the long term trend is shown in red. /AGENCIES ...
Although plastic bags are now banned in Kenya, the country is still fighting discarded plastic. A Swiss company called Mr. Green Africa wants to help ...
The Irish Girl Guides is introducing a new climate change badge for its 12 thousand ... Irish Girl Guide Leader Jenny Gannon said that climate change has ... experience here in Ireland to say, a child in Ethiopia or Honduras or Kenya.
Climate change is seen as the greatest threat to international security, ... climate change, but the U.S., the U.K., Germany, Spain, Canada, Kenya, ...
Climate change seen as top threat, but U.S. power a growing worry -poll ... Worries about climate change have increased sharply since 2013, with ... South Africa and Kenya, according to the poll of 27,612 people conducted between ...
KAMATUNGU, Kenya, Feb 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As Mary Mbaka ... There are over 60 languages spoken in Kenya, but weather reports are ... that covers climate change, humanitarian news, women's and LGBT+ rights, ...
KAMATUNGU, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As Mary Mbaka tended to the crops on her farm in central Kenya, she wondered if she could ...
NAIROBI, Feb. 11 (Xinhua) -- The hand-driven machine moves slowly on the one-acre farm in Machakos to the southeast of Kenya's capital Nairobi, ...
Berlin — Climate change is the top security concern in a poll conducted by the ... Worries about climate change have increased sharply since 2013, with ... SA and Kenya, according to the poll of 27,612 people conducted between ...
True to its nature as a socially conscious film festival, this month's Berlinale showcases a string of unflinching climate change documentaries raising ...
BERLIN: Climate change is the top security concern in a poll conducted by the ... Worries about climate change have increased sharply since 2013, with ... South Africa and Kenya, according to the poll of 27,612 people conducted ...
Climate change seen as top threat, but US power a growing worry: poll ... BERLIN: Climate change is the top security concern in a poll conducted by the ... South Africa and Kenya, according to the poll of 27,612 people conducted ...
NAIROBI – The hand-driven machine moves slowly on the one-acre farm in Machakos to the southeast of Kenya's capital Nairobi, barely ripping the ...
Climate change was rated a major threat by 71 percent of Kenyans polled, followed by 65 percent who cited cyberattacks, 64 percent identifying Isis ...
Kenyans taking part in a newly-released global poll have identified climate change as the biggest threat facing the country. Islamist violence was listed ...
The UN has selected Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko to lead African Cities in the General Assembly conference in New York next week. Sonko will be ...
... and Oslo and spending little time at the agency's Nairobi headquarters. The audit findings had prompted some donors to withhold funding to UNEP.
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been selected by the United Nations to represent African cities at the UN General Assembly in New York. The 73rd ...
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko to represent Africa in UN's New York ... Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been selected by the United Nations to ... on sustainable development, food security, nutrition and climate change,” said Sonko.
And with climate change, the situation can only worsen,” Bunkers said. According to TheWaterProject.org, Kenya's water scarcity means women and ...
Experts in climate change and global security threats have long seen ... Today, however, it is clear that climate change poses an immediate security threat ... the most immediate effects of climate change, such as Kenya and Australia, ...
LETTERS: Climate change poses real threat to humanity ... Evidence is all over the world and Kenya is already suffering frequencies of adverse ...
Two unnamed financial institutions have lined up to issue Kenya's first ... plans to issue the special bonds to raise money in the war on climate change.
It is scorching hot in Kajiado, a semi-arid county bordering the Kenyan capital Nairobi, as the dry spell that has hit various parts of the east African ...
“Environmental degradation and the destructive effects of climate change ... the occasion to mark KDF's environmental soldier program in Nairobi.
The 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change aims to limit global ... than 500 million people, is considered especially vulnerable to climate change.
UK to invest up to £30m for Climate Change through partnership with ... to the crucial training our Armed Forces provides to security forces in Kenya, ...
... International Development Research Centre, Kenya about gender issues relating to climate change at the Gobeshona Conference held in Dhaka, ...
... specifically at three study sites in South Africa, Kenya and Ghana. ... Many parts of Africa are already considered hotspots for climate change, which ...
Nairobi has been unusually hot in the past few weeks, with surface ... Climate change comes as a result of increased Green House Gases (GHGs) in ...
The Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute Chief Scientist was recognised for his work in fighting climate change and carbon emission in the ...
Authorities in Kenya are struggling to contain spread of fires in part of Mount Kenya National Park in Tharaka-Nithi County, that have destroyed ...
Most recycled electronics are shipped to developing nations. But they often cause more harm than good. In Kenya, stockpiles of E-Waste have ...
NAIROBI, March 1 (Xinhua) -- The animal's black head and its white body ... on farms thanks to its ability to withstand the vagaries of climate change.
"We intend to enhance forest conservation and livelihood support for climate change resilience by benefiting the resource-poor and small land holders ...
... emerging researchers from South Africa, Benin, Nigeria, Liberia and Kenya. ... “Climate change poses serious development challenges for Africa, from ... “Global warming increased the chances of this event threefold,” New said.
As the first regional host of the One Planet Summit, Nairobi will host global leaders ... Our efforts to successfully limit global warming hinge on cities.
Climate change: UN Report warns of five environment hazards ... the start of the UN conference on the environment held in Nairobi, Kenya published.
This part of Lake Victoria, near Kisumu in western Kenya, is choked with water ... Climate change is an ongoing and future threat to freshwater species, ...
Kenya is becoming a green economy. This is just one of the key sentiments expressed by stakeholders attending a capacity building workshop for ...
The abnormally high temperatures currently being experienced have been attributed to decline in forest cover in the country and global warming.
The UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya, is the world's leading ... the Rio Conventions on biodiversity, desertification and climate change.
Kenya could introduce insurance cover against losses incurred by households due to disasters and weather-related events, which have been ...
NAIROBI: UN Environment Acting Executive Director Joyce Msuya has ... UN reports, Msuya stressed the urgency of addressing climate change and ...
His upcoming summer projects in Kenya include leading a climate change workshop and tree planting in local communities on the slopes of Mount ...
"Like Kenya, we are one of the largest global producers of tea. ... Sri Lanka is party to key multilateral treaties relating to climate change, including the ...
... United Nations' Environment Assembly from March 11-15 in Nairobi, Kenya, ... After the latest IPCC report on capping global warming to 1.5 degree ...
Nations to resolve in addressing climate change — UN official ... Nairobi, March 7 (IANS): UN Environment Acting Executive Director Joyce Msuya has ...
Sub-Saharan Africa, particularly Nairobi, could inform global action on climate change. Nairobi already has a strong private sector presence as the ...
NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – WHILE Africa is responsible for merely 4 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, 65 percent of the continent's estimated ...
Kenya-UK security cooperation yielding results, Matiang'i says ... Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has said that Kenya has learnt ... years and will include programmes to tackle climate change and allow “the UK to support ...
Researchers Examine Human Impact On Climate Change In Africa ... is working with experts and reseachers from Benin, Nigeria, Liberia and Kenya.
It is against the backdrop of this irony that global leaders, entrepreneurs, international organizations, and civil society meet in the Kenyan capital, ...
NAIROBI, March 9 (Xinhua) -- Kenya on Saturday urged the global community to embark on concerted efforts in the fight against climate change.
Xie Zhenhua, China's special representative for climate change affairs, said that for countries to meet the global binding resolutions, they must ...
Fight climate change with smart funding and support for women ... meet in Nairobi for the fourth session of the United Nations Environment Assembly.
By focusing on the themes of marine pollution, climate change, sustainable fishing, and the blue economy, the conference will identify innovative ...
This is global warming, admits director of the Institute of Marine Affairs (IMA) Dr ... But irresponsible Absurdistan is in Kenya to “save the planet”!
NAIROBI, March 9, 2019 - Xie Zhenhua, China's Special Representative for Climate Change Affairs, addresses the opening ceremony of the second ...
... the way towards the UN Climate Change Summit 2019 and impacting the overall UN agenda. ... As delegates come to Nairobi for the Assembly, UN Environment is deeply saddened by the news of the Ethiopian Airlines accident.
NAIROBI, March 10 (Xinhua) -- China will be an influential player in future ... Climate change, biodiversity, issues around sustainable production and ...
... consumption and production, plastic pollution, food waste and climate change. ... The passenger list includes 32 Kenyans and 18 Canadians.
... climate change the "first, foremost and paramount duty" of the United States. ... 10, 2014, Kenyan people who identify as gay and lesbian and others ...
... and Business Forum on the Environment in Nairobi that global warming has led to melting of glaciers, resulting in extreme weather events that have ...
Eighteen Canadians were killed in Sunday's crash involving an Ethiopian Airlines passenger jet en route to Kenya. All of the 157 passengers on the ...
This week's news included stunning shots from tornado devastation in Alabama, protests raging against climate change and gender inequality, and a ...
“He was due to attend a conference on family owned forests and climate change at Nairobi. I was to meet him on Monday evening for dinner,” Mr.
The five-day conference is set to begin in Nairobi on Monday, despite an ... in advance of further discussions on that front at another climate-change ...
The UN's Department of Safety and Security in Kenya says at least 19 ... forests and climate change at Nairobi,” said Dominic Walubengo, director of ...
Over 4,700 heads of state, ministers, business leaders, senior UN officials and civil society representatives are gathering in Nairobi for a meeting of the ...
It was the first international ice hockey game ever played in Kenya. ... to call attention to the impact of Climate Change - in Kenya and around the world.
Nairobi, March 11 A total of 4,700 heads of state, business leaders, senior UN officials and civil society representatives, who are gathering in this ...
It was the first international ice hockey game ever played in Kenya. ... call attention to the impact of Climate Change - in Kenya and around the world.
So, in Nairobi, the One Planet Summit (www. ... Climate change encompasses not only rising average temperatures but also extreme weather events, ...
World leaders gather in Nairobi to push for sustainable economies ... the UN Climate Change Summit 2019 and impacting the overall UN agenda.
... UN Climate Change Summit 2019 and impacting the overall UN agenda. ... As delegates assemble in Nairobi, the UN Environment expressed grief ...
It was also historical because it was organized to call attention to the impact of Climate Change - in Kenya and around the world. The widely ...
UN staff and delegates to the UN Environment Assembly, which opened in Nairobi on Monday, were among 157 to die on the way from Addis Ababa.
... the director of Kenya's Forest Action Network, said deMarsh was on his way to a conference on family-owned forests and climate change in Nairobi.
Fourth UN Environment Assembly opens in Nairobi ... The Nairobi Meeting is running under the theme “Innovative Solutions for Environmental ... that combats climate change, and reduces resource use and biodiversity loss.
NAIROBI – While Africa is responsible for merely 4 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, 65 percent of the continent's estimated population of ...
Garg, 32, had given over six years to the issue of climate change and ... environment conference of the UNEA, whose headquarters are in Nairobi.
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As climate change accelerates, the ... Delegates at the week-long meeting in Nairobi will debate a proposal from ... say could help fend off the worst impacts of runaway climate change.
LONDON: As climate change accelerates, the United Nations Environment ... Delegates at the week-long meeting in Nairobi will debate a proposal from ... backers say could help fend off the worst impacts of runaway climate change.
Edkins was heading to the One Planet Summit in Nairobi, Kenya, according to ... The profile says he focused on renewable energy, climate change ...
World Bank Spokesperson David Theis confirmed on Monday one of their employees and long-time climate change champion, 35-year-old Max ...
The acting director general for the United Nations in Nairobi, Maimunah ... world must take action quickly to counteract the effects of climate change.
Nairobi environment conference pays tribute to plane crash victims ... NAIROBI - Kenya - Delegates at the United Nations Environment Assembly, ... which include biodiversity loss, pollution and climate change related poverty.
... cocktail during the fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya, is an ... “Our generation is not arguing about climate change.
The crash of the Boeing 737 MAX 8, flying from Addis Ababa to Nairobi, ... world must take action quickly to counteract the effects of climate change.
NAIROBI - Kenya - Delegates at the United Nations Environment Assembly, meeting in Kenya, held a moment of silence Monday for the victims of ...
UNDP consultant worked on India's climate change plan ... Dr Manisha, who is settled in the US, was on her way to Nairobi to visit her elder sister ...
With African countries on the front lines of intensifying climate change risks, the World Bank is ... Ask the people of Kenya, who know only too well.
Currently attached to the environment ministry here as an adviser on climate change, Garg was supposed to help the Indian official delegation at the ...
So, in Nairobi, the One Planet Summit will illustrate the core truth at the heart of the climate change debate: that global warming has an impact on ...
NEW YORK | NAIROBI (IDN) – A five-day meeting of the United Nations top body on the environment, which is ... as well as paving the way towards the UN Climate Change Summit 2019 and impacting the overall UN agenda.
Shikha joined us in 2013 & was an advisor to India's @moefcc on climate change; Shikha was on her way to #UNEA in Nairobi.... @UN pic.twitter.com/ ...
Nairobi, March 12 Resource extraction has more than tripled since 1970, ... The implications for climate change are severe as there would be an ...
So, in Nairobi, the One Planet Summit will illustrate the core truth at the heart ... Macron, “We have all the means to act to fight against climate change.
Fighting Climate Change: Proposal To Dim The Sun And Cool Earth ... These reports come as Nairobi is hosting a UN Environment Programme ...
Don first heard about the flight crashing soon after takeoff from Addis Ababa on a trip to Nairobi, Kenya, via media reports. ... eastern Africa and as a renewable energy specialist advising on climate change and energy policies in SA.
London — As climate change accelerates, the United Nations Environment ... Delegates at the week-long meeting in Nairobi will debate a proposal from ... say could help fend off the worst impacts of runaway climate change.
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As climate change accelerates, the ... say could help fend off the worst impacts of runaway climate change. ... of its delegation in Nairobi, said his nation had concerns that sun-dimming ...
... making the first-ever trip to Kenya by a French president. On Thursday, he will attend the One Planet Summit in Nairobi on reversing climate change.
Just 13 minutes after takeoff, the flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi ... “Max was deeply committed to the fight against climate change and brought ...
As climate change accelerates, the United Nations Environment Assembly ... If approved, the Swiss-backed proposal being presented in Nairobi this ...
... forest and climate change (MoEF) and was on her way to Nairobi to be a ... A Nairobi-bound Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashed minutes ...
When the third One Planet Summit gets underway in Nairobi on March 14, it will make history while also making a crucial point about climate change.
Global Resources Outlook 2019 report released on Tuesday at the UNEP Headquarters Nairobi, during the UN Environment Assembly revealed that ...
He had been flying to the UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya, when tragedy struck around six minutes into the flight from Addis Ababa on ...
... Federation of Wooldlot Owners, was on his way to attend a climate change conference in Nairobi when his plane crashed early Sunday morning.
Add to this other elements that cause diseases and the threats humankind face become even graver. Global warming as a result climate change ...
On Thursday, he will attend the One Planet Summit in Nairobi on reversing climate change. Rwanda meanwhile has invited Macron to attend the 25th ...
Nairobi, Kenya ... is no tomorrow, causing climate change and biodiversity loss along the way," said Joyce Msyua, acting head of UN Environment.
In a paper published on Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change, ... If approved, the Swiss-backed proposal being presented in Nairobi this ...
So, in Nairobi, the One Planet Summit will illustrate the core truth at the ... One Planet Summit and actively fight climate change becomes significant.
This is one of the agenda items at the UN Environmental Assembly (Unea) taking place in Nairobi this week. Unea must pronounce itself on the matter.
One Planet Summit climate change talks to take place in Kenya ... host the third One Planet Summit on March 14 in Nairobi, making history while also ...
OLOMAYIANA, Kenya, March 13 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - I n this ... But raising large herds, the tradition in this region, is becoming more difficult, in part as climate change brings harsher droughts and other extreme weather.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 13 – Motorists have been urged to avoid Haile ... he will attend the One Planet Summit in Nairobi on reversing climate change.
WASHINGTON — Earth is sick with multiple and worsening environmental ills killing millions of people yearly, a new U.N. report says. Climate change ...
The World Bank Group together with the government of Kenya, France, and the United Nations are hosting the “One Planet Summit” which seeks to ...
The report says past and present greenhouse gas emissions have committed the world to an extended period of climate change with 'multiple and ...
UN Report: Pollution, climate change kill millions a year ... Outlook, released Wednesday at a U.N. conference in Nairobi, Kenya, painted a dire picture ...
Ahead of Mr Macron's seminal visit to Kenya, a diplomatic briefing on the tour in ... discuss ways to implement the Paris Agreement on climate change.
The scientific report says climate change, a global major extinction of ... released at a UN conference in Nairobi, Kenya, painted a dire picture of a ...
NAIROBI, March 13 (Xinhua) -- Multilateral financial institutions are making changes to their lending patterns, inspired by the need to finance new ...
... six years in the making, at a major meeting in Nairobi on Wednesday. ... But while awareness of climate change's catastrophic impacts grows, there ...
Dire UN climate change report reveals it's not too late to save planet ... released Wednesday at a U.N. conference in Nairobi, Kenya, painted a dire ...
A national of both Germany and South Africa, Max was en route to Nairobi, Kenya for the United Nations Environment Assembly and One Planet ...
NAIROBI, Kenya (WILX) - A new U.N. report says Earth is sick with multiple and worsening environmental ills killing millions of people yearly. The once-every-few-years scientific report cites dangerous climate change, a global major ...
The once-every-few-years scientific report cites dangerous climate change, ... The report, issued at a UN conference in Nairobi, Kenya, notes that air ...
Adesina expected to make major announcement to fight climate change and promote renewable energies. The President of the African Development ...
Climate change, a global major extinction of animals and plants, a human population ... We need to listen to young people about climate change ... released Wednesday at a UN conference in Nairobi, Kenya, painted a dire picture of ...
The two Kenyan teenagers stood awkwardly outside the UN Environment ... that if nothing changes, pollution and global warming could become unstoppable. ... Shlok, a student at Premier Academy in Nairobi, echoed this positivity.
Earth is sick with multiple and worsening environmental ills killing millions of people yearly, a new UN report says. Climate change, a global major ...
NAIROBI, March 13 (Xinhua) -- China will be an influential player in future ... Climate change, biodiversity, issues around sustainable production and ...
Nairobi (AFP). Governments and business must help countries in Africa deal with the fallout of climate change, the head of the World Bank said ...
Nairobi, Mar 13 (UNI) Multilateral financial institutions are making changes to their lending patterns, inspired by the need to finance new technologies ...
Dire UN climate change report reveals it's not too late to save planet ... Climate change, a global major extinction of animals and plants, a human ... released Wednesday at a U.N. conference in Nairobi, Kenya, painted a dire picture ...
French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Kenya on Wednesday ... will attend the One Planet Summit in Nairobi on reversing climate change.
On the sidelines of the UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, top UN ... experts underlined the role of faith communities in tackling climate change, ...
Nairobi, March 13 Pollution makes her heart throb and goosebumps erupt. ... condemned global inaction in the face of catastrophic climate change.
NAIROBI – On the sidelines of the UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, top ... they use to solve environmental challenges such as climate change.
NAIROBI, March 13 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations has called for urgent action on climate change to help achieve sustainable development goals ...
Georgieva is in Kenya's capital, Naiorbi, for the One Planet Summit that's convened by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, French President ...
Nairobi, March 13 French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Kenya on Wednesday ... "I am delighted to host my friend...in his historic visit to Kenya. ... on reversing climate change, a spokesperson for the UN Environment told .
France to support Kenya's quest for regional stability – Macron ... NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 13 – Visiting French President Emanuel Macron has committed ... “You delivered tremendous results regarding the fight against climate change.
Today, a United Nations (UN) environmental assembly in Nairobi saw the ... While climate change does feature, its primary focus is the myriad other ...
Macron said France will work closely with Kenya on green energy. He said Kenya delivered “tremendous results in the fight against climate change.”.
France and Kenya are also negotiating a contract for 1.6 billion euros to ... will attend the One Planet Summit in Nairobi on reversing climate change.
The sixth Global Environment Outlook (GEO6) report warns policymakers that current nationally determined contributions (NDC) under Paris ...
... invest 2% of their GDP on green investment it would deliver long-term growth as high as presently projected with fewer impacts from climate change, ...
Religious leaders have joined top UN officials in tackling climate change, a phenomenon that threatens to annihilate humanity, at a conference in ...
In addition, we need to simplify the complex climate change language so that a Kenyan cutting down a tree will see the need to plant two and one ...
The UN Environment Assembly got underway on March 11 in Nairobi, Kenya. ... The GEO6 document clubs air quality and climate change together as ...
Kenya is under sharp focus at the United Nations Environment Programme (Unep) Assembly over flouting of climate change mitigation policies as it ...
Macron said France will work closely with Kenya on green energy. He said Kenya delivered "tremendous results in the fight against climate change.".
Georgieva is in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, for the One Planet Summit that's convened by Kenyan president, Uhuru Kenyatta, French president, ...
Chumo said this is an indication of 20 years of climate change. ... tweeted that the population of mosquitoes in Nairobi might pose a serious health risk.
Kenya, France agree on deals worth Sh340bn ... the French leader will attend the One Planet Summit in Nairobi on reversing climate change.
On the first-ever visit to Kenya by a French head of state, presidents ... French leader will attend the One Planet Summit on reversing climate change.
Back then, neither of us had heard of climate change. ... and not once being invited to partake of what Kenyans uniquely define as “the national cake”.
Nairobi: Even if the world were to cut emissions in line with the 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreement, winter temperatures in the Arctic would rise ...
That shifted this week when the delegates in Nairobi debated a proposal for an ... according to the new study published in Nature Climate Change.
In 2018, Kenya diversified its capital markets when the Nairobi Securities ... Nairobi to avoid the “domino-effect” of climate change by breaking silos.
New technologies that block solar radiation or suck CO2 out of the atmosphere could help tackle global warming. Switzerland is calling for a United ...
NAIROBI, Kenya — Leaders and experts say Africa must find its own solutions to mitigate the impacts of climate change. French President Emmanuel ...
World leaders gathered in Kenya on Thursday to lend political muscle to UN ... French President Emmanuel Macron and Kenyan counterpart Uhuru ... "Climate change continues to be a major threat to sustainable development ...
Speaking in Kenyan capital Nairobi on the sidelines of the One Planet Summit he launched in 2017 to speed efforts to tackle climate change, ...
NAIROBI, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Heads of State and Government on ... to revitalize war against climate change, pollution and habitats' depletion.
NAIROBI, March 14 (Xinhua) -- The African Development Bank (AfDB) ... over the next five years to help in the global fight against climate change.
Nairobi — Governments and business must help countries in Africa deal with the fallout of climate change, the head of the World Bank said as the ...
On his part, French Prime Minister Emmanuel Macron, who is in Kenya for a two-day visit, said the best response to climate change is not words but ...
“Investment in sustainable management in the conservation of our forests is one of the most effective interventions to combat climate change in Kenya ...
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has pledged his country will cover more of its land with trees in a bid to fight climate change. Even though Africa ...
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — France's president and others made passionate calls on Thursday to speed up the fight against climate change, telling a ...
By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 14 – With the world's forests increasingly under threat from climate change and logging, ...
Nairobi (AFP). With the world's forests increasingly under threat from climate change and logging, leaders and top bank chiefs pledged billions on ...
World leaders gathered in Kenya on Thursday for the UN environment talks, ... “The best response to climate change is not words, but actions,” he added. ... of its population is reported to be directly affected by climate change.
With the world's forests increasingly under threat from climate change and ... "Our forests are the lungs that keep this planet alive," Kenyan President ...
Switzerland withdrew its resolution at the summit in Kenya on Wednesday ... ability to tackle climate change through geoengineering – and continue producing ... Indonesia's Agus Justianto, one of the facilitators of the talks in Kenya, ...
NAIROBI, March 14 (Xinhua) -- The World Bank will contribute efforts to ... fight against climate change, the World Bank's interim president Kristalina ...
NAIROBI - The World Bank and the African Development Bank will together commit more than $47 billion by 2025 to help African countries tackle the ...
NAIROBI, Kenya (CNS) -- The head of an African youth network urged the ... said young people were aware of the current realities of climate change ...
Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta bemoaned the impact of climate change on the poor and vulnerable people in the world. He said Climate change continues ...
The United Nations released its sixth Global Environment Outlook (2019) on Wednesday at a U.N. conference in Nairobi, Kenya. The 740-page report ...
Kenyan leader Uhuru Kenyatta committed his country to achieving 10 ... is one of the most effective interventions to combat climate change in Kenya.
“AfDB banks is pledging $25 billion (Sh2.5 trillion) towards climate change, ... and resource management system like the one Kenya uses of five Rs-reduce, ... that was challenged with coming up with solutions to climate change.
When asked about what on earth could best epitomize nature's wonders, I for one would definitely choose the peaks of Mt Kenya and Mt Kilimanjaro.
Kenya Thursday made a pledge to achieve at least 10 per cent forest cover in the next three years, even as the country ... CLIMATE CHANGE.
The summit is being convened by President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, President Emmanuel Macron of France, Interim President of the World Bank ...
Published in the peer-reviewed journal Nature Climate Change, the ... The findings come as Nairobi hosts a United Nations Environment Program ...
African countries must tackle climate change with a new economic model ... corporations, development banks and others gathered in the Kenyan ...
Young people from around the world spoke to the BBC ahead of global protests highlighting the impact of pollution and climate change. Speaking ...
Climate change: Fears about effects of pollution and climate change ... Speaking from countries as far apart as Kenya, Bangladesh and the United States, ... Climate change is expected to increase the frequency of extreme weather ...
In identifying two key environmental concerns, climate change and ... UN Environment Programme; they released it at a conference in Nairobi, Kenya.
The World Bank will press ahead with efforts to tackle climate change ... action,” Ms Georgieva told the Financial Times in an interview in Nairobi.
The announcement was made during the One Planet Summit in Nairobi, with President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya and President Emmanuel Macron of ...
For young people, particularly those who are still in school, climate change has ... For the activists getting involved, climate change is personal – it's their ... our march in Kenya,” says Niko Berghmans, who is 16 and lives in Nairobi, ...
... Africa and tackle one of the world's biggest challenges, climate change. ... In 2018, the Government of Kenya reaffirmed its intention to achieve ...
UK aid to give clean energy boost to Kenya ... provide power for people across Africa and tackle one of the world's biggest challenges, climate change.
After marathon talks in Nairobi, countries appeared to have reached a deal ... Unlike the UN's parallel process on climate change, the environmental ...
By Denis McClean. NAIROBI, 15 March, 2019 - Hunger, chronic poverty and the effects of climate change demand that we step up our efforts to reduce ...
NAIROBI, Kenya – Nations on Friday, March 15, were expected to commit to "significantly reduce" single-use plastics over the next decade, in a series ...
Delegates from around the world are in Nairobi, Kenya, this week for the ... the best bets for farmers needing options for adapting to climate change.
NAIROBI: Nations on Friday (Mar 15) were expected to commit to ... climate change - made only two references to man-made global warming and ...
UN Official Calls for Urgent Action on Climate Change ... Speaking in Nairobi, Kenya, she said those effects threaten ecosystems, the global economy, ...
After marathon talks in Nairobi, countries appeared to have reached a deal over ... The final ministerial statement -- issued on a day of youth protests against climate change -- made only two references to man-made global warming ...
... assembly in the Kenyan capital Nairobi announced that they had agreed to "significantly ... As voters we will show we care about climate change.
President Uhuru Kenyatta Friday at State House, Nairobi, separately held talks with ... “Kenya has made great strides in the generation of green energy. ... conservation and the support to host key conferences on climate change.
W'Bank, AfDB Promise Nigeria, Others $47.5bn To Tackle Climate Change ... $47.5bn by 2025 to help African countries tackle the effects of climate change. ... Adesina, made the announcement at the One Planet Summit in Nairobi.
A United Nations Environment Assembly meeting being held in Nairobi this week is considering whether to start assessing, and setting rules on, ...
NAIROBI, March 15 (Xinhua) -- A UN Environment Programme (UNEP) official on Friday called on countries to conserve the coastlines to keep coral ...
Live: Youth Strike for Climate Change in Washington, DC ... NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Extortion, physical assaults, verbal abuse, denial of state services ...
How Climate Change Has Influenced Travel Writing ... hominin fossils with the paleoanthropologist Richard Leakey in Kenya, and, in one particularly ...
In Nairobi, atmospheric chemist and State Department official Farhan ... “It seems to me inconsistent to say, on the one hand, that global warming is the ...
At a climate summit in Nairobi this week, the World Bank and the African Development Bank together commited more than $47 billion by 2025 to help ...
Live: Youth Strike for Climate Change in Washington, DC ... said, as grieving families rushed to airports in Addis Ababa and the destination, Nairobi.
Students and activists rallied inside Karura Forest in Nairobi, Kenya, ... The “school strike” movement for climate change action has spread since ...
Students and activists rallied inside Karura Forest in Nairobi, Kenya, on ... The “school strike” movement for climate change action has spread since ...
NAIROBI - With the world's forests increasingly under threat from climate change and logging, leaders and top bank chiefs pledged billions on ...
Kenyan students marched across the Karura Forest in the capital Nairobi on Friday for climate change action. These young people believe that '' if we ...
Climate change is considered the greatest threat against humanity. ... in a Nairobi forest shouting slogans to protest against the global climate change.
Students in Kenya marched to the edge of the Karura Forest in Nairobi to demand action on climate change, joining young people in 123 countries ...
These young people have never experienced a world untouched by climate change—yet they are the ones who will bear the brunt of its impacts, says ...
As youngsters hit the streets in cities across the globe, nations meeting at the UN environment assembly in the Kenyan capital Nairobi announced that ...
NAIROBI, March 15 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations (UN) delegates who ... The connection between migration and climate change is complex and ...
NAIROBI, March 15 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations (UN) 2019 Climate ... for discussions that are expected to boost global response to climate change, ...
... the One Planet Summit, which took place on March 14, 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya. ... An opportunity that allowed the AfDB President to make important announcements, promoting resilience and adaptation to climate change in Africa.
Kenya pledges to achieve over 10pc forest cover by 2022 ... Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday pledged to achieve at least 10 per ... and social consequences of climate change, the One Planet Coalition mobilizes public ...
... which will benefit more than 300k smallholder tea farmers in Kenya ... been developed jointly by the Department of Energy & Climate Change and ...
End climate change. Flight 302 crashed shortly after it took off from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia March 10, killing the 46-year-old Edmonton native and 156 ...
... identified specific areas for discussions that are expected to boost global response to climate change, the official told Xinhua on a side event of the just concluded fourth session of UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya.
World Bank pledges $22.5bn to help Africa fight climate change ... ahead of the One Planet Summit that opens in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, today.
African countries have renewed their push to combat climate change, with new ... of its funding would include projects in Ethiopia, Rwanda and Kenya.
... of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, the resolutions were adopted at the fourth session of UNEA which was held in Nairobi from March 11 ...
Student protests seeking action on climate change have been snowballing into a vigorous ... Blind denial of global warming won't hold water any longer. ... Programme (UNEP) released at the UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, ...
Nairobi, Mar 15 (AFP) Nations on Friday committed to "significantly reduce" ... The final ministerial statement -- issued on a day of youth protests against climate change -- made only two references to man-made global warming and ...
After marathon talks in Nairobi, countries appeared to have reached a deal over throwaway plastic items such as bags, cups and cutlery to reduce the ...
Speaking at the One Planet Summit in Nairobi, Kenya, Mr Adesina said that organisation was on course to achieve its target of allocating 40 percent of ...
... by the students from London to New Delhi who skipped school to take part in demonstrations calling for action on climate change. ... Nairobi, Kenya.
Sri Lanka signed the Paris Agreement, which is an unprecedented global commitment to combat climate change. Stressing Sri Lanka's commitment to ...
After marathon talks in Nairobi, countries appeared to have reached a deal over ... But unlike the UN's parallel process on climate change, the environmental assembly has no legal means of enforcing what countries promise.
Climate change has been a real issue affecting many countries around the world. In Africa, those affected are the countries around the coast, which ...
What really struck me in Nairobi, though, was what wasn't discussed: the ... And getting climate change back onto the political agenda is important in ...
BARCELONA – African countries must tackle climate change with a new ... summit in Nairobi, highlighted the example of West Africa's Solar Mamas, ...
In Nairobi, students of Braeburn Garden Estate School are aiming to spark world leaders into action on climate change. (AFP/Getty Images).
What really struck me in Nairobi, though, was what wasn't discussed: the Green New Deal being pushed by Democratic Party politicians in the U.S..
The World Bank said some of the beneficiaries of its funding would include projects in Ethiopia, Rwanda and Kenya. Although, details of the funding ...
A youth movement that started with a teenager in Sweden spread across the world on Friday, evidenced by the students from London to New Delhi ...
NAIROBI, March 17 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) has reshaped the global ... a platform to articulate threats to ecosystems and livelihoods that includes climate change, pollution and chemical waste.
NAIROBI, March 17 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) has reshaped the global environmental agenda since its inaugural ...
The deal between Carbon Initiative for Development and Kenya Tea Development Agency will see over 300,000 farmers benefiting from selling ...
Fight on climate change gets Sh2b ... forests' conservations as well as climate change adaptations and mitigation campaigns in Africa and Kenya.
What really struck me in Nairobi, though, was what wasn't discussed: the ... The basic notion that climate change is a global problem that requires a ...
LONDON – As climate change accelerates, the United Nations Environment ... Delegates at the week-long meeting in Nairobi will debate a proposal from ... say could help fend off the worst impacts of runaway climate change.
... the bank's president announced last week at the One Planet Summit in Nairobi, Kenya. ... Considering Africa's high vulnerability despite contributing the least to climate change, the African Development Bank has successfully ...
Also uncontrolled biomass consumption leads to mass deforestation that accelerates climate change which then interferes with food production and ...
As the famine facing about 12 counties in Kenya continues to draw anger from the public following little ... “Reality is that climate change is with us.
“Consequently, the Bank launched the African Financial Alliance for Climate Change (AFAC) to link all stock exchanges, pension and sovereign ...
UK Aid to give clean energy boost to Kenya ... power for people across Africa and tackle one of the world's biggest challenges, climate change.
Development Banks Announce New Climate Change Adaptation And ... announcements came at March 14's One Planet Summit, hosted in Nairobi, ...
At the UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi on Wednesday, delegates from the United States, Saudi Arabia, and Brazil blocked a sweeping plan for ...
... potentially risky technological fixes to curb climate change was abandoned on Thursday at a U.N. environmental conference in Nairobi, as countries ...
Notably, on 14 March, leaders from around the world gathered in Nairobi to reaffirm the world's commitment to fight against climate change. The WBG ...
Former destitute street adult in Kenya, Patrick Hinga, has died. .... study of potentially risky technological fixes to curb climate change was abandoned ...
The NEPAD Agriculture and Climate change Programme elaborates three interrelated core action segments: (a) The Africa CSA Alliance Forum which ...
This agreement is about the Observatoire spatial du climat (OCS), created to measure the impacts of climate change and develop space apps for ...
NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) — At a small tent on the edge of the U.N. campus here, environmental activists from the world's faith traditions huddled on the ...
Considering Africa's high vulnerability despite contributing the least to climate change, the Africa Development Bank has successfully raised its ...
March18, 2019 (Ezega.com) -- Close to 11 million people in Kenya, ... Scientists and activists warned us climate change would intensify or cause this ...
Disasters such as these are often linked to global warming. ... (MIGA), both subsidiaries of the World Bank, will help to achieve the Nairobi target.
NAIROBI, March 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Pakistan has lodged an ... said Khan, Prime Minister Imran Khan's adviser for climate change.
THE African Development Bank (AfDB) has pledged $25 billion funding towards financing climate change mitigation programmes in the ... bank last week at the close of the One Planet Summit, which took place in Nairobi, Kenya.
What really struck me in Nairobi, though, was what was not discussed: the ... The basic notion that climate change is a global problem that requires a ...
By Nita Bhalla NAIROBI, March 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) ... Pakistan's climate change minister Malik Amin Aslam Khan said on Monday.
As the famine facing about 12 counties in Kenya continues to draw anger from the public following little ... "Reality is that climate change is with us.
With more than a 1,000 people feared dead, according Mozambique President Filipe Nyusi, Cyclone Idai appears to be the worst storm to hit southern ...
[NAIROBI] As Sub-Saharan Africa strives to achieve economic growth, ... environmental challenges such as climate change and increased pollution in ...
Kenya Offers Viable Climate Smart Investment Opportunities for growth ... a collective voice from Paris Agreement clamouring for global warming to be ...
... sustainable education last week at the United Nations Environmental Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya. ... Her current research project — The Cassandra Effect — is working to understand the public response to climate change.
NAIROBI, Kenya — At a small tent on the edge of the U.N. campus here, environmental activists from the world's faith traditions huddled on the ...
NAIROBI: Pakistan has lodged an official complaint with the United Nations over ... said Khan, Prime Minister Imran Khan's adviser for climate change.
Nairobi, Kenya ... “Meat in particular has a disproportional impact on climate change because cows emit methane from their digestive systems,” said ...
The 'One Planet Summit in Nairobi: Africa Pledge' convened on 14 March 2019, ... session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-4) in Nairobi, Kenya. ... Climate Change Conference to help African countries manage climate risks ...
Dry spells in Mt Kenya are becoming more severe each year due to global warming, experts say. And failure to control intruders into the forest is a sure ...
The 'One Planet Summit in Nairobi: Africa Pledge' convened on 14 March 2019, ... session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-4) in Nairobi, Kenya. ... third of emission reductions between now and 2030 to keep global warming ...
AfDB Earmarks $25bn On Climate Change Initiative ... Adesina, who highlighted this at the recent One Planet Summit, which took place in Kenya.
This is according to the bank's president, Akinwumi Adesina, who highlighted this at the recent One Planet Summit, which took place in Kenya.
Humanity has made the planet sick, unleashing climate change, stripping forests, ... kind, released in Nairobi, Kenya, this week by the UN Environment Programme. ... “From climate change to the extinction of species, economies too ...
He acknowledges human behavior "certainly contributes to" climate change and ... In Kenya, people convicted of gay sex face up to 14 years in prison.
Nyong, a pioneering and globally recognized climate change expert, was ... Change at the International Development Research Centre in Nairobi.
For years, climate change seemed a distant reality for many Kenyans until the glaciers atop Mt Kenya started receding. At the One Planet Summit ...
Effects of global warming are more pronounced by the reduction in glacier cover atop Mount Kenya peaks. Glacier has been critical in recharging ...
In March 2019, a small expedition team climbed Mount Kenya to see first-hand how climate change is impacting communities and how they are ...
Tropical forests alone can deliver at least 30 per cent of mitigation action needed to prevent catastrophic climate change. The IPCC reports that by ...
He acknowledges human behavior "certainly contributes to" climate change and says the U.S. is .... At the airport in Nairobi, worried families gathered.
Anthony Nyong, Director for Climate Change and Green Growth, as one of ... Change at the International Development Research Centre in Nairobi.
The story of drought wasting Kenya's northern and north-eastern regions ... In fact, with some of the bleak projections on climate change, it could get ...
Residents living near the forest fled the area after the fires consumed the area. This comes at a time when climate change and enviromental ...
Speaking on the Bank's vision to develop the continent inclusively and within planetary boundaries, the Bank's Director for Climate Change & Green ...
The Director for Climate Change and Green Growth of African Development ... Prior to joining the Bank, he worked as a Senior Program Specialist for Climate Change at the International Development Research Centre in Nairobi.
... provide a level of predictability that will empower Kenya's farmer to be more productive and resilient, even as climate change adds new challenges.” ...
The cyclone made landfall on 14 March, the same day that the One Planet Summit started in Nairobi, called by French president Emmanuel Macron.
A climate change activist who pushed for the enactment of a law that mainstreams mitigation of global warming in Kenya's development plans has ...
... hostile reception did not deter Kenya Red Cross boss Abbas Gullet from encouraging Kenyans to contribute. "Climate change is real, it's happening.
Nyong joined the Bank in 2008 and built up the Bank's climate change ... Change at the International Development Research Centre in Nairobi.
... provide a level of predictability that will empower Kenya's farmer to be more productive and resilient, even as climate change adds new challenges.”.
Mithika Mwenda, a Kenyan climate change activist, has been named among the 100 most influential people in the world. He is the Executive Director ...
Complex problems like climate change rarely have a single solution. My hope is that ... Such a debate was unfortunately cut short in Nairobi last week.
Larry Hogan talks about climate change ... board, authorities said, as grieving families rushed to airports in Addis Ababa and the destination, Nairobi.
... (Unea)United Nations Convention on Biological DiversityUnited Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate ChangeDonald TrumpNairobi.
Nyong, a pioneering and globally recognised climate change expert, was ... change at the International Development Research Centre in Nairobi.
Kenya marks world water day amid pledge to bridge access gap ... NAIROBI, March 22 (Xinhua) -- Kenya on Friday marked the World Water Day with a ... has worsened against a backdrop of climate change and population pressure.
NAIROBI, March 22 (Xinhua) -- The East African Community (EAC) member states plan to implement policies reforms in order to achieve water ...
Kenya celebrates water and promotes a smarter management of water ... NEWSROOM (ADV) – Kenya on Friday marked the World Water Day with a ... has worsened against a backdrop of climate change and population pressure.
In summer, temperatures in informal settlements in Nairobi are up to 4°C ... African countries are global leaders in the fight against climate change.
Climate change is real. Here in Kenya, we are already seeing the effects in the famine in parts of northern Kenya. Eleven fatalities have already been ...
... to mitigate climate change. It is being hosted by the MESTI in partnership with the Nairobi Framework Partners, the Environmental Protection Agency ...
Because Kenya epitomises African leadership in climate action. It is well ahead in its energy transition, with 98 per cent of its electricity production from ...
This is through the Hifadhi project rolled out in the region aimed at mitigating climate change. Given the past exemplary performance of Kenyan ...
At a time when the discourse on climate change and transition to low-emission development trajectory is shaping international diplomatic, political, ...
This is one of the most dramatic proofs that climate change is real. Is there any hope ... Yes, and Nairobi set the beat of climate action two weeks ago.
A teacher from a remote, poverty-ridden, village in Kenya, Peter Tabichi, was ... can tackle issues such as food insecurity, water shortages and climate change. ... "On behalf of all Kenyans, I congratulate you for winning for the Global ...
In 2004, an earthquake originating from the same region caused a Tsunami that killed thousands of people. Three people died at the Kenyan coast.
Accra. Kenya has been cited as one of the countries with the best climate change policy in Africa, but the country has not implemented it to help it ...
Sponsored content: From traditional farming techniques to self-care, women and girls are finding their own ways to adapt to climate change.
As climate change worsens and farmers struggle to make a reliable income from food crops alone, some in arid Kenya are turning to agroforestry - the ...
She however expressed concern that African countries are depending on donor funding to fund climate change programs a situation which she noted ...
NAIROBI, March 25 (Xinhua) -- International Coffee Organization (ICO) on Monday blamed low coffee production on climate change and population ...
The show, to be titled Climate Change—The Facts, will be a 60 minute ... In one example, Hector talked about filming in Kenya for the program ...
Climate change has affected many areas on the continent, including Mozambique, Zimbabwe and ... Parts of Kenya are also experiencing extreme ...
In addition to the $200 billion that it has already pledged towards fighting climate change, the World Bank Group is stepping up its support for ... Uganda, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Kenya – on climate adaptation and mitigation.
Climate change is not a new phenomenon in Kenya and the recent trends and projections of what we should expect in the near future is public ...
Kenya rattled by evening earth tremor amid fears of climate change ... The tremor, which occurred at around 7 pm in Nairobi, was also felt in Mombasa, ...
Another discouraging trend given efforts to tame global warming was a slowdown last year in energy efficiency gains to 1.3 percent, only half the ...
The disaster, which the energy minister blamed on climate change, struck in the middle of Iranian New Year holidays, with many relief workers on ...
Kacheliba Constituency in West Pokot County, Kenya, can be a harsh place to ... It's a hotspot for the adverse impacts of climate change, and natural ...
These include growing concerns over climate change, Kenya's new constitution adopted in 2010 and the long-term development blueprint, Vision ...
"We need to treat climate change like the existential threat it is," she stated. ... families rushed to airports in Addis Ababa and the destination, Nairobi.
Fighting climate change with robust implementation of national ... Climate change is a race we can win, a race we must win, and, with Africa's ... for the period 2020-2025, at the One Planet Summit held in Nairobi, Kenya last week.
Though statistics on the extent to which the built environment contributes to climate change in Kenya are hard to come by, local experts say the sector ...
The United Nations Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya, brought ... illustrated how climate change triggers species' migration, told the CN&R in ...
Fighting climate change with robust implementation of national commitments ... Climate change is a race we can win, a race we must win, and, with Africa's ... The Africa Climate Week is organised annually by the Nairobi Framework ...
The area is highly protected to guard against risks such as poaching, climate change and drought. ... population over the past decade while larger wildlife species in key areas of Kenya have declined by more than 75 per cent.
... make the perilous trek from the Serengeti in Tanzania to the Maasai Mara reserve in Kenya to search for water and grazing land. The area is highly protected to guard against risks such as poaching, climate change and drought.
NAIROBI, March 15 (Xinhua) — The United Nations (UN) delegates who ... The connection between migration and climate change is complex and ...
NAIROBI, Kenya, March 29 – Ahead of the 2019 Paris Marathon, title ... has touched the lives of Kenyans, as they look to mitigate climate change.
Nairobi — Ahead of the 2019 Paris Marathon, title sponsor Schneider ... has touched the lives of Kenyans, as they look to mitigate climate change.
NBC Laments 'Greedy and Lazy' Humans, Predicts 'Climate Change Refugees ... Keir Simmons traveled to the Masai Mara wildlife preserve in Kenya.
Kenya is among these countries and has purposed that it is necessary to .... Nuclear Power Generation will help a lot with reducing climate change ...
... to persistent global challenges such as food shortages, health challenges and the effects of climate change. ... Gulu University and Mbarara University of Science and Technology in Uganda, and Mount Kenya University in Kenya.
Drastic climate change spells doom for Bee keepers ... farming free from use of pesticides as some of the strategies to boost beekeeping in Kenya.
I do not need to feel guilty about contributing to global warming when my ... The average Kenyan consumes only 167 kWh of electricity per year.
WORKS IN THE OFFING: The Kenya Urban Roads Authority (Kura) is aware ... CLIMATE STUDIES: The climate change menace is very real, remarks ...
Hero's welcome for Kenyan teacher who scooped top Maths price ... going to be just the children but to help the community adapt to climate change.
President Uhuru Kenyatta last year banned logging countrywide, as Kenya suffers erratic climate change caused by decreased forest cover.
... the many challenges that face famers in Kenya, given that climate change has drastically altered the weather seasons in the country, and seemingly ...
... a long list of disagreements, including the US rejection of international agreements on ending Iran's nuclear program and fighting climate change.
More than 200 key stakeholders will convene in Nairobi during a ... from a rapidly growing population, increased effects of climate change and rising ...
Islamabad: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin ... Kenya has done it in 6 months and I have managed to bring their entire ...
Without understating the value of local trade, supporting Kenyan MSMEs ... sector in past years, which has made us vulnerable to climate change.
Quantifying the services of natural and built infrastructure in the context of climate change: the case of the Tana River Basin, Kenya.Colombo, Sri ...
The Ministry of Climate Change along with students of different colleges ... We are going to make the federal capital 'plastic free' as Kenya and many ...
While this is attributable to factors, such as climate change that are largely beyond the government's control, the accompanying food crises are not.
Kenya is among these countries and has purposed that it is necessary to diversify ... Nuclear power will also help with reducing climate change effects.
In the end, the real reason why people are starving in Northern Kenya has little to do with rain or climate-change and everything to do with a ...
DfID Kenya Head Julius Court visits UKaid funded projects in Turkana ... climate change, peace, refugees and strengthening government systems.”.
"The objective of the T4SD Hub is to provide the needed technical assistance to SMEs on increasingly important topics such as climate change ...
"Internal and external documents show that Shell has known about climate change at least since the 1950s and has been aware of its large-scale and ...
Key of these is the Kenya National Policy on Climate Finance Draft, Kenya's Nationally Determined Contribution and National Climate Change Action ...
It is a few minutes past six in the evening and the thuds of the Indian Ocean waves are drowning the blissful screams and giggles of children ...
Ms Fatma Twahir, the principal curator at Fort Jesus, says a sea wall was proposed to prevent further erosion of the walls, and climate change is to ...
Training standards should be adopted for technicians who handle refrigeration and air-conditioning in order to reduce global warming, Principal ...
Former US president Barack Obama, visiting Berlin on Saturday, hailed weekly protests by youths against climate change, saying "the sooner you start ...
The Met Office had already been working closely with the KMD, collaborating on a pilot project to build climate change resilience in northern Kenya's ...
NAIROBI, Kenya 8 April – The Speaker of the Senate Kenneth Lusaka called ... in the southern hemisphere – to the adverse effects of climate change.
Senate Standing Committee on Climate Change Monday in its endeavour to make the country plastic free had ... "Kenya has banned single use plastic whereas during our visit to Kenya on the 4th United Nations Environment ...
NAIROBI, April 7 (Xinhua) — The growing number of innovations deployed in Kenya's agriculture sector could ... required to boost crop yield despite challenges linked to climate change, pests, diseases and declining soil health.
A lot of the discussion being had on climate change often revolves around ... Mombasa, a coastal city in Kenya, is on the coastal plain, only about 45 ...
A few months ago I was with a group of Kenyan politicians in Abu Dhabi. Hosting us for a cup of coffee was my good friend Abdalla Nassir. Abdalla is a ...
Weeco also signed a partnership deal with Kenya PET Recycling Company Ltd (PETCO Kenya), an industry body ... for Primary Industries through the Sustainable Land Management and Climate Change Research programme.
Nairobi — The Speaker of the Senate Kenneth Lusaka called for urgent ... in the southern hemisphere - to the adverse effects of climate change.
SBSTA 50 will address, among other issues: the Nairobi work programme (NWP) on impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change; and ...
The first agricultural data centre will be ready by July, Kenya Agricultural and ... Speaking during the Dell global forum Nairobi chapter, Karlo ICT director ... will eliminate the effects of the sudden climate change on food production.
By taking the lead on this matter, the President and other leaders not only contribute to the fight against global warming, minimizing the danger of a ...
In such a context, the Mauritius-Kenya Double Taxation Avoidance ... Speaking about climate change, the Prime Minister pointed out that both ...
Speaking on Wednesday at Wote during a mapping and upscaling of climate change action in Kenya, Dr. Odiwour said climate change was a menace ...
Deadlock at UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi shows it's a complex ... a small amount of sunlight back into space to help combat climate change.
NAIROBI, April 11 (Xinhua) -- Kenya and the United Nations Environment ... He further said that the impacts of climate change have led to negative ...
NAIROBI, April 11 (Xinhua) -- The Nordic countries said Thursday they will provide technological support to boost Kenya's inventions for green energy ...
Kenya partners UNEP to augment forest cover, reduce environmental ... He further said that the impacts of climate change have led to negative ...
Kenya and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on Thursday ... “Climate change has led to negative impacts such as; frequent cyclic ...
... buildings and power lines, countries vulnerable to climate change - from Bangladesh to Kenya and Guatemala - have proposed new ways to access ...
Nairobi and Central regions were to start having rains by end of March, but ... Steven King'uyu from the Climate Change Directorate in the Ministry of ...
... vulnerable to climate change - from Bangladesh to Kenya and Guatemala - have proposed new ways to access cheaper financing to tackle the risks.
It's well known President Donald Trump said the sounds windmills make cause cancer. The term windmill cancer is immortalized along with other ...
"The recent floods were due to climate change and global warming," Sahar Tajbakhsh said. The Islamic republic has received aid from neighbouring ...
Climate change: Finance ministers express concern, form coalition ... Denmark, Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Kenya, and ...
... and power lines, countries vulnerable to climate change – from Bangladesh to Kenya and Guatemala – have proposed new ways to access cheaper ...
Meanwhile, Father John said despite climate change being a contributor to the ongoing drought and hunger, the government should protect its citizens ...
NAIROBI, April 15 (Xinhua) -- The UN Environment on Tuesday called for the revision of education curriculum in Africa to promote climate change ...
“We have managed to seriously impact this environment through climate change. I can see the incredible wildlife that needs protection. Over the years ...
Most people are concerned about their pension, but should they really be concerned about the effect of their pension fund on the climate? Now there ...
Climate change is linked with literally everything we do,” Agnes Leina, founder and head of a Kenyan non-profit that supports pastoralist women and ...
Richard Munang, UN Environment climate change coordinator for Africa, ... to turning challenges into opportunities,” Munang told a forum in Nairobi.
... railed against immigration and denounced "climate hysteria", saying the pressure to halt global warming was "destroying the economy and Finnish ...
Kenya's Cherono wins men's Boston Marathon in sprint to tape .... mutual interest, such as nuclear arms control, fighting terrorism and climate change.
... consists of about 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Kenya. ... To the island nation of Seychelles, climate change poses an existential ...
There is also an additional Sh21.2m as Kenya urban institution grant, Introduction of Sh80m as water tower protection and climate change mitigation ...
Acting Deputy Director of Kenya Meteorological Department Bernard Chanzu said Kenyans ... Mr Chanzu blamed the failed rains on climate change.
Edwin Murimi, deputy director of environment and climate change for Nairobi, said the city had teamed up with national government and partners like ...
NAIROBI. — The UN Environment has called for the revision of education curriculum in Africa to promote climate change awareness among the youth.
The 5th Africa Mini Grids Summit 2019 will convene on May 8-10 in Nairobi, Kenya. This fifth edition of the Africa-wide conference will once again ...
Under the 2015 Paris deal to limit global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius, the 28-nation EU has pledged to cut greenhouse gas emissions by ...
Acting Deputy Director of Kenya Meteorological Department Bernard Chanzu, pointed out that the failure of the rains was due to climate change.
But six weeks on, it is yet to rain in Nairobi and other parts of the country. - The lengthy sunny spells have been blamed on climate change. Farmers ...
The long rains of March to May give Kenya 70 per cent of its rainfall. ... Climate change is making the droughts more extreme and the longer dry spells ...
On Tuesday, Kenya Meteorological Department acting deputy director ... Climate change is making the droughts more extreme and the longer dry ...
Unfortunately for us, the most recent reports for our climate looks grim, with oceans warming 40 percent faster than what we initially thought.
... journalist and a communications consultant based in Nairobi, Kenya. ... for Climate Change (PAMACC), an association that brings together over 60 ...
The coalition, which is aiming to direct additional revenue opportunities to tackle climate change, has endorsed six common principles, known as the ...
... of drought tolerant crops to contain food insecurity that has worsened against a backdrop of climate change, a Kenyan scientist said on Wednesday.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 17 – Governors from 13 counties ravaged by the current ... that will build community resilience in the wake of climate change.
Kenya wildlife agency launches new guidelines to boost governance ... NAIROBI, April 17 (Xinhua) -- Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) on Wednesday ... of iconic species amid threats linked to human activities and climate change.
The Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) in partnership with Nordic Countries have launched a Green Hub to address climate change ...
Mahfoudh Haji, a climate change activist from Zanzibar, left a conference in ... And in Kenya, community organisers are helping women sell their ...
... across different stages of a child's life in India and Kenya - and warns that climate change is making such incidents more frequent and more intense.
Nairobi — Governors from 13 counties ravaged by the current drought now want ... that will build community resilience in the wake of climate change.
... across different stages of a child's life in India and Kenya, and warns that climate change is making such incidents more frequent and more intense.
... across different stages of a child's life in India and Kenya – and warns that climate change is making such incidents more frequent and more intense.
Kenya is staring at one of the worst climate change side effects and Kenyans have been warned to brace themselves for tough times ahead.
Expansion of geothermal power is a major component of Kenya nationally determined contributions (NDCs) to global climate change mitigation and ...
It explores how climate change will require more efforts needed to achieve ... Agriculture accounts for close to 30 per cent of Kenya's gross domestic ...
University of Nairobi Don, Dr. John Nyangaga is warning that climate change could spell doom to the survival livelihoods in the East African region.
According to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal, greenhouse gas emissions are at its highest level in history and it has resulted in ...
At the next round of UN climate change talks in Bonn in June, this year, nine ... transparency framework under the Paris climate change agreement. ... It was at the third instalment of the One Planet Summit in Nairobi, Kenya, ...
But the focus for Kenya this time is climate change and sustainable development. A brochure on the country's candidature by the Ministry of Foreign ...
Many pastoralists' communities in Northern Kenya are now embracing ... livelihood project under the smart climate change agriculture will go a long ...
Before arriving in the Rift Valley, I spent a decade studying climate change as an academic. In 2015, I went to Kenya to learn about the human impact ...
Kenya has intensified lobbying among peers to gain a seat on the UN Security ... But the focus for Kenya this time is climate change and sustainable ...
The real reason why people are starving in Northern Kenya has little to do with rain or climate change and everything to do with a government, ...
With frequent and prolonged effects of drought occasioned by climate change, Kenya Red Cross North Eastern Regional Manager Mohamed ...
Kenya is banking on inter-regional agro-based trade to meet the ... food production for a range of reasons such as climate change and pesticides.
A robust understanding among stakeholders of the multiple benefits of sustainable bioenergy is lacking," said Richard Munang, Climate Change ...
A robust understanding among stakeholders of the multiple benefits of sustainable bioenergy is lacking,” said Richard Munang, Climate Change ...
Kenya has recorded a substantial dwindle in staple food production for multiple causes such as climate change and pesticides. The East African ...
The changes in Kenya's rainfall patterns have been linked to climate change. Global warming is known to cause an overall warming in the atmosphere ...
But there are fears that could change under Bolsonaro, a climate change skeptic. "Bolsonaro is poisoning the spirit of the people. Lots of people think ...
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 ...
Kenya and Namibia have signed agreements to strengthen essential sectors such as tourism, fisheries and mining. During their joint press conference ...
Technology! A constant component that progressively weathers challenges of ecommerce evolution in every industry. Tourism is no exception and ...
Kenya and Namibia on Friday signed agreements to bolster cooperation on tourism, youth and political consultations. The signing of the agreements ...
Technology! A constant component that progressively weathers challenges of e-commerce evolution in every industry. Tourism is no exception and ...
Tourism stakeholders have welcomed the introduction of direct flights to Mombasa by leisure airline Tui Fly. The carrier will operate weekly from two ...
Following Kenya's approval for Category One status by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in April 2017 and Jomo Kenyatta International ...
Autograph Collection Hotels announced that it will soon debut the brand into Kenya with Sankara Nairobi slated to join the brand's diverse and ...
Miss Tourism Kenya 2018 making a grand entry to Kapenguria town. [Source/Facebook/Hon. Prof. John Lonyang'apuo]. Sarah Pkyach, the Miss ...
NAIROBI, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- Omani investors on Friday expressed interest in investing in Kenya's oil and tourism sectors, a trade lobby said. Kipronoh ...
(MENAFN) Omani investors, expressed attention in investing in Kenya's oil and tourism fields, a trade lobby said. Kipronoh Kittony, chairperson of ...
Kenya Airways (KQ) told the Sunday Nation that they anticipate very few complaints given the care they have taken with the flight. Read more ».
A new direct flight from JFK to Nairobi will open up East Africa to business and tourism in positive ways. Travelers no longer need to waste time ...
By Philip Mwakio | Published Tue, October 30th 2018 at 15:43, Updated October 30th 2018 at 15:48 GMT +3. SHARE THIS ARTICLE. Share on ...
TechInAfrica – The advance of technology has always been a support in many aspects of life, no exception to tourism. The tourism sector, particularly ...
The Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife has said Kenya does not support re-opening of trade in products obtained from endangered species like rhino ...
By Jacob Ng'etich and Robert Kiplagat | Published Sat, November 3rd 2018 at 00:00, Updated November 2nd 2018 at 23:29 GMT +3. SHARE THIS ...
Najib Balala, Kenyan Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary, was among the speakers at the first International Tourism and Investment ...
NAIROBI, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) -- The Kenyan government said Sunday it will review a charter incentives program to incorporate low-cost carriers and ...
NAIROBI, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) — The Kenyan government said Sunday it will review a charter incentives program to incorporate low-cost carriers and ...
Sarah Pkyach, Miss Tourism Kenya 2018, is determined to change the name of West Pokot county, which has been tarnished for many years by cattle ...
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As Kenya prepares to mark 100 years since the World War one ended, the government has been challenged to identify and restore war sites and ...
NAIROBI, Nov. 7 (Xinhua) -- Kenya has realized about 37 million U.S. dollars in revenue from the charter incentive program which was launched in ...
A former Miss Tourism Nairobi has protested at her detention at a police station in Nyandarua for allegedly forging documents to claim ownership of a ...
The Kenya Tourism Board has appointed the New York-based CornerSun Destination Marketing to lead marketing efforts in the North American ...
NAIROBI, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) -- The number of tourists visiting Kenya through its two main airports has registered a considerable increase in the first ...
Devolution has given the 47 counties a platform to market and develop tourism facilities, according to Kisumu County Acting Chief Officer for Tourism ...
The number of tourists visiting Kenya through its two main airports has registered a considerable increase in the first eight months of the year, pointing ...
By Kevine Omollo | Published Thu, November 15th 2018 at 00:00, Updated November 14th 2018 at 22:28 GMT +3. SHARE THIS ARTICLE. Share on ...
The Castle Lodge Hotel in Kirinyaga County which is frequented by foreign tourists on the way to climb Mt. Kenya. Photo by KNA. Rice grown from ...
Nigeria loses out on tourism revenues to countries such as Kenya, Ghana and the Gambia. [Photo: Courtesy]. IKOGOSI, Nigeria- Deola Akeju stood ...
What tourism has done to Kenya and my hometown, Davos When it comes to tourism, Kenya and Switzerland have a lot in common. In both cases ...
Foreign tourists and local tourists have been assured of safety in Malindi resort town after the kidnapping of an Italian Aid worker at Chakama village ...
Players in the multi-billion-shilling tourism industry at the Coast have reported bumper returns boosted by growth in conference tourism. More than 50 ...
The Blue Economy Conference will be held in Nairobi this week. The Kenyan diplomacy team has been working on this event for quite some time and ...
Kenya has many tourist attractions but mainly relies heavily on three: natural heritage, the big five and our sandy beaches. The country has not been ...
Renowned British supermodel, actress and singer Naomi Campbell is in Malindi, Kilifi county, for a working holiday. Campbel, 48, arrived on Friday ...
Huddah Monroe has never been one to shy away from showing off her body, and she got everyone talking yesterday when she posted raunchy new ...
The hospitality industry at the Coast has received a major boost after the newest luxury hybrid accommodation facility, the Nyali Golf View Residence, ...
Petite socialite Huddah Monroe took to social media to share yet another racy photos of herself on that show her in a tiny bra and thong. Huddah ...
The tourism sector will soon register growth in the numbers of visitors coming to Kenya from outside the country after the booking and payment of ...
Tourism secretary Najib Balala has tapped hoteliers to help drive Kenya's marketing campaign. Mr Balala appointed top hoteliers to help with the ...
NAIROBI—Thanks to its white sandy beaches and world-famous parks, Kenya is a must-visit for many of the world's travelers. Nairobi, however ...
NAIROBI, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's tourism authority said Monday it has kicked off a promotion campaign in the United States to woo more visitors in ...
(MENAFN) Kenya was confirmed to have launched on Monday a campaign in the United States, aiming to attract more American tourists in the country ...
Nairobi – Kenya's tourism authority said on Monday it had kicked off a promotion campaign in the U.S. to woo more visitors in light of Kenya Airways' ...
Narok County Government in South West Kenya has partnered with Reuters Plus, the branded content studio of a multimedia news provider, to launch ...
Kenya is diversifying its unique tourism products and tapping on cultural tourism as a key product. Speaking when he addressed the 3rd edition of the ...
A local tourist standing on the concrete block that acts as the beacon marking the boundary between Kenya and Tanzania. In the background is Lake ...
One of the grandest wildlife spectacles on earth is the annual Great Migration, when herds of wildebeests, zebras and gazelles travel a circular route ...
By Philip Mwakio | Published Fri, December 7th 2018 at 19:06, Updated December 7th 2018 at 19:07 GMT +3. SHARE THIS ARTICLE. Share on ...
Hotels in the coastal city of Mombasa are bracing for the peak tourism season as holiday makers flock the sandy beaches and bed occupancy rose ...
Tourists are entertained by traditional dancers after arriving with inaugural Qatar Airways flight at Moi International Airport Mombasa on Sunday.
MOMBASA, KENYA: Tourism players at the Kenyan Coast have positively welcomed the direct flights to Mombasa by Qatar Airways.
By Philip Mwakio | Published Mon, December 10th 2018 at 14:10, Updated December 10th 2018 at 16:11 GMT +3. SHARE THIS ARTICLE. Share on ...
Qatar Airways' first non-stop flight from Doha to Mombasa, Kenya landed today at Moi International Airport, marking the airline's second gateway in ...
The breathtaking view from Sagalla Hills near Voi where a Royal Air Force plane went down during World War II. [XN Iraki, Standard]. Sagalla Hills ...
Fishermen in Lake Naivasha maneuver through water hyacinth which has invaded the fresh water body reducing fish production by over 50 percent.
Tourists engages themselves in drum beating as others dance during the World tourism day, the area manager insisted that the tourism sector has ...
Sarah Pkyach Chepurai, Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2018/2019 Monday received a heroic welcome back home from West Pokot county ...
The international market has regained confidence in the country with tourist numbers skyrocketing, according to Travelers Beach Hotel sales and ...
Picture-postcard Tanjung Lesung was a cornerstone of Indonesia's bid to supercharge its tourism industry, boasting palm-fringed beaches, a towering ...
Tourism in Kenya grew by 7.4% in the nine months to September in 2018, according to the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics. Arrivals at the Jomo ...
Concern has been raised over the historic town of Malindi losing international investment opportunities for high-end tourism due to poor infrastructure.
Kenya – Concern has been raised over the historic town of Malindi losing international investment opportunities for high-end tourism due to poor ...
Kenya's game-dominated tourism faces a bleak future as the population of wild animals that attract visitors to the country continue to decline rapidly.
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's earnings from tourism jumped by almost a third in 2018 from the previous year to 157.4 billion shillings ($1.55 billion), ...
(Adds details). NAIROBI, Jan 7 (Reuters) - Kenya's earnings from tourism jumped by almost a third in 2018 from the previous year to 157.4 billion ...
Along with tea exports and cash sent home by Kenyans living abroad, tourism is one of the top sources of hard currency for the East African nation.
Tourism CS Najib Balala (PHOTO: FILE) NAIROBI, KENYA: Earnings from tourism industry improved in 2018 with the ministry reporting Sh157 billion ...
Kenya's tourist arrivals grew by 37.33 percent from the previous year to cross the two million mark in 2018 for the first time, posting a significant growth ...
Mombasa — Opposition leader Raila Odinga on Monday called the government to do away with bureaucracies that are bottle-necks in developing the ...
MOMBASA, Kenya, Jan. 7 (Xinhua) -- Kenya earned about 157 billion shillings (about 1.55 billion U.S. dollars) from tourism in 2018, up from 1.18 ...
Tourism earnings grew 31.2 percent in 2018 to Sh157 billion, up from Sh119 billion the previous year. Last year's number of international arrivals was ...
MOMBASA, Kenya, Jan. 7 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday called on tourism stakeholders in the country to be creative and ...
Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho has defended his beautification project of painting buildings in Mombasa with a uniform colour of white and blue.
(MENAFN) A government official declared that Kenya has granted around USD 1.55 billion from tourism in 2018, a surge from USD 1.18 billion in ...
Kenya's tourism earnings rose 31.3 percent in 2018, buoyed by growth in tourist arrivals after prolonged electioneering period in 2017. Kenya Tourism ...
Kenyan Opposition leader Raila Odinga on Monday called the government to do away with bureaucracies that are bottle-necks in developing the ...
The tourism industry has surpassed the two million mark, in international arrivals for the year 2018, representing a growth rate of 37.3 per cent, from ...
The United States produced the highest number of foreign tourists who visited Kenya in 2018, the latest data by the Ministry of Tourism shows. Tourism ...
Kenya's tourism earnings grew 31.2 percent in 2018 to Sh157 billion, up from Sh119 billion the previous year. Last year's number of international ...
The growth was attributed to political stability and lift of a blanket travel advisories by foreign countries. - A total of 2,025, 205 international visitors ...
Kenya's Ministry of Tourism and the Kenya Tourism Research Institute, via their official Twitter accounts, announced (07-Jan-2019) visitor arrivals to ...
(MENAFN) Kenya has earned about USD1.55 billion from tourism in 2018, up from 1.18 billion dollars in 2017, reflecting a 31.26 percent growth.
Nairobi — The African continent is the biggest market source for Kenya's international tourists, latest government statistics show, beating top traditional ...
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ADV) – Kenya, one of Africa's leading tourist havens, has announced an increase in revenue from 119.9 billion shillings ($1.1 ...
Kenya's tourism revenue jumped to KSh 157 billion in 2018. - The growth was attributed to political stability and calm in Kenya. - The industry was ...
The number of tourists Kenya recorded in 2018 crossed two million. Among the nations that contributed tourist sources to Kenya, Tanzania is reported ...
Traditional dancers welcome tourists at Moi Airport, Mombasa, when they arrived on board the inaugural Qatar Airways flight on December 9 ...
The other day I bumped into 5 of your waheshimiwa's who had just landed in Delhi for 'medical check-up' sheeping into a Cancer facility. I was on my ...
With over 1.3 billion travelers on the move, the world experienced the highest growth in international tourist arrivals since 2010. Much of the rebound ...
The government is investing millions of shillings in rehabilitating waterfronts to attract more tourists. The Ministry of Tourism says it plans to establish ...
The government of Kenya is investing millions of shillings in rehabilitating waterfronts to attract more tourists. According to the Ministry of Tourism, ...
The Chairman of the African Tourism Board, Juergen T. Steinmetz, extended his sympathy to the families of the victims, strongly condemning the terror ...
The attack on an upmarket hotel complex in Kenya's capital that claimed at least 14 lives may impact the East African nation's key tourism industry, ...
The attack on an upmarket hotel complex in Kenya's capital that claimed at least 14 lives may damage the East African nation's key tourism industry, ...
Fourteen people have been reported killed following a terrorist attack on Kenya's five-star DusitD2 hotel, 15 January. The hotel, located near the CBD ...
After this week's terror attacks in a Nairobi hotel complex, a question mark hangs over the continued growth of Kenya's lucrative tourism industry.
United States and the United Kingdom have spared Kenya's tourism fresh travel advisories to their citizens after terrorists attacked the mixed-use ...
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaica's Tourism Minister, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett today issued a statement regarding the terrorist attack of DusitD2 Hotel ...
The official opening for the Global Tourism Resilience Center is planned on January 20, and the center is busy already reaching out to Kenya.
Kenya and Zimbabwe two beautiful countries. – now marked by violence. Kenya is a country in East Africa with a coastline on the Indian Ocean.
Tourism operators in Kenya and the rest of East Africa have expressed their feelings over the recent Nairobi terror attack, saying it could affect tourism ...
AFRICA. Analyst ForwardKeys believes the recent terrorist attack on the DusitD2 hotel in Nairobi will have “minimal impact” on tourism to Kenya.
The impact of this week's deadly terrorist attack on a luxury hotel in Nairobi will have a minimal impact on tourism to Kenya, a travel forecasting group ...
ForwardKeys, which forecasts future travel patterns by analyzing 17 million booking transactions a day, predicts that the impact of the terrorist attack on ...
Kenya has recently experienced a terrorist attack, and one of the fast growing sectors in the country is tourism. What will be the impact of these attacks ...
The impact of the terrorist attack on the DusitD2 hotel in Nairobi this week is predicted to have a minimal impact on tourism to Kenya and any setback ...
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Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) will be leading local travel trade partners on marketing missions in India and Spain as the country seeks to grow tourism ...
(MENAFN - The Conversation) The impact of Kenya's recent terrorist attack will be felt greatly by its tourism industry. Terrorism, and insecurity ...
The impact of Kenya's recent terrorist attack will be felt greatly by its tourism industry. Terrorism, and insecurity generally, is largely responsible for the ...
CS Najib Balala MOMBASA, KENYA: Increased interest from Indian film-makers in Kenya over shooting locations locally will lead to more visitation ...
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ADV) – It has been established that the excellent quality of Kenya roads, especially those leading to tourist attractions, is the ...
(Maarufu Mohamed, Standard) Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary , Mr Najib Balala is using the international platform at the Fitur 2019 , largest ...
Indian film industry better known as Bollywood is one of the largest in the world raking in billions of dollars on revenue with massive audiences.
Kenya's serene beaches and tropical climate have long been a magnet for tourists, especially from Europe. But attacks and kidnappings by the armed ...
Kenya's president, Uhuru Kenyatta, had been on hand the day before to send off the same Kenya Airways Boeing 787 Dreamliner and its 234 ...
Thai-born US billionaire William Heinecke is expanding his luxury hotel portfolio in Kenya with the planned opening of a new luxury tented camp near ...
One of the key underutilised opportunities for creating jobs in Kenya was outlined in a prophecy made 60 years ago. The prophet in this case was Dr ...
Wildlife-based tourism is growing rapidly worldwide as the number of tourists continues to grow and as travellers seek out new and more enriching ...
Ten national parks will be rebranded to help drive up tourist numbers. Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala said they want the experience to go ...
Isiolo and Samburu counties have resolved to tackle insecurity that has threatened to cripple tourism in the northern circuit. Livestock encroachment in ...
[Maarufu Mohamed, Standard] After a resounding 2018 where Kenya recorded 2 million tourist arrivals, the country is now laying focus on tapping into ...
Uganda's tourism minister has suggested showcasing curvy women in order to attract more visitors. Godfrey Kiwanda described the plan at the launch ...
Dusit International, one of Thailand's leading hotel and property development companies, has announced it will reopen the dusitD2 Nairobi hotel at ...
Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua disclosed that Tourism CEC Faith Wathome had resigned from her position. In a press statement, Dr Mutua state that ...
Bringing more visibility and creating awareness about the Seychelles islands were only two of the Seychelles Tourism Board's (STB) missions during ...
Central Bank of Kenya has projected an improved performance in Kenya's hospitality sector in the first four months to April compared to same period ...
NAIROBI, Feb. 15 (Xinhua) -- Kenya is targeting affluent Chinese visitors to boost the country's tourism sector, an official said on Friday. Betty Radier ...
Kenya is looking forward to the affluent visitors from China to enhance the country's tourism sector, an official said on December 15. Kenya Tourism ...
Just over 20 years ago, Svein Wilhelmsen visited Kenya's Maasai Mara and met Ole Taek, a Maasai Chief. As the story goes, the two men spoke late ...
NAIROBI, March 2 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's tourism industry stakeholders will travel to Germany next week to showcase the country's rich diversity of ...
Kenya has stepped up her initiatives to sustain the beach and wildlife products she is known for says Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary Hon.
Last year, Kenyan Cabinet Secretary of Tourism Najib Balala met his goal of welcoming over two million visitors to Kenya during his term in office and ...
Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala at the Karen Country Club's practice putting green [photo courtesy ] The year 2018 was quite ...
Kenya is committed to developing sustainable beach and wildlife products which it is known for, Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala ...
French national carrier Air France is set to launch two additional weekly flights to Nairobi beginning April 1. The increased flights between Charles de ...
The United Nations Scientific Educational and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is currently holding a regional ministerial workshop on underwater ...
Travel & Tourism in Kenya grew faster than the regional average and significantly above other economies in Sub-Saharan Africa, according to new ...
NAIROBI, March 13 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's travel and tourism sector grew faster than the regional average and the growth is above other economies in ...
NAIROBI, Kenya,Mar 13 – The travel and tourism sector in Kenya grew by 5.6% ahead of the normal global average of 3.9% contributing Sh790B ...
Travel and tourism in Kenya grew faster than the regional average and significantly above other economies in Sub-Saharan Africa, according to new ...
World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) reported (13-Mar-2019) growth in travel and tourism in Kenya was greater than the regional average and ...
A section of Kenyan musicians are up in arms with organizers of an upcoming event dubbed Magical Kenyan open golf tournament set to be ...
Tourism and travel contributed 8.8 percent to the economy in 2018 and supported 1.1 million jobs in Kenya. This is according to the latest research by ...
A new research by World Tourism and Travel Council (WTTC) has revealed that travel and tourism in Kenya grew faster, exceeding the regional ...
Nairobi — The travel and tourism sector in Kenya grew by 5.6% ahead of the normal global average of 3.9% contributing Sh790B towards the ...
Travel and tourism in Kenya grew faster than the regional average and significantly above other economies in Sub-Saharan Africa. This is according ...
Kenya's travel and tourism sector grew faster than the regional average and is above other economies in sub-Saharan Africa, says a report released in ...
Diani, Ukunda — Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa is now a certified official member of Africa Travel and Tourism Association (ATTA). The new ...
... • Across the five major football leagues in Europe, 25 clubs have signed partnerships with a tourism authority. • The deals also follow the trend of ...
Nairobi National Park [Photo courtesy] More than 60 firms in Kenya's tourism and hospitality sector are gathered at the Sarit Center for the 2019 ...
The construction of the Sh.460 million Mombasa waterfront project is progressing on schedule and it would be completed by July this year. This was ...
Writing in the London Evening Standard, television judge Robert Rinder has called on Britons to holiday in Kenya and support the tourism industry in ...
Key players in the hospitality industry have embarked on a new initiative to open up western Kenya to tourism opportunities. The first step in marketing ...
Published on 04.04.2019 at 16h21 by APA News. Share. Kenya's First Lady Margaret Kenyatta on Thursday said that African governments are taking ...
NAIROBI, April 5 (Xinhua) -- Kenya has domesticated global best practices to become a hub for conferences and events amid quest to expand tourism ...
NAIROBI, April 5 (Xinhua) — Kenya has domesticated global best practices to become a hub for conferences and events amid quest to expand ...
Immediate former Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet, Monday took the oath of office as Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for Tourism and ...
Boinnet was appointed by President Uhuru Kenyatta to serve as CAS in the Ministry of Tourism and Agriculture after his term as IG expired. - He was ...
Nairobi — Immediate former Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet, Monday took the oath of office as Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for ...
NAIROBI, April 9 (Xinhua) -- Kenya plans to inaugurate the country's seventh world heritage site located in western county of Migori in mid-April in a ...
The move by the United States government to list Kenya in a newly-created travel advisory category that singles out global kidnapping hotspots is yet ...
Kenya has been working to boost its economy by making tourism more attractive. The government has introduced policies to make intra-Africa travel ...
Tourism CS Najib Balala on Saturday declared free entry to Nairobi National Park on April 14. Balala made the announcement at the Kenya Wildlife ...
The government is eyeing major infrastructure projects to ease connectivity and attract international tourists and investors to the Kenyan Coast.
Kenyan tourism investors have protested Washington's decision to start running the kidnapping risk on Kenya when assessing the safety of travelling ...
... • Over 2 million international arrivals last year with international tourists spending over Sh 157 billion in Kenya. •Travel and tourism supported 8.8 ...
$3.8 billion line is largest investment since country's independence in 1963. Sarah Kabu, the managing director of a travel company in Nairobi, ...
NAIROBI, April 9 (Xinhua) — Kenya plans to inaugurate the country's seventh world heritage site located in western county of Migori in mid-April in a ...
The tourism sector in the coastal city of Mombasa is reaping big from the long Easter weekend courtesy of the domestic market. Some of the hoteliers ...
NAIROBI, April 22 (Xinhua) -- If it was not for the standard gauge railway (SGR) train, Gilbert Wandera, a businessman in Nairobi, Kenya's capital, ...
If it was not for the standard gauge railway (SGR) train, Gilbert Wandera, a businessman in Nairobi, Kenya's capital, would not have taken his family for ...