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On World Toilet Day, Nakuru County opened one of the world’s most cost-effective waste treatment sites in the world in partnership with the public water utility, Navaisha Water Sewerage and Sanitation Company (NAIVAWASS), and a private social enterprise Sanivation. The site, which will serve over 10,000 people, intakes fecal sludge and transforms it into briquettes that …

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Written by: Pratibha bissht pratibhabissht@mtkenyatimes.co.ke Ginger – ginger is Rich in potent anti – inflammatory elements. Ginger is a natural adaptogen which helps in keeping your adrenal system healthy and fine. It enhances your natural ability to with stand different stressors including air pollution. It enhances your capability to tolerate and with stand different stressors …

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Many times as human things we learn there is a problem and that we need to act, the hard way. It should not be that way as having intellect allows us to not only have hindsight but foresight on how to make our lives better and safeguard against risks many which can be prevented, mitigated …

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Recently I attended a conference in Nairobi titled Strengthening Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change in Kenya Plus organized by UKAID. The conference attended by senior government officials from the ministry of environment and conservation,  Senior  county government representatives, senate representation, some  Private sector player and Civil society had some candid discussion on the realities …

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I rarely get time to watch television but when I do it is often to do with catching a bit on news, some interesting discussion or a documentary, a soccer match or those tough American Presidential campaigns episodes when it is in season or such.  While the famous handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Longtime …

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Incorporates Abnormal state Clerical Fragment facilitated by the Legislature of Benin Key partners from people in general division, private area and common society from Africa and past are set to meet one week from now in Cotonou, Benin, to make forward communitarian atmosphere move for economical advancement in the locale. At the ninth Africa Carbon …

Global climate change is at Africa’s door step. As we celebrate World Environment Day today, what can we do to assuage its effects, questions Jung Hyun Park, Vice President and Managing Director of Samsung Electronics East Africa. From the US to Thailand, the Caribbean and Kenya, this past month alone has seen countries across the …

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“The millions of people living on the African continent are on the frontlines of climate change, and it is critical that polluters are held accountable for the suffering and injustice global warming is already inflicting” Denouncing Trump’s decision to abandon the Paris Climate Agreement, Greenpeace International (www.Greenpeace.org) said the decision would cost the US its …

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The objective was to present a new strategy that repositions ACPC within the Economic Commission of Africa’s (ECA) institutional architecture as a center of reference Today, 15 December, the Africa Climate Policy center (ACPC) organized a development partners round table. The objective was to present a new strategy that repositions ACPC within the Economic Commission …

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It is in the enlightened self-interest of African private sector to begin to mobilise investment capital for Africa’s climate action The global community for climate action was spooked by the November 8 election of Donald Trump as the next President of the United States. The US President-elect had earned the sobriquet of “climate denier,” for …

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