Air France-KLM makes school bags from old billboards, banners

Air France-KLM has creatively repurposed eco-friendly bags and pouches from old billboards and banners in its…

Absa Bank Kenya leads mangrove reafforestation drive in Kilifi

Absa Bank Kenya, in partnership with Safaricom, has rolled out an initiative plant and nurture 100,000…

SGA Security champions sustainability by recycling staff uniforms

SGA Security, a private security firm, is pushing environmental sustainability through recycling of old guards’ uniforms…

Why Kenyans should step up tree planting

The Spouse of the Deputy President Pastor Dorcas Rigathi is calling on Kenyans to take up…

Applications open for startups seeking Kshs 40 million in funding

Application has been opened for climate tech-startups focusing on sustainable agriculture, the circular economy, conservation technology,…

Kakuzi highlights sustainable projects in its fourth ESG report

Partnership between the government and the private sector is key in driving sustainable projects to help…

European Investment Bank boosts climate action in Kenya

The European Investment Bank and the Central Bank of Kenya have launched a new climate finance…

WFP: The worst of flooding in East Africa yet to come

Devastating floods are threatening to worsen food insecurity across eastern Africa as heavy rains pound a…

Why Bamburi Cement is halting Ordinary Cement production

Bamburi Cement Plc says it will cease production of Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) from next month,…

How AI is optimizing AstraZeneca’s reforestation programme

AstraZeneca has made a pledge to plant up to six million trees in western Kenya, which…

70 killed, 36,000 displaced by El-Nino, Kenya President says

Kenya’s President William Ruto says the ongoing El-Nino has claimed the lives of 70 people. He says…

Safal MRM Foundation mobilizes stakeholders to plant trees

The Safal MRM Foundation, Mabati Rolling Mills employees, community members, and stakeholders, have joined hands to…

Bamburi Cement Plc targets to fully decarbonize by 2050

Bamburi Cement Plc is targeting to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by the year 2050 driven by…

How coal, oil, and gas are fueling cost-of-living crisis

By UN Climate Change Executive-Secretary, Simon Stiell Over the last couple of years inflation has caused…

Kenyan schools join CNN’s Call to Earth Day

Two Kenyan schools comprising Rusinga School, and Crawford International School have partnered with CNN to produce…

Innovative way of flushing unveiled on World Toilet Day

Innovation abounds in the race to broaden access to clean water and sanitation around the globe…

Deputy President’s update on El-Nino mitigation measures

STATEMENT BY H.E. RIGATHI GACHAGUA, EGH, DEPUTY PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA, ON THE CURRENT…

Nairobi county government steps up El Nino preparedness

The Nairobi County Government says millions of shillings may have been saved after activating an El…

Artists, activists call for halting of plastics production

Thirteen celebrated activists, athletes and actors from around the world are calling to end the age…

Absa Bank Kenya facilitates planting of 30,000 trees

Absa Bank Kenya has commissioned a Kshs 2 million tree planting initiative on the National Tree…

Why countries should rethink plastic products

Countries should explore alternatives to the use of plastic bags as part of efforts to tackle…

Corporate leaders participate in countrywide tree-planting initiative

Private sector leaders joined the national tree growing exercise on Monday geared at facilitating the planting…

2024 Earthshot Prize to fete innovative climate-change solutions

Global environment-saving initiative, The Earthshot Prize, is calling innovators, entrepreneurs, community leaders and activists who are…

EU pushes for alternative climate funding options for Africa

Kenya and the rest of Africa are facing devastating economic consequences due to the inadequacy of…

Wavinya calls for fast tracking of clean-up of River Athi

Machakos Governor, Wavinya Ndeti has urged the National Government to speed up the clean up of…

The Nature Conservancy launches River Yala Water Fund

The Nature Conservancy has today unveiled a plan to restore the catchment areas in the River…

ChildFund, Coca Cola empower youth to manage plastic waste

A waste management project by ChildFund with the support of Coca Cola has imparted entrepreneurial skills…

Absa Bank Kenya’s sustainable finance kitty to hit Kshs 120 billion

Absa Bank Kenya PLC has pledged to double its sustainable finance allocation to Kshs 120 billion…

Construction players chat ways towards decarbonisation

Bamburi Cement Plc targets to hold a dialogue with 600 architects, designers, engineers, developers, contractors, materials…

Collaboration needed in the fight against climate change

By Soipan Tuya and Dr. Agnes Kalibata  In line with global trends, Kenya has seen a…

KBL’s spirits glass recycling initiative creates 500 jobs in Kenya

Kenya Breweries Limited (KBL) has announced the collection of 144,000 cases of recyclable spirits bottles in…

Kibo plans to plant 100,000 trees in sustainability efforts

Kibo Africa, a leading local motorcycle manufacturer, is accelerating its commitment to a more sustainable future…

Forest rangers to anchor Kenya’s climate change action

President William Ruto says the Government has enhanced the capabilities of forest rangers to protect the…

International Rescue Committee calls for urgent El Nino support

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is sounding an alarm following heavy flooding in parts of Somalia,…

Weather-related disasters displace 43.1 million children

A statement by United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) A growing number of children are being forced…

The Nature Conservancy creates sustainable agriculture hub

The Nature Conservancy has announced a new partnership with the CGIAR Excellence in Agronomy (EiA) Initiative…

$1 million ocean sustainability initiative launched

BFA Global, FSD Africa, and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) have launched the…

President Ruto orders out those living in forest land

President William Ruto has asked all those who have encroached on Government forests across the country…

Government, development partners to review the El Nino kitty

Counties and development partners will meet with the National Government officials to review the required resources…

Pastor Dorcas calls for tree planting grants from rich countries

Developed countries should offer grants to poor countries to mitigate climate change through carbon sinks. This…

Government reviews El Nino preparedness

Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua has called for a unified response to the El Niño rains saying…

Old Mutual Investment Group to drive sustainable investments

Old Mutual Investment Group has urged trustees to Integrate Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) considerations in their investment decision-making…

Deloitte Kenya joins the United Nations Global Compact

Deloitte Kenya has joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact as part of its commitment to…

Coalition to develop carbon market standard and platform launched

Founding members of the Peoples Forests Partnership have launched the Equitable Earth Coalition. In partnership with…

Healthcare workers trained ahead of El Nino

Healthcare workers in the counties of Mandera, Marsabit, Wajir and Garissa are getting ready for the…

IFC to promote green building practices in Kenya

The University of Nairobi (UoN) and IFC, a member of the World Bank, have signed a…

Germany, US commit $50 million in climate financing

The African Development Bank’s Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) welcomes $50 million in new funding…

Scaling debt-for-climate swaps to finance Climate Action

With Africa requiring over $300 billion annually for climate adaptation, policymakers and government officials meeting at…

Sustainable tea practices backed to create more value

Lipton Teas and Infusions brought together leading stakeholders in the tea industry to foster increased value…

How Nairobi County has prepared for the El Niño

With most parts of the Horn of Africa projected to experience El Niño, Nairobi City County,…