STRENGTHENING ADAPTATION AND RESILIENCE TO CLIMATE CHANGE: THE KENYA CLIMATE INNOVATION CENTER
When it’s dry around the equator, the heat is intense. Hot winds blow across the African continent sucking away the last surviving drops of moisture rendering the land dry and unproductive for farming.
TECHNOLOGY AND SUSTAINABILITY: AN ESSENTIAL MERGER
A few days ago, at the StARCK+ forum, I was caught in a rather bleak debate about the future of the world and human civilization.
FLOODING: A CALL FOR CLIMATE ACTION IN AFRICA.
It is a rainy day here in Kenya and looking down through my office glass window, I can see the devastation that the nearby Nairobi River has caused, swelling up beyond its banks, the parking lot almost non-existent.
TAKING CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY TO THE NEXT LEVEL FOR WIN-WIN IN BUSINESS
Businesses have traditionally not involved themselves in tackling the social challenges that countries face and for a long period, this was seen as a role of government.
UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO ELECTRICITY IS AT THE HEART OF AGENDA 2030
Which SDG holds the key to unlocking the potential of realizing the 2030 Agenda? What should we prioritize on?
INVOLVING THE AFRICAN YOUTH TOWARD THE ACHIEVEMENT OF THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
I believe that the youth are the golden key in realising the Sustainable Development Goals. Despite the need to engage the youth, we must also provide them with opportunities that they can engage in.
DECOUPLING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND CARBON EMISSIONS IN AFRICA
It’s long been assumed that prosperity is not achievable without reliance on fossil fuel-powered energy.
EMBED SUSTAINABILITY CULTURE INTO YOUR ORGANIZATION WITH THESE 3 TIPS
Corporate sustainability is steadily blooming in the conventional African corporate sector.
URBAN AGRICULTURE FOR SUSTAINABLE CITIES IN AFRICA
The rapid urbanization in our cities is concurrent with rapid increase in urban poverty and urban food insecurity. It is expected that by the year 2020, about 40-45% of the poor in Africa and Asia will be concentrated in towns and cities.
NURTURING OUR CHILDREN'S IMAGINATION ON ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
The broad construct of environmental sustainability agenda is increasingly being identified as society’s reorientation that’s equipping people with systemic problem solving skills to address today’s complex environmental sustainability issues.