Greener, Greater Environment

Environment


This forms one of the key objectives of the organization. The organization strives to ensure a clean, healthy and sustainable environment.

Key interventions:

  • Formation of tree nurseries 
  • Planting of trees each year 
  • Creation of landfills for waste dumping and management 
  • Mobilize public support for environmental protection and compliance with laws to prevent violations of human and environmental rights through local leadership and county campaigns. 
  • Organizing awareness forums and public campaigns to build the capacity of the community on the importance of Natural resources such as forest, water points and how to conserve them
  • Promoting of green transport system
  • Installing of waste bins in areas  and towns
  • Increasing the understanding of the community on the impact of climate change and what actions they can take to build resilience. 
  • Organizing awareness forums and public campaigns to build the capacity of the community on the importance of Natural resources such as forest, water points and how to conserve them
  • Influence county governments’ policy for the restoration and protection of indigenous forests through community led approaches- especially standing forests in the context of climate change. 
  • Promote use of energy saving Jiko by the community members by helping them develop the rocket stoves.

 

Climate and Climate Change


Due to the rising situation of climate change, Kenya is not left out in the actions on climate change. Therefore, the organization has underlying strategies to help combat climate change. These include:

  • Starting of carbon off setting projects such as: 
  • Starting community re-afforestation project 
  • Initiating efficient cooking stoves
  • Promoting solar lighting to the people 
  • Greening of transport 

N/B: These would be piloted in partnership with other developmental organizations who share the same objectives towards climate change.