Climate change

African business chiefs rooting for carbon tax to up climate resilience

MONEY: More than 90 per cent of African business leaders believe a well-designed global carbon taxation regime can boost green […]

Industry plays key role in combating climate change

 Thanks to the efforts of young people such as Elizabeth Wanjiru Wathuti and Greta Thunberg who are speaking up and […]

Shift in cash crops as macadamia farming takes root in Nakuru County

For countless years, maize and potatoes farming has been a major source of income for thousands of farmers in Nakuru […]

Why debt-for-climate swaps is key for recovery

Leslie Olonyi  Covid-19 has wildly reiterated the growing external debt problem in the developing world, especially Africa. Unsustainable debt, environment […]

Majority of world population believe climate change is global emergency

Sixty-four percent(64%) of the world population believe climate change is a global emergency, according to a United Nations poll. The survey, organized […]

Renewed forests policy critical for growth

Two significant developments on the national and global stage last week draw our attention to the critical link between the […]

Report links drinks companies to massive plastic pollution

Four global drinks giants are responsible for more than half a million tonnes of plastic pollution in six developing countries […]

Bill Gates steps down from Microsoft board to focus on philanthropy

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is stepping down from the company’s board to spend more time on philanthropic activities. He says […]

Climate change set to impact on city housing Nairobi in 30 years

Nairobi may experience the biggest overall climate shift by 2050 according to a survey on 85 global cities, moving from […]

Above-normal rainfall expected from March to May

Jasmine Atieno @sparkleMine Kenya will experience above-normal rainfall during the long rain season of March to May. A forecast released […]