Environment Updates

KENYA COMMITS TO CURB MARINE PLASTIC POLLUTION
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

PS Environment and Forestry Ali Noor Ismail, when he led a team of Ministry officials during the Commonwealth Clean Oceans Ministerial breakfast meeting at a Nairobi hote. Kenya has put in place all necessary measures to curb extensive marine plastic pollution, Environment and Forestry CS Keriako Tobiko has said. At the same time the CS
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WEATHER FORECAST FOR THE NEXT SEVEN-DAY PERIOD VALID 27TH NOVEMBER TO 3RD DECEMBER, 2018
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

WEATHER REVIEW FOR THE LAST SEVEN DAYS (19TH TO 25TH NOVEMBER, 2018) Rainfall Review Rainfall was recorded over several parts of the country. Parts of the Southeastern Lowlands recorded heavy rainfall as depicted in Figures 1 and 2. A comparison between the previous seven days (12th to 18th November, 2018) with the period under review
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Weather Review
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Review of October-November-December (OND) 2018 rainfall season and forecast for November- December 2018 …Read more     Powered by WPeMatico

Government extends Moratorium on Logging
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Extension of the Moratorium on logging activities in Public and Community Forests…..Read More Powered by WPeMatico

SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF BRANDED BINLINERS, BRANDED BINS, BRANDED WEIGHING SCALES AND BRANDED SAFETY BOXES
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

This Invitation for Tenders is open to all tenderers eligible as described in the Invitation to Tender. Successful tenderers shall complete the supply of goods by the intended completion date specified in the Schedule of Requirements Section VI……..read more(Download) Powered by WPeMatico

THE 1ST NATIONAL PET FORUM HELD.
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

The-Director-of-Awareness-in-the-Ministry-Dr.-Ayub-Macharia-with-other-panelists-during-the-high-level-policy-dialogue-during-the-PET-Forum-at-the-KICC..jpg The Ministry of Environment and Forestry, is in the process of finalizing the Waste Management Bill and Policy, that will commit the Government to put in place measures to reduce the amount of waste generated and ensure the waste is re-used, recycled and recovered in an environmentally manner, Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry, Mr.
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KENYA AND JAPAN IN JOINT MERCURY MONITORING.
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Experts on Mercury from IDEA Consultants, Japan, assisted by officials from U-POPs- Min of Env. & F and University of Nbi, scooping samples for mercury testing at Dandora dumpsite, Nbi. The Ministry of Environment of Japan, in collaborative work with the United Nations Environment Progarmme (UNEP), is promoting the support for developing Countries’ efforts in
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CS Tobiko Appeals for Resources to Boost Sector.
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

CS Tobiko when he addressed the visiting presidential delivery Unit team on a courtesy call to his office. Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko has appealed to the Government to consider allocating corresponding resources to the Environment Sector as it was the bed rock of development in the Country. He said that the government’s
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CS TOBIKO URGES COMMUNITY-LED APPROACH TO RESTORE LANDSCAPES
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko has underscored the importance of involving communities to achieve holistic restoration of degraded landscapes. The CS noted that indigenous knowledge of climate change was always available within the local communities and must be utilized if restoration initiatives were to succeed. CS Tobiko said that the country was determined to achieve 10
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WEATHER REVIEW FOR THE LAST SEVEN DAYS (29TH OCTOBER TO 4TH NOVEMBER, 2018)
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Rainfall continued to be recorded over the Lake Victoria Basin, Highlands West of the Rift Valley, Central and South Rift Valley, Central Highlands, the Southeastern Lowlands and the Northeast as depicted in Figures 1 and 2. The Coastal Strip remained mostly dry. A comparison between the previous seven days (22nd to 28th October, 2018) with
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