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Extreme Weather 2019: The Great Barrier Reef Facing Crisis Due To Climate Change
May 10, 2016 News

The Australian government said in a report Friday that the outlook for the Great Barrier Reef has been downgraded to “very poor” from “poor” and that … Go to Source Powered by WPeMatico

Technology won’t save us from climate change
May 10, 2016 News

If the Roman Republic understood the conditions that caused climate change, they could have easily put a stop to it. That’s because all you have to do … Go to Source Powered by WPeMatico

PROVIDE EFFICIENT AND ACCOUNTABLE SERVICE TO WANAINCHI- SAYS TOBIKO.
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

CS, Mr. Keriako Tobiko, with Mr. Steve Ndele, the Principal Administrative Secretary, Executive Office of the President, during the PC vetting exercise. Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko has called on staff from the ministry to ensure they provide prompt , responsive and efficient service to the public as value for their tax .
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CS CALLS FOR TASK FORCE TO ADDRESS WOOD DEFICIT
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

CS, Mr. Keriako makes a point during the presentation, flanked by Dr. Njuguna from KEFRI, Mr. Gichu from Conservation Directorate and Mr. Wlson Tonkei from the CS office. Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko has directed the formation of a multi-disciplinary task force to address the national wood deficit that rose sharply following a
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REPOSITORY OF CHEMICALS & WASTE INFORMATION SITE DEVELOPED
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Officers from the Ministry of Environment and Forestry during the website updating session in Naivasha. The sound management of chemicals and wastes is an important component in achieving sustainable, inclusive and resilient human development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which aim to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that, all people enjoy peace
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Second phase of Mau evictions to kick off soon
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary (CS) Keriako Tobiko has said the second phase of Mau forest restoration will not be negotiable. Speaking during a meeting with various stakeholders in the Narok County Commissioner`s office, Tobiko clarified that the process would not be about eviction but restoration as the land belonged to the State. He said that the
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Nanyuki residents protest over garbage dumping
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Garbage heaps dumped at Cottage Estate in Nanyuki. Residents are accusing County Waste Disposal employees of shoving the trash from roadside dumpsites back to their compounds. They fear disease outbreak if the trend continues.Photos by Martin Munyi/KNA Residents of Nanyuki town and its environs are up in arms over alleged dumping of garbage back into
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Governor Mutua shows way for Devolved Waste Management
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Machakos Governor Dr. Alfred Mutua while on a development tour of Tala in Mwatungulu sub-county where he launched 400 new large garbage bins. As the devolved function of waste management gains momentum, Machakos Governor Dr. Alfred Mutua has led the way by spearheading cleanliness in various towns of the county. He urged residents to uphold
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CS TOBIKO INAUGURATES NEW SHRINE IN MOUNT KENYA.
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

The Agikuyu Holy Shrine inaugurated  last week by Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko shall be accessed and used free of charge for worship and other spiritual & religious rites by members of the Agikuyu Community on the following terms & conditions. No putting up of structures or settlement No cultivation of crops or
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ADOPT CIRCULAR ECONOMY TO DEAL WITH WASTE
May 10, 2016 Environment Updates

Residents of Malindi town clean the town during the monthly clean up exercise Environment and Forestry Principal Secretary Dr Ibrahim Mohamed has called on Kenyan to adopt the circular economy model in terms of dealing with waste. “The Ministry has finalized public consultations on development of a Sustainable Waste Management (SWM) Bill and Policy”. The
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